Cause Areas


Thu Sep 01, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016


31-09 Newtown AvenueSuite 411Astoria, NY 11102


The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA) is a social services organization that works to integrate new immigrants from South Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Latin America into the socio-economic and civic life of American society while maintaining pride in their cultural heritage.

CIANA runs adult ESL and Civics classes for new immigrants and Americans 3 days per week. Needs for the program include curriculum development, student satisfaction monitoring, and resource development and improvement.

  • managing intake data and student registration
  • helping run placement tests and recording results
  • helping implement monitoring and evaluation of student progress
  • Must be available from 10-1 Tu/W/Th
  • Spanish, Arabic, or Bengali speakers are preferred, but not required.
  • Course work in ESL, adult learners, or education required
  • Desire to learn about program management preferred, but not required
  • Great collaborator and brain-stormer

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to Ms. Devon Stein at volunteer@cianainc.org. Please include the position title in the subject line of the application.


  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Tutoring
  • Adult Education
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Instructor who can commit at least 3 months.
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