Be The Change! Become an ESL Instructor


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Fri Mar 31, 2017 - Sun Apr 30, 2017


1510 N Claremont AvenueChicago, IL 60622


We offer talented individuals the opportunity to lend their knowledge of the English language to our enthusiastic adult students. Instructors will help our students build English skills and conversational confidence. Instructors are not required to know a foreign language. Volunteers are asked to volunteer once a week for two hours. Interested instructors will have the opportunity to observe a class and receive free training prior to starting. Once onboarded you will have the knowledge and resources of dedicated staff to assist you in becoming an effective ESL Instructor and/or Assistant.


Prepare lesson plans and teach English to speakers of other languages. Including and not limited to grammar, writing, reading, speaking, and listening skills.


We are in Urgent need of a Thursday Morning ESL Instructor (10am -11:30am) who is looking to start as soon as possible.


Over 18 years old

Semester long commitment, 2 hours a week

Complete 12 hour Literary Works training (free to volunteers)

Provide copy of resume and two professional references

Pass a background check

Accepting of other cultures and beliefs

Bilingual a plus, but not necessary


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

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • six months

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