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1617 John F. Kennedy BoulevardSuite 555Philadelphia, PA 19103


Our Volunteer Instructors are responsible for teaching a group of students (no more than 6 students) ESL, GED, or Civics. Instructors are expected to develop lesson plans that provide instruction in English Language as well as in workplace culture and job skills. Also, our instructors are expected to support the efforts of the program to create a workplace environment for participants.


  • Fluent in English speaking, reading and writing
  • Four-year degree or be currently enrolled in a four-year degree program
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment
  • Prior experience teaching or tutoring

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Volunteer instructor for a small group of students (not to exceed more than six students)
  • Prepare and execute student-appropriate lesson plans and activities
  • Monitor and record student progress
  • Maintain student attendance


  • Coordinate and communicate with support staff (Instructor, Tutor Coordinator, Case Manager)
  • Prepare weekly lesson plans to be submitted to the Tutor Coordinator
  • Minimum of one semester commitment
  • Attend all class sessions and training activities
  • Professional behavior and sense of responsibility
  • Cultural sensitivity to a wide range of life experiences
  • Adhere to and uphold the Welcoming Center’s mission statement, policies and goals


Good Match For

People 55+

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