Citizenship Class Teaching Aide - Help Service Workers Prepare for Citizenship!


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Sep 17, 2016 10:00 AM - Sat Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM

Where

3411 E. 12th St., Suite 200Oakland, CA 94601


About

VOLUNTEER TO HELP IMMIGRANT SERVICE WORKERS GAIN THEIR CITIZENSHIP!

Teaching Aides needed to assist instructor in a class to help low-wage janitors and other service workers prepare for citizenship exam & other requirements. Teaching Aides will help answer students' questions, lead activities, and work with small groups of students.

Our Organization: Building Skills Partnership (BSP) is a statewide non-profit collaboration between the California janitors' union (SEIU-USWW), community leaders, and responsible businesses to build a strong future for building service workers, their families, and communities by advancing skills, opportunities, and self sufficiency.

Volunteer Skill Requirements: Patience, enthusiasm, respect for other cultures, and flexibility. Commitment and dependability. Spanish speaking skills and teaching experience helpful, but not required.

Class Schedule: Saturdays from 10am-12pm starting September 17, 2016

Location: SEIU-USWW Office - 3411 E. 12th St., Suite 200, Oakland, CA (Next to Fruitvale Bart Station)

Benefits: As a volunteer at BSP you will receive training and acquire skills in teaching Citizenship, gain knowledge about the issues facing newcomer families, and learn about the social services and other resources available to immigrants and low-wage workers in the Bay Area counties. BSP is a registered 501(c)(3) and volunteer hours can count towards fulfilling a community service requirement.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Once a week on Saturdays

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