Teach English (ESL) in North East Minneapolis


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


724 Lowry Ave NEMinneapolis, MN 55418


Would you like to gain experience teaching English and make a difference in the lives of your neighbors? Volunteer as a teacher, classroom assistant or one-on-one tutor with Minnesota Literacy Council's Learning Center on Lowry Ave in North East Minneapolis!

We have a need for AM and PM ESL teachers at this time. The time commitment is one morning per week (~3 hours per week), for a minimum of four months. We have a variety of opportunities available. Below are some of the positions available, but we are flexible and would love to have you volunteer with us!

*Be a one-to-one tutor, all levels, Monday and Wednesday, 10 am - noon. Positions available now!

*Current open morning volunteer positions:

  • Monday, Beginning ESL Lead Teacher, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Monday, Pre-Beginning ESL Lead Teacher, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Monday, English Computer Lab Tutor, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday, English Computer Lab Tutor, 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Mon/Wed/Thurs, Classroom Assistant/Co-Teacher, 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

*Teach one of the following ESL classes from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.:

  • Monday Pre-Beginning
  • Wednesday Advanced class
  • Thursday Beginning class

Volunteer teachers and assistants work weekly with enthusiastic groups of learners. Curriculum, textbooks, and other materials for lesson preparation are provided. You'll gain valuable experience while making a lasting difference in the life of an adult learner. No previous teaching experience or foreign language proficiency required. A required training is provided.

For more information, please contact Madeleine Emanuel at memanuel@mnliteracy.org or call 651-251-9060.


After expressing interest a coordinator will contact you to provide directions for this opportunity.


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

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of Four Months
  • Volunteers must commit to one morning per week (3 hours)

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