WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
Where3358 Cesar Chavez StSan Francisco, CA 94110
Position Objective: This position inspires, coaches and supports immigrant workers on-the-job so they develop skills and tactics to fulfill and improve their work performance.
This position is part of a volunteer team that supports the operations of the worker center and the worker collectives. It is directed to transforming the lives of low-wage immigrant workers at a personal level, in order to develop leaders who can promote the dignity of their work and transform the industries in which they work.
Coaches and coachees decide on a schedule that works for them both. Generally, the time commitment is 2-4 sessions per month for one hour each. And the duration can be 3, 6 or 9 months. And some coaches choose to stay on for much longer. And still other coaches take pauses to attend to other commitments and return to working with their coachee.
Benefits of Participation:
Professional development for supervising and motivating other workers
Increased earning potential
Opportunity to make a positive impact for immigrant workers
Manageable time commitment
To inspire, coach and support workers in:
Reading and replying to e-mail messages written in English
Utilizing smart phones, office phones, and digital organizers as work tools
Having phone conversations in an organized and professional manner
Managing and using google calendars and outlook for scheduling events
Utilizing Google Docs, Sheets, Drive, Voice, and/or similar tools to produce written documents, spreadsheets, presentations, etc. in English
Conducting job-related functions that can vary according to each specific job
Fulfill documentation expectations of the program: logs, sheets, reports, scorecards, etc.
To evaluate worker’s skills development and suggests additional trainings and supports
Highly developed communication skills and lots of patience
Highly proficient in the English language and computer skills
Commitment to social justice, specifically women’s and immigrant rights
Compassionate and caring approach to supporting immigrant workers
Ability to work in a democratic decision-making model with staff and members
Highly motivated and extremely organized
- Adult Education
- People Skills
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- 4 hours a week