Cantonese speaker needed to help adult with disabilities reach his potential!


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Jan 23, 2017 12:30 PM - Wed May 31, 2017 02:45 PM

Where

88 4th StreetSan Francisco, CA 94103

About

Through our partnership with City College, the Arc San Francisco has a Job Club class taught by a CCSF faculty member located at CCSF downtown campus that is attended by Arc SF clients (adults with developmental disabilities). We need a volunteer who speaks Cantonese to assist with translation for a Cantonese speaking student who is searching for work.

Class topics include:
▪ Interview and communication skills
▪ Showing respect, helpfulness, and good attitudes at work
▪ Time management
▪ Job-hunting documents
▪ Job-hunting and workplace vocabulary
▪ Professional presentation and behavior for various work environments
▪ Addressing problems at work and in the job search - how to get help, asking questions, and handling emotional situations
▪ Supporting yourself and others in finding work and keeping work

Schedule:*
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30 - 2:45
▪ 12:30 - 1:00: Individual and small group work
▪ 1:00 - 2:45: Whole class work

Beginning Tuesday, August 16
Ending Thursday, December 15
(Holidays: October 18, November 24)

Location:
CCSF Downtown Campus, room 818
(88 4th Street, at the corner of 4th and Mission)

*Hoping to find volunteers to commit to the entire semester and to come to at least one of the two classes each week. Time can be flexible, if you're interested please email gerkanat@thearcsf.org and we can chat about the time committment!

Skills

  • Special Needs
  • Adult Education
  • Tutoring
  • Bilingual
  • Cantonese / Mandarin

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours per week for 3 months

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