Bilingual Spanish-English volunteer for ESOL class in downtown Boston


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Dec 05, 2016 04:00 PM - Wed May 24, 2017 06:00 PM

Where

Boloco133 Federal StreetBoston, MA 02110

About

Volunteer in an ESOL class for beginner-level English speakers who are employees of Boloco. Work with one or two native Spanish-speaking students who need extra support. Training will be provided.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00-6:00pm.

Skills/Qualifications:

Interest in the immigrant community in our workplaces.

Sensitivity to cultural and linguistic differences

Speaking slowly to non-native speakers of English.
Related experience is helpful, but not required.

Program/Department Overview:

JVS works with employers to develop and customize training and education services for their employees at their location. Based on the employers’ business and workforce development goals, JVS will provide: English language classes (for non-native speakers), adult basic education, pre-college classes, customer service training, effective communication classes, supervisory training, computer classes, and medical terminology classes. Employer partners include CVS, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Legal Sea Foods, Hebrew Senior Life, Partners Healthcare, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital, Mass General Hospital, and many more.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Spanish

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours/week, 3 month min. duration

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