Volunteer Mentors at Alief ISD


(29.751179,-95.64497)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1712 Hwy 6 SouthHouston, TX 77077

About

Provide academic support and mentorship to those who need it the most! Sewa International Houston is recruiting volunteer mentors to tutor immigrant and refugee high school students who are new to the United States in Alief ISD’s LINC program (Language Institute for Newcomers).

We are currently seeking mentors who speak :

Arabic

Burmese

Swahili

Vietnamese

Spanish

Mentors will help 9th and 10th grade students with classwork, English language comprehension, and engaging activities.

The mentors are required to complete an ISD background check and would need to commit 40 minutes a week where they would be working with a small group of high school students mentoring them on language acquisition skills and social skills as they learn to settle in the USA.

Your chance to change their world!!!!

Skills

  • Arabic
  • Swahili
  • Burmese
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 40 minutes per week
  • Mentors are required to submit a background check with SSN or Driver's License

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