Teach citizenship! Highly motivated volunteer needed


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Mar 24, 2017 08:30 AM - Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:00 AM

Where

Pima College El Pueblo-Liberty Learning CenterBuilding 7Tucson, AZ 85706

About

Overview: Teach immigrants in the preparation of becoming naturalized US citizens

Responsibilities:

  • Teach a 1.5 hour weekly class for on-going, ten week sessions
  • Teach US history, US government and political system, civics skills and the interview and application process for applying for citizenship
  • Prepare materials, be prepared every week
  • Find a substitute when needed
  • Be an active participant of the Citizenship team to include responding to communications, attending team meetings and trainings/in-services

Benefits:

  • Satisfaction that you have changed lives and helped immigrants become US citizens
  • Opportunity to learn new skills
  • Professional and social interactions with diverse groups of people

Training/Support

  • Specialized training and ongoing support from your supervisor, the Volunteer Coordinator
  • Classroom materials including handouts, books, computer, projector, etc. provided

Qualifications:

  • Excellent oral communication skills and command of the English language
  • Willing to work with diverse student classrooms of mixed abilities, learner levels, backgrounds and cultures
  • High degree of initiative and creativity
  • Ability to organize projects and work
  • Excellent person-to-person skills
  • Age 18 or older

Skills

  • History
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1.5 hours weekly for ongoing, ten-week sessions

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