Teach Conversational English classes to our seniors in Lodi


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When

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

Where

2245 Tienda DriveLodi, CA 95242
Student volunteer at senior property

About

Are you a certified ESL teacher or TESOL student? Are you bilingual and interested in helping non-native English language leaners learn to communicate? We house many immigrant seniors who struggle to communicate with the broader ENglish-speaking community and would love to takes some classes to be able to interact with others and navigate systems. Are you interested in giving back to share your skills with low-income seniors? Would you like to gain expereince and practice hours teaching? If so, our seniors would love to have you!

Duties:

Create, lead and plan activities for each class. Greet attendees and make them feel welcome. Provide encouragement and relay any concerns to staff. Help residents build confidence as they learn new skills.

Skills needed:

  • ESL teacher certification preferred but not required
  • Friendly and patient attitude
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and a positive personality and demeanor

Benefit:

Volunteers will gain teaching experience with low-income and underserved populations, as well as the opportunity to develop and teach their own curriculum. Build relationships with residents and get to know them. Give back to the community by sharing your skill and expertise with others.

Time commitment:

Volunteer must commit to providing at least six classes on a regular schedule. Classes must be held within regular business hours (Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 5:30 pm).

Skills

  • Bilingual
  • Translation
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • English
  • Spanish

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Weekday availability

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