The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Volunteers must be passionate about learning and teaching. Able to speak clearly in an easy to understand manner. Demonstrate ability to work effectively with people from other cultural backgrounds. Teaching experience preferred in ESOL/ Adult Ed./bicultural education/inter-cultural group facilitation. Phonics instruction is a huge plus! Pro-active, reliable and flexible to the needs of the program. Enjoy being around mothers and young children. Volunteers will c o-teach a beginner or intermediate level English class to a group of mothers along with another volunteer. Lesson plans and materials are provided, but you may add your own activities too! There are opportunities to help with materials creation and lesson planning if interested. Some literacy activities will be with the mothers and children together. May be asked to help with the mothers engage in these family literacy activities and write class notes or report feedback as needed. Monday to Thursday 9:30-12