Summary: The class is On-line via Zoom/Every Tuesday 6PM to 8PM The Volunteer Citizenship Instructor teaches English literacy and U.S. History and government to adult Lawful Permanent Residents to prepare them for the naturalization interview and test to become a U.S. citizen.
Instructors for Citizenship Program - Areas of Assistance:
Conducts routine group education classes on naturalization process, U.S. history and government and civic engagement at the assigned libraries
Does mock interviews for students
Explains USCIS naturalization eligibility requirements, rights and responsibilities of the Lawful Permanent Resident and US Citizen
Ensures that students understand main issues and concepts of the naturalization process
Participate and promote Hispanic Unity as a Social Services Agency
Perform other job related duties as required.
The ideal volunteer should have a strong sense of commitment to the principals and values of Hispanic Unity of Florida. H/she shall demonstrate deep knowledge and full understanding of U.S. History and government. Instruction experience is a plus. Strong written and oral communication skills are a must. This position requires strong organizational skills.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Hispanic Unity of Florida
5840 Johnson Street, Hollywood, FL 33021, US
Empowering immigrants and others to become self-sufficient, productive and civically engaged.
Founded in 1982 as a haven for immigrants and refugees, HUF has grown to serve diverse and multi-cultural working families from the United States as well as more than 25 other countries. We provide a range of wrap-around services to help more than 18,000 clients of all ages, from preschoolers to adults, successfully transition to a productive new life.
HUF offers 12 programs and services in four languages - English, Spanish, Haitian Creole and Sign Language.
South Florida’s unique geographic location has made it a popular destination for the Caribbean and Latin American immigrants, as well as others from throughout the world. Often arriving with little more than the clothes on their backs, a few dollars in pocket change, with no job, language, skills or understanding of the life that awaits them on America’s shores - they still come with hopes and dreams. Hispanic Unity of Florida is proud and grateful to be South Florida’s "Ellis Island" for new immigrants arriving in South Florida.
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees
Mon Mar 01, 2021 - Sun May 30, 2021
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
February 9, 2021
Teaching / Instruction
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Reading / Writing
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 20
Orientation or Training
2 hour per week once a week every Tuesday 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Spanish is recomended. long term commitment is ideal.