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Numerous Libraries located throughout SacramentoApplications submitted to the Central Library828 I StreetSacramento, CA95814
If you are interested in helping English language learners gain confidence as they practice speaking English then consider volunteering as the facilitator for one of our English Conversation Groups.
The conversation groups provide informal opportunities to meet other English language learners and practice speaking English in a friendly, welcoming environment
As a group facilitator you will assist English language learners build English skills and confidence as they practice conversations that cover American culture and a range of subject areas pertinent to daily life.
You do NOT need to speak a language other than English. TESOL, bi-lingual an advantage but not required. You will receive program facilitation training and have access to resources designed to enrich activities.
Must be 21+ years of age
Live Scan background check may be required
Fluent and conversant in English
Ability to speak simply and clearly
Commit to 1 hour a week for 6 months (Specific schedule and frequency to be determined by the branch and the facilitator)
The following libraries intend to start English Conversation Groups. Day and time to be determined. Please indicate which branch or branches you would consider volunteering at when you submit your application.
Franklin ~ Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven ~ Walnut Grove ~ Colonial Heights ~ Isleton ~ North Sacramento ~ North Natomas ~ Walnut Grove ~ Sylvan Oaks ~ North Sacramento Hagginwood
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 21
1 hour a week for 6 months
Live Scan background check may be required; fluent in English; TESOL, bi-lingual an advantage