Operations/Admin Volunteer - Tuesday or Thursday Evenings


(40.77485,-73.98726)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue May 01, 2018 06:00 PM - Fri Jun 22, 2018 09:00 PM

Where

250 West 65th Streetc/o Lincoln Square Neighborhood CenterNew York, NY 10023
Providing education, support and community to immigrant New Yorkers since 1975

About

Centro NYC seeks dedicated volunteers with a passion for intercultural exchange and learning who can be available weekday evenings to ensure the smooth running of our ESL and Spanish programming at our new home near Lincoln Center.

Core responsibilities:

-Greeting students and managing class check-in, as well as new student registrations

-Facilitating nightly "intercambio" break sessions between classes, by preparing/breaking down snack preparations, managing snack sales, and encouraging students to practice language skills

-Participating in major marketing initiatives for the organization

-Admin office tasks such as assisting teaching staff, checking voicemails and returning calls

Commitment:

Volunteers will be expected to meet either Tuesdays OR Thursday evenings from 6:00-9:00pm beginning Tuesday, May 1 st and ending on Thursday, June 21 st. We also hope volunteers can be present during our end of term celebration on Friday, June 22 nd.

If time constraints exist, there may be flexibility around start/end times for shifts.

Eligibility:

Foreign language experience a plus.

How to apply:

Email us at info@centronyc.org or apply through our volunteer form online.

About us:

Centro NYC (El Centro de EducaciĆ³n de Trabajadores) has provided a place of community and assistance for recent immigrants in New York City since 1975. Learn more about us at centronyc.org and facebook.com/CentroNYC2018/

Volunteers find a real sense of community at Centro, often staying for many years, and bringing their friends, family, and coworkers to join too. Volunteers themselves are welcome to take any class offered free of charge.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 1 3-hr night/week for 8 weeks; 24 total hours

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