Provide class assistance to ESL instructors who are helping older adults learning the English language. Assistants are not expected to know another language or have teaching credentials. Classes are held at Whistlestop in San Rafael on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.
Qualifications and experience:
Completion of Volunteer Application and Disclosure Form.
Some teaching experience preferred, but not required.
A willingness to help someone else learn English.
Availability to assist on one or both of the class days. (Monday and/or Wednesday)
Benefits of Volunteering
Satisfaction of knowing you are helping older adults remain active and engaged as a vital resource in our community
Learning new skills and exploring career options
Recognition for your contributions
Opportunity to meet diverse participants, fellow volunteers and staff
Literacy / Reading
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Monday and/or Wednesday from 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Teaching or tutoring experience preferred but not required.