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Project Light of Manatee, Inc.

  • 17 people are interested

Currently, Project Light Language School offers Face-to-Face and Virtual instructions. Our school building meets the CDC's requirements to address the COVID-19 situation. The building is equipped with UV lights in our school AC system; temperature check-in upon entering the building is required. Classrooms have individual desks and table dividers, masks/face shields are required and provided, sanitary stations available, and hallways/classrooms/desks are cleaned regularly.

Project Light needs volunteers to teach English as a foreign language to adults in organized classes at Project Light's location (1104 14th Street West) and two other locations (Samoset and Palmetto). Project Light of Manatee is an Adult English Language School (non-profit) in Bradenton.

Most teachers teach 1-2 classes per week( 2-4 hrs) when they can complete a semester (Fall or Spring). The School is closed during the summertime. The school follows Manatee School District closure days.

The minimum required time is 2 hours.

The school has comfortable newly remodeled classrooms, textbooks, support, and training.
There are 5-14 students in a group. We do not require any previous teaching experience, although it is a plus.
Teacher training is provided individually or in groups throughout the year and daily if necessary.

The school uses ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) textbooks and curriculum. Student's learning progress is monitored through tests.

We also offer Citizenship and Computer classes.

Retired teachers find this a rewarding experience.

Classes are held weekly.


from 9-11 AM (Monday thru Thursday)

11:30 AM -1 PM


CLASSES Monday and Wednesday

Tuesday and Thursday

We welcome teacher volunteer input and knowledge and create opportunities for teachers as well as students.

More opportunities with Project Light of Manatee, Inc.

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About Project Light of Manatee, Inc.


1104 14th Street, West, Bradenton,, FL 34205, US

Mission Statement

To teach adults English language skills that are necessary to function at home, on the job, and in the community. Our Core Values: We welcome diversity. We embrace cultural differences. We recognize the right of all individuals to mutual respect and acceptance without biases based on differences of any kind.


We offer Face-to-Face, Online, and Hybrid Instruction. Our facility meets the COVID-19 regulations and guidelines. Project Light has 5 classrooms and about 25 volunteer teachers who work 2 or 4 hours per week on a regular basis to provide quality English classes at 5 different levels. Our classes
Mondays through Thursdays
9AM - 11:00AM
Mondays through Thursdays

Classroom instructions are based on ESOL designed curriculum with textbooks and supplemental material.
Teacher training is provided for new teachers. Also, the classroom support with instructional material and methodology is available on daily basis.
Great environment, happy and grateful students, and newly renovated facility that meets the COVID-19 health and safety guidelines..

Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees


We'll work with your schedule.


1104 14th Street, WestBradenton,, FL 34205



  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education
  • Reading / Writing
  • Basic Computer Skills


  • People 55+


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours a week
  • flexibility and responsibility

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