Arabic speaking skills are a MUST! This is a remote & flexible role of no more than 1-2 hours a week during the weekday. Volunteers will be trained and matched with a JVS ESL student based on mutual availability.
JVS is a non-profit, non-sectarian agency. Our mission is to empower individuals from diverse communities to find employment and build careers; and to partner with employers to hire, develop and retain productive workforces. JVS provides a broad range of services including adult education, skills training, job readiness training, job placement and support, and access to post-secondary education. JVS assists employers in their search for well-qualified job applicants and their initiatives to upgrade the skills of their incumbent workforce.
JVS' many ESL programs are all currently taught online due to COVID-19. These online learning platforms include Zoom, Google Classroom, and WhatsApp. We are seeking volunteers to help Arabic speaking students, one-on-one, to connect and use Zoom/Google Classroom/WhatsApp so that they engage in class. All volunteers will be trained, and then paired with a student(s) to walk them through downloading apps, using platform's functions, and other technology functions.
75 Federal St. 3rd floor, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02110, US
JVS empowers individuals from diverse communities to find employment and build careers, and partners with employers to hire, develop, and retain productive workforces.
For 75 years JVS has been helping people secure financial independence through educational and employment services. Each year, JVS empowers more than 21,000 individuals through more than 36 services that guide clients on a pathway to meaningful employment; some of which include educational testing, skills training, English for Speakers of Other Languages, job search training, career counseling, Adult Basic Literacy and Adult Diploma Program instruction, citizenship education and financial literacy.
For several years, JVS has been recognized as a leading agency in the workforce development field, serving individuals such as professional-level job seekers, entry-level employees, welfare recipients, individuals with disabilities, refugees, immigrants, and career changers, and partnering with employers to help fill vacancies and provide the education their employees need to ascend their career ladders.
Computers & Technology
Immigrants & Refugees
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
November 9, 2020
Basic Computer Skills
This is a remote & flexible role of no more than 1-2 hours a week during the weekday.
The ability to connect to internet, have computer, and smartphone. Arabic speaking skills are a MUST!