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Summer Intern: ESOL Teacher/Tutor

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BEST Hospitality Training

  • 2 people are interested

Employer :
Boston Education, Skills & Training (BEST) Hospitality Training Center

Medford (Wellington Station), MA. Since March 2020, all of our services have been virtual.


Organization:

We are a non-profit education and training program for hospitality workers in Boston. The majority of our students are adult immigrants who work in Boston’s union hotels. Our mission is to provide our students with the skills and training to excel in the hospitality industry and in their personal lives.


Position Description:

BEST Hospitality Training is looking for a 2021 summer inter n for 20-25 hours/week. The position is primarily a remote position. Th e intern’s duties and projects will be designed in collaboration with his/her supervisor and will depend on the individual’s interests, skills, and experience .

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Providing online one-on-one tutoring to students in English, citizenship, technology skills
  • Assisting t eachers in online English /citizenship/tech classes and workshops

BEST will capitalize on the strengths that an intern brings to the table and we look forward to helping future interns develop their skills through projects that interest them mos t. Other potential projects co uld include:

  • Creating a student journal to document class projects
  • Planning and leading an English class/a workshop, depending on previous teaching experience
  • Developing content for BEST website, including photos, videos and client profiles

Last year, our summer interns created and led workshops about improving speaking through online video stories, conversations, and songs. They helped plan a virtual field trip, virtual end of cycle celebration, and also created our first digital student journal.

Experience that is helpful:

  • Tutoring or teaching experience
  • Knowledge of a second language
  • Familiarity using virtual meeting platforms and online teaching/learning tools

Compensation:

This position is not paid however BEST is happy to support the proposal of any applicant for funding through their college or university. In addition, BEST offers valuable experience in teaching, working with nonprofits, technology, and much more.

HOW TO APPLY

Please contact Rose London or Huiling Chen with your resume and cover letter.

Rose London

Americorps Member, English Instructor and Volunteer Coordinator

rlondon@BESThtc.org

Huiling Chen

Program Manager

hchen@BESThtc.org

More opportunities with BEST Hospitality Training

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About BEST Hospitality Training

Location:

101 Station Lndg #4, Medford, MA 02155, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide individuals with the education, skills, and training to excel in the hospitality industry and in their personal lives.

Description

BEST Hospitality Training is the education provider for members of the Local 26 hotel workers union. We offer English, GED, Citizenship, and Computer classes, as well as Food Server, Room Attendant, and Culinary Training. Our students come from all over the world. We are proud of the warm, inviting atmosphere we have created here, and look forward to having more volunteers become a part of it.

Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

Mon May 24, 2021 - Fri Aug 20, 2021

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 20-25 hours/week

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