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Beginning English (ESL) Virtual Class Assistant

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Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Learning Centers

  • 14 people are interested
Teaching ESL
Students enjoy learning at an ESL lesson. Help them today!

Literacy Minnesota is looking for volunteers to assist in a virtual Beginning English (ESL) classroom. The class is from 3:00-4:30 PM on Zoom and volunteers are currently needed on Mondays and Wednesdays. Volunteers would assist a professional ESL teacher with years of experience working with beginning English learners. They will receive training and direction from the teacher on how to help students. Sometimes, they may take a small group of students into a Zoom "breakout room" or work with a student 1:1 who needs extra help.

Details:

  • Volunteer from 3:00-4:30 PM CST on Zoom
  • No experience or diploma needed - we’ll provide all necessary training
  • Must be 18 years old to volunteer
  • You will need a computer/tablet with a webcam and reliable internet service

We strongly encourage volunteers who are people of color, indigenous, immigrants and refugees, LGBTQIA2S+ and people with disabilities.

Location:

The class will be held online using the Zoom video call application.

Contact:

To express interest, or ask any questions about the position, contact coordinator Patrick Smith at 651-400-0242 or psmith@literacymn.org

1 Shift

  • afternoon / 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
    Volunteers are currently needed on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00-4:30
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Learning Centers

Location:

700 Raymond Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55114, US

Mission Statement

To share the power of learning through education, community building and advocacy.

Description

Open Door Learning Centers, part of Literacy Minnesota, provides English (ESL), GED, Digital Literacy, Careers, and other class opportunities to adult learners in Minneapolis and St. Paul. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are providing these classes online via Zoom. Volunteers are a critical part of the opportunities we offer to our students, and are a highly-involved and valued part of our community.

Community
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

1115 Greenbrier St.Saint Paul, MN 55106

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The time commitment will be 1.5 hours, once per week. (The specific times we need volunteers are currently Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00-4:30.
  • Must have a computer or tablet with access to Zoom and working audio and video. We can train you on the (very basic) Zoom skills needed for the class.

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