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Bilingual Vietnamese/English Academic Tutor for Elementary School Students

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Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)

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IRCO

Position: Bilingual Vietnamese/English Academic Tutors needed for the INSPIRE (In School Program for Immigrant and Refugee Education) program serving Elementary grade-level students.

Program Area:Youth Department/Pacific Islander and Asian Family Center

Location: Remote/Virtual

Schedule: Fridays 3:00-4:00PM

Position Summary: The INSPIRE program seeks dedicated and responsible academic tutors to assist Immigrant and Refugee students with math homework during afterschool hours.

Qualifications:

- Experience with and/or interest in working with youth

- Availability during afterschool hours

- Prior tutoring or teaching experience useful, but not required

- Commitment to working with diverse populations and non-native English speakers

Time Commitment: Volunteers must commit to working a minimum of 1-2 hours per week for at least 8 weeks for each term.

Age Requirement: 18+

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About Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)

Location:

10301 NE Glisan St. Portland (Main Office), 4424 NE Glisan St. Portland (Asian Family Center), 631 NE 102nd Ave. Portland (Africa House), Portland, OR 97220, US

Mission Statement

To promote the integration of refugees, immigrants, and the community at large into a self-sufficient, healthy and inclusive multi-ethnic society.

Description

The Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) is a non-profit organization established in 1976 to serve immigrants and refugees in Portland, Oregon. IRCO assists individuals and families successfully navigate their lives from cradle through career. IRCO provides programs and volunteer opportunities in the following areas:

  • Employment Preparation and Literacy
  • Employment Skills Training
  • Employment Placement Services
  • Youth Employment Services
  • Family and Domestic Violence Services
  • Youth Academic and Employment Services
  • Senior Services
  • Health Education and Advocacy
  • Interpretation and Translation Services
  • Community Development Services
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Vietnamese
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours per week. Tutoring sessions are on Friday afternoons 3:00-4:00PM PST.
  • Remote tutors will have the opportunity to meet with other tutors and IRCO staff on a monthly basis for check-in meetings.

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