VolunteerMatch Disaster Alert Center

Hawaii is dealing with the terrible impact of fires. Read our blog to find out what you can do to help support natural disaster relief.
Read More
  • 48 people are interested

ESL Instructors - Make a difference in your community today

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library

  • 48 people are interested

Make a difference in your community and help make a positive change for adults learning English.

Literacy for All of Monterey Park (LAMP) at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library provides free ESL classes to adult English language learners. These classes help adults navigate their community, communicate with others, and feel more confident in their daily lives.

Volunteer instructors lead small to large online group classes in five different ESL levels. All volunteers receive materials and training, continued support from the adult literacy coordinator, attend quarterly online Tutor Meetups, and meet 1-2 times per week with their class. A teaching credential is not required.

Students interested in gaining teaching experience and classroom management are also encouraged to apply. The curriculum is flexible and LAMP provides the materials.

This program is funded by the California Library Literacy Services Grant (CLLS) and the Workforce and Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).

1 More opportunity with Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}

About Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library


318 S. Ramona Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library is to meet the cultural, educational, and informational needs of the residents of the City of Monterey Park by providing free and open access to its resources and services. The LAMP (Literacy for All of Monterey Park) Program is one avenue of fulfilling this mission.


The Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library was one of the first libraries in California to offer literacy services as part of the California Literacy Campaign (CLC), sponsored by the California State Library. Since 1984, LAMP (Literacy for All of Monterey Park) has been committed to helping individuals of the community to improve their skills so that they can reach their goals and fulfill their dreams. Trained volunteers in one-to-one, and small group settings provide tutoring for all ages.

LAMP has already helped many to improve their skills and to reach a variety of goals:

  • to get a job
  • help their children with schoolwork
  • to become more active in community affairs
  • to pursue higher education
  • and to simply feel more confident


Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees
Community, Education & Literacy, Immigrants & Refugees


We'll work with your schedule.


318 S. Ramona AvenueMonterey Park, CA 91754



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


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • One year preferred.
  • Orientation and online training, an active email address, and attendance to quarterly tutor meetups.

Report this opportunity