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Be a TALK TIME FACILITATOR for Fairwood Library and help people in your community practice English!

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King County Library System

KCLS

Help people in your community practice their conversational English skills! The goal of Talk Time is to generate conversation between English Language Learners. This is so learners can practice speaking from their current level of skill.

Duties

Your role as a volunteer will be as a facilitator, not a teacher. Teaching reading, writing or grammar is not required. Instead, you will plan and assist in discussion activities.

Qualifications
Talk Time volunteers must be Washington State residents and at least 18 years old.

Volunteers will need a personal laptop or computer with reliable internet access. This equipment is needed to participate on the Zoom platform. They also must be comfortable using the basic tools in Zoom.

Time Commitment
2-3 hours, 1 day per week

How to Apply

Volunteers must complete:

  • an online application,
  • interview and class observation,
  • Washington State Patrol criminal history check, and
  • volunteer agreement forms.

Applications are reviewed on an as-needed basis.

Fill out an online Talk Time application.

1 Shift

  • afternoon / 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
    Sessions are on Tuesdays
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About King County Library System

Location:

Service Center, 960 Newport Way NW, Issaquah, WA 98027, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the King County Library System is to provide free, open and equal access to ideas and information to all members of the community.

Description

KCLS is a public library system, with more than 40 locations throughout King County.

Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

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

WHERE

Fairwood Library17009 140th Ave SERenton, WA 98058

(47.45079,-122.15461)
 

SKILLS

  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours per week; minimum 6 month commitment preferred.
  • Volunteers will need a personal laptop or computer with reliable internet access. This equipment is needed to participate on the Zoom platform. They also must be comfortable using the basic tools in Zoom.

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