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Help immigrants with English at Work

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ORGANIZATION: St Mark Community Education

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 25 people are interested

Do you enjoy working with adult learners? Are you interested in helping immigrants with economic stability and employment opportunities?

Become a small group tutor!
Works with up to three students to improve their listening, speaking, digital skills reading and writing skills, and interviewing skills related to work either in-person or online. All materials supplied by the instructors.

Workforce Readiness Class Information
In partnership with the Boston Public Library, English at Work course will give students the employability skills they need to move up in their current position or get a new postion From writing a good resume to making a good impression during an interview, students are taught critical skills needed to excel in their careers, such as problem-solving, professionalism, and good communication.

This will be a virtual class offered 2 days a week on Monday & Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm - 8:30pm for 15 weeks. We ask that volunteers attend one class a week, however we welcome anyone would like to volunteer on both days. Prior tutoring experience is not necessary as we offer training and instruction. This is a rewarding opportunity to help immigrants participate in their community and achieve their career goals.

St. Mark's mission is to build a vibrant community where immigrants can thrive and enrich their communities by providing English and Citizenship classes as well as a network of support services. We rely on volunteers to help run many aspects of our programs and services. St Mark's encourages all volunteers to play a significant role in helping the organization thrive. The volunteer community at St Mark's is passionate, dedicated, and kind and you'll be sure to have a rewarding experience.

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About St Mark Community Education

Location:

25 Beach Street, Dorchester, MA 02122, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the quality of immigrants' lives and their social, economic, and educational opportunities -- and thereby improve our whole community. Through improving English abilities and becoming citizens, our adult students can advocate for themselves and their families, gain better employment, further their educations, participate in the U.S. political process and public life, and negotiate their interactions with immigration, health care, schools, and other U.S. institutions. 

Description

The St. Mark Community Education Program is both an ESOL program and a Citizenship program for adult immigrants and refugees. The ESOL program offers 4 classes at 4 levels, taught evenings to accommodate the schedules of working adults. The Citizenship program prepares applicants for all parts of the citizenship interview and provides supportive resources for those who would like to apply.

CAUSE AREAS

Education & Literacy
Employment
Immigrants & Refugees
Education & Literacy, Employment, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

Mon May 02, 2022 - Sun Jul 31, 2022
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Tutoring
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours a week

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