Current Events Discussion Facilitator - JASA Luna Park Senior Center


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2880 W. 12th StreetBrooklyn, NY 11224

About

Purpose
Facilitate a weekly current events discussion class for a group of 5-10 seniors.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate discussion around any topics that are occurring in the present news
  • Be knowledgeable about local, national and international news every week
  • Welcome new perspectives to the discussion, and be prepared for the class
  • Communicate effectively and courteously with JASA seniors and staff

Skills
  • Experience teaching or leading groups
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with seniors is helpful but not required

Other
  • Minimum commitment of once a week, during weekday business hours
  • Ongoing opportunity for a few months
  • Maintain professional behavior at all times and adhere to JASA’s volunteer policies

About JASA
Founded in 1968, JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. JASA is one of New York's largest and most trusted agencies serving older adults in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • once a week, weekday business hours

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