Cause Areas

When

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

Where

138 Clifford StreetNewark, NJ 07105
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About

The Salvation Army in Newark needs a volunteer to commit 1 hour per week to help non-English speaking residents learn English in our ESL program.

The ESL Program meets at The Salvation Army, Once a week, 1-hour classes, for a total of 3 months. Class time based on the Volunteer’s Schedule.

The program covers 3 levels: Foundations, Beginner & Conversational English. Instructors will be asked to:

  • Be prompt to the ESL classes
  • Prepare and present basic reading, writing and conversational skills
  • Correct homework
  • Aid students in learning skill sets
  • Participate in community learning activities
  • Be patient with individual learning levels

Qualifications:

* Prior experience teaching ESL classes

* Excellent oral and written communication skills

* Ability to describe accomplishments and skills in an effective manner

* Must be dedicated, reliable, patient, and compassionate

* Must have familiarity with diverse populations and individuals with limited financial resources and job opportunities

* Must enjoy helping people from diverse backgrounds

Skills

  • English

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 1 hour per week

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