What

Make the Road New York, an immigrant rights organization, is looking for volunteers to facilitate 2 hour English conversation lab sessions on Fridays from January to June 2019. The labs have 2 components:

  1. an hour and a half ESL component in which volunteers facilitate activities geared towards helping students build English conversational skills,
  2. a smaller, half hour component in which volunteers help students use Gmail and conduct internet searches that students will do to complete their class assignments.
"We Speak"

Location:

Time commitment:

  • 8:45 am-10:45 am
  • 10:45 am - 12:45 pm
  • 11:15 am-1:15 pm
  • 3 pm- 5:30 pm

Training (mandatory):
  • Friday, January 18 th 2:30-5:30 pm
  • Tuesday, January 22 nd 5:30-8:30 pm NEAR CAPACITY: LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE
  • Wednesday, January 23 rd 2:30-5:30 pm

Skills and Requirements:

  • A strong interest in Adult Education
  • Tech savvy
  • Effective communication and flexibility (Whenever possible, volunteers facilitators work in pairs. In addition, volunteers often receive feedback about class techniques and content.)
  • Connection with the mission of MRNY
  • Application materials, orientation & Training
  • 2nd language learners must have advanced English skills

Preferred:

When

This opportunity starts on Jan. 14, 2019, midnight and ends June 27, 2019, midnight EST and happens once.

Where

92-10 ROOSEVELT AVE., Jackson Heights, New York, 11372, USA

Skills & Requirements
Teaching & Education
Orientation or Training
Age 18+

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