Conversational English Second language Volunteer
Volunteer Types: Teaching/Tutoring
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: July 31, 2024
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OBJECTIVE: To assist clients with their conversational English.

DUTIES: To assist new Canadians in developing their oral English communication by discussing new topics each week in a conversational circle.
• Ability to plan weekly English lessons
• Lead the program once a week as an ESL educator.
• Provide an encouraging learning environment for adult students
• Planed, prepared and implemented educational activities for adult students
• Demonstrated effective communication skills with students and co-teachers
• Worked one on one with students who had some learning challenges
• Acted all the time in a friendly, helpful, non-judgmental way, while being professional and adhering to the centre policies.
• Work well independently and as a team member

QUALIFICATIONS: Good knowledge of English, both written and spoken.
Reliable and patient.
An understanding and respect of confidentiality.


TIME COMMITMENT: One or two hours, twice a week; every Monday from 1-2:30pm and on Thursday from 5:30-7pm. Schedule can be discussed.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Make a difference in your community Feel the personal satisfaction of helping others Opportunity to become aware of social issues Gain volunteer experience & enhance resume Develop and strengthen problem solving and communications skills
How will the organization benefit?
olunteering with South East Ottawa Community Health Centre is an opportunity to make a difference in your community! Volunteers support our teams in delivering quality services and programs.
Volunteer location:
1355 Bank Street, Ottawa, ON K1H 8K7


Rachel Mutata
@South East Ottawa CHC
Ext: 2294
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This position would be great for: Adults
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring
You will be helping with: Men, Persons new to Canada, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (19-24 years)

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