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English Literacy Tutor, Aquinas Literacy Center, Chicago, Illinois


Organization: Aquinas Literacy Center
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 1751 W. 35th St.
Chicago, Illinois  60609  
United States
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Service Area(s): Tutoring, Teaching, Language Instruction / ESL, Immigrants and Refugees, Education, Adult Basic Education / GED
Hourly Commitment:
2.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
30
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
175
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position
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Description

Help adult immigrants learn English at Aquinas Literacy Center! By volunteering as an English literacy tutor for just 90 minutes per week, you can empower an adult learner to achieve their personal and professional goals. Tutoring is scheduled at your convenience, between 9am and 8pm, Monday through Thursday. All tutoring occurs at our Center, located at 1751 W. 35th St.. in Chicago. Knowledge of another language is not required; all instruction is in English. You will receive thirteen hours of training before working with an assigned learner. Our next New Tutor Training Workshop will be: Friday, January 26 from 6pm to 9pm and Saturday, January 27 from 9am to 4pm Prospective tutors must attend both days, and advance registration is required. A one-time $25 fee covers the cost of materials and workshop refreshments. The remaining 3 hours of training are scheduled individually during regular Center hours. At the end of all training, you will receive a certificate through ProLiteracy. Contact us for registration information today! Email Sabrina at sabrina@aquinasliteracycenter.org or call (773)927-0512.
Initially Posted: 10/02/2012
Last Updated: 12/02/2017

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   08/25
End Date:    06/16