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Position #: 976
OrganizationInter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria
Position: English Class Teacher's Assistant
Location: 930 Balmoral Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Description: Volunteer assists English language instructors with classroom activities, including individual, small group, or general classroom assistance.

Attends a newcomer immigrant English language class on a weekly basis
Assists instructors with facilitation of daily lesson plan
Provides support to adult English language learners (students) in the areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening
Helps students prepare for language assessments
Answers questions about Canadian culture and the Greater Victoria community
Training Details: Orientation, guidance and supervision provided by the assigned English language instructor and Coordinator of Volunteer Services
Working Conditions: Requirements of Volunteer:
Teaching and/or tutoring experience an asset
Experience working with adult English language learners a plus
Advanced written and spoken English
Cross-cultural experience or a personal commitment to learning about other cultures
A good listener, patient, supportive, and empathetic to newcomers
Able to take direction from instructor regarding needs of learners
Consistent attendance, reliable, and able to carry out duties independently
Another language besides English is an asset
A criminal record check is required
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: 2.5 - 3.0 hours/shift, 1 shift/week
During English language class hours
Minimum 3-month commitment
Position located at ICA
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual, ESL
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Teaching/Tutoring, Newcomer Support
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Facilitation and Training, Verbal Communication, Motivate Others, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.icavictoria.org/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Liz Bean
Phone: 250-388-4728 Ext. 114
Address: 930 Balmoral Road Victoria, V8T1A8


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