One-on-One English Tutor

Organization Details
Organization Name: Immigrant Centre Manitoba
Address: 100 Adelaide St.
Winnipeg MB  R3A 0W2
Website: http://icmanitoba.com/
Organizational Description:
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Provide informal language opportunities to help newcomers practice and improve their English communication skills
Encourage and support learners
Share information about living in Winnipeg
Provide information about Canadian life, culture and customs
Skills Required: Long-time Canadian or established Immigrant
Fluent in English with minimum CLB of 8 or equivalent
Adult EAL/ESL teaching experience or certification (e.g. Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, CTESL) is an asset.
Other teaching or tutoring experience is an asset
Ability to work with individuals from diverse ethno-cultural backgrounds
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong time management and organization skills
Patience
Experience using online video-conferencing such as Zoom, FaceTime or Skype
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
1.5 hours per week Minimum three-month commitment required One meeting per week minimum Shifts available on weekdays, evenings and Saturdays Tutors and clients can meet in-person at the Immigrant Centre or offsite (conditions apply) or online via their choice of video conferencing platform (e.g. Zoom, FaceTime, Skype)
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Training/Orientation
How to Apply: Online: app.betterimpact.com/PublicOrganization/8bddd02c-2206-4c05-a401-ecfc6ff67c4e/1
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2023