Opportunity Details

Immigrant & Refugee Services

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+

MLK Weekend 2021 Allies for Immigrants: ESOL Corps Training

Join the Allies for Immigrants ESOL Corps!




**PLEASE NOTE FOR FALL 2020 PROGRAMMING, ALL OPPORTUNITIES ARE EXPECTED TO BE EITHER VIRTUAL OR HYBRID MODEL PROGRAMS DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS.



Allies for Immigrants: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Corps 
a partnership with English for New Bostonians, supported by the Cummings Foundation


About the Allies for Immigrants: ESOL Corps 
Allies volunteers are a part of a network of volunteers who share a passion for enhancing English skills for adult learners. Corps volunteers deepen their community engagement by committing to serve a minimum of twice a month through the Corps and attending skill building opportunities throughout the program year. All ESOL Corps Volunteers will need to complete and pass a CORI Background check. 


Volunteers serve at Allies for Immigrants ESOL programs in the following ways:


Support an ESOL classroom teacher two or more times a month
Serve as a site lead and coordinate Allies for Immigrant volunteer tutors
Become a lead citizenship class instructor or conversation group leader
Facilitate a small group of students one day a week in an integrated ESOL/technology skills course



During the Training:

- Volunteers will receive an overview of the Allies for Immigrants ESOL Corps

- Volunteers will learn about the 9 ESOL program sites across the city, and become familiarized with their selected site

- Volunteers will participate in a preliminary ESOL tutor training to go over tips and tricks for working with English Language Learners

*Please note that while you can sign up and attend this training without having completed a Boston Cares New Volunteer Orientation, all volunteers trained will need need to complete a Boston Cares New Volunteer Orientation before being placed as a volunteer with the Allies Program*

We are excited to welcome you to the Allies for Immigrants program!


Questions? Need more information? 

Contact the Commonwealth Corps Allies for Immigrants Program Coordinator, Nicole Plante at nplante@bostoncares.org
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