Ref: VO59131 Work type: Languages / Translating Client group: Ethnic Minorities Charity number: SC014949
Providing one to one English lessons to women who have English as a second language and in some cases some literacy issues.
The role of the one to one ESOL tutor will be to plan and deliver appropriately levelled English lessons for individual students who do not have English as their first language, meet with students for 1 - 2 hours once a week during school term time at DIWC, provide literacy support where appropriate, gather regular feedback and review progress and development of student with project staff, and work closely with project staff to source appropriate materials.
The crèche costs are £2 per session for volunteers.
DIWC ARE UNABLE TO OFFER ESOL VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES AT WEEKENDS OR IN THE EVENINGS.
Organisation's aims and objectives
To support and enable women to explore and develop their full potential. To empower women to participate fully in society, raising awareness of and challenging the causes of social, economic and political exclusion. To provide and promote supported volunteering opportunities within the Association at local, national and international level. To achieve quality through effective monitoring and evaluation.
It is desirable to have training or a qualification in teaching English for speakers of other languages or equivalent. It would also be desirable to have experience of working with the black and minority ethnic communities but not essential.
Only women may apply. We feel that anyone younger than the min age may not have experience and skills to support an adult in their learning.
We are close to bus routes number 15/17, 32/33.
Travel expenses: The amount reimbursed is equivalent to a Dundee day saver bus ticket per return journey, or less. There is an onsite crèche facility and the cost of use for volunteers is £1 per hour.
Expenses paid: Yes
Support options: Childcare;Named Contact For Volunteer;Wheelchair Access, Disabled Access Toilet.
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