YMCA of Greater Saint John


ESL Classroom Assistant - Newcomer Connections

Location: Newcomer Connections
Status: Accepting
Type of Position: Weekly according to Schedule
Placement Date: Immediate

The Classroom Assistant works with ESL learners who are attending LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) classes. He or she helps ESL learners to achieve their individual learning goals through targeted one-on-one or small group instruction in a classroom environment, with guidance from the ESL instructor. This position is coordinated by Kendra Gautreau, Volunteer Liaison, K.Gautreau@saintjohny.ca

Major Responsibilities

  • Attend orientation and relevant training provided by Newcomer Connections
  • Work one-on-one or in a small group with beginner level ESL students in a classroom environment. Provide instruction appropriate to class level and ensure the student receives the necessary individualized training
  • Provide progress updates to the relevant ESL instructor
  • Advise the Community Volunteer Liaison of any issues in a timely manner

The Newcomer Connections Team would like to thank all volunteers for their time and effort.

Name of Contact or Department: Kendra Gautreau, Volunteer Liaison

Application Deadline: On-going, submit volunteer application to k.gautreau@saintjohny.ca

YMCA Youth Volunteer Application (Under 18 years of age):
https://saintjohny.ymca.ca/CWP/media/AssociationName/Youth-Volunteer-Application-2017_2.pdf

YMCA Volunteer Application: 
https://saintjohny.ymca.ca/CWP/media/AssociationName/Volunteer-Package-2018.pdf

For more information on other Volunteer Opportunities at the YMCA of Greater Saint John visit the website https://saintjohny.ymca.ca/Volunteer