International Rescue Committee (IRC Denver)

ESL Tutor

6 month minimum

Project Term: n/a
Est. Hours: 1-2 hours/week
Locations: Aurora
Jefferson County

ESL Tutors work one-on-one with a refugee individual as they build their English language skills. Students will include those who are unable to attend ESL classes because they are working or providing childcare and those who are attending classes and would benefit from additional support.

Off-site in the Denver Metro area: volunteer and client can decide on a location that works well

Time Commitment:
This position requires a minimum commitment of six months with 1-2 hours per week

Skills & Qualifications:
ESL Tutors should have a strong desire to work with diverse populations and demonstrate patience with English language learners. Formal ESL training or previous experience is not required. The IRC in Denver will provide training and a curriculum for all tutors. Language support will focus on practical day-to-day English skills and acquisition.

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit humanitarian organization that works in the U.S. and around the world to help people whose lives and livelihoods have been shattered by conflict and disaster as they survive, recover and regain control of their future. We are one of the nine national resettlement agencies that partner with the U.S. Department of State/Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) to provide services to refugees approved for resettlement through the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program.