English Café facilitator at Teesside University English Language Support

Meet and chat to international students.

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(1PM - 5PM)
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(5PM - 8PM)
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Hours per week 2 hours
Location Love It Lounge, 1st floor, Students’ Union, Teesside University
Description

To attend 1 English Café session per week to meet and chat to international students, providing information and advice about life in the UK, Middlesbrough and at university to help them improve their English. Initiate conversations (using or providing prompts/controversial questions, magazine articles etc.). You may also be required to organise some activities.
Meet students from all over the world and learn about different cultures and countries.
Develop effective communication / interpersonal skills for dealing with non-native English speakers, useful if seeking work abroad/in a global company/in TEFL.
Volunteers are required to sign up for 1 (or more) of the 2 sessions and attend this session every week during term time.

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Planning/Organising

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

Induction and training event covering communication skills, cultural awareness, mentoring skills - all volunteers must attend.
Weekly drop in session for all volunteers to discuss and share experiences, issues and seek advice from the programme leader and other volunteers.

We are unable to reimburse travel expenses

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Good communication skills, sociable and friendly.

Desirable: Interest in other cultures.

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!