Lutheran Services in Iowa
  • Refugee Community Services
  • Des Moines, IA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

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LSI is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) ESL Activities Specialist in our Refugee Community Services program in Des Moines.

DUTIES

The ESL Activities Specialist is responsible for the creation and implementation of volunteer-led educational programs and activities that serve the English language, cultural, and civics learning needs of older clients with refugee status. Supervises volunteers that assist in meeting the program goals and develops and delivers necessary volunteer and staff trainings. Additional activities will include, but not be limited to, coordinating aspects of specialized programs, ensuring that program compliance standards are met, oversee special projects and other duties as assigned.

Must possess the ability to navigate community relationships, test and evaluate levels of student placement, coach volunteers, and possess computer skills.

The ESL Activity Specialist position is a time-limited position and will be in place as long as grant funds are available.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required: Bachelor's degree; or an Associate's degree and two years of experience in educational programming or providing services to refugees; or a High School Diploma/GED and four years of experience in educational programming or providing services to refugees.

Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Education or a related field and two years of experience in educational programming or providing services to refugees. Linguistic appropriate skills to meet the needs of the clients are desired but not required.

This position requires a valid driver's license, auto insurance, a good driving record and the ability to pass an extensive background check including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry and a criminal history check.

LSI offers a competitive salary and benefit package including paid time off, health, dental, life, and vision insurance, and 401(k). Benefits are prorated for part-time staff.

It's their life. It's your career.

Make a difference in both at LSI!

Lutheran Services in Iowa
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