Lewisham, Greater London (On-site)
volunteering
Voluntary, Flexible - approx 1-2 hours per week
Actively Interviewing
Job description

Our Conversation Partners will:

  • design and facilitate one-to-one sessions where our refugee cooks practice their conversational English  

  • offer refugees an opportunity to practice in a supportive and welcoming environment

  • offer constructive feedback related to language and culture

  • be flexible and ready to try different approaches to helping the language students reach their goals 

We'd love to hear how you might run these sessions. They could include:

  • reading or listening to a text together

  • discussing conversation, speaking and strategies for learning

  • practice through role play

 

The purpose of these session is to:

 

  • help refugee cooks feel competent and confident joining in conversations when they work in the Refugee Cafe kitchen, on the markets and when they attend social events - as well as conversations outside of the Refugee Cafe

  • Assist refugee cooks with a wide range of needs relating to listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar and pronunciation.

  • help give refugees a confidence boost!

More about Refugee Cafe

Refugee Café is an innovative charity seeking to help refugees in Lewisham and surrounding areas into employment, particularly in the fo... Read more

Posted on: 06 August 2022
Closing date: 04 November 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Teaching