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Virtual Cantonese Teaching Volunteer instructor


  • Virtual Opportunity

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  • We have relaxed criteria for posting volunteer opportunities due to the urgent need for COVID-19 Response. Volunteers are responsible for confirming the legitimacy of the group or organization(s) they are working with. Never hand over money or confidential information to groups looking for volunteers.
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DESCRIPTION

Position: Virtual Cantonese Teaching Volunteer instructor
Time Commitment: At least once a week (2 hours shift)
Service Area Location: Scarborough Area (Virtual)
Respond to: Lydia Li, Volunteer Coordinator, Email: lydia@splc.ca

We welcome volunteers all year round!

About Us
Senior Persons Living Connected (SPLC) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization. SPLC's basket of services, programs and healthcare support complex and wide-ranging social and health needs of diverse individuals and their caregivers. People can access supports that are tailored to the individual, including: geriatric services, addictions and mental health services, care management and coordination, in-home supports, transportation, exercise and active living classes, health and wellness education and clinics.

Position Summary

Teach older adults and seniors (who speak Mandarin) how to speak Cantonese via Zoom.

Position Description

• Set teaching objectives and expected outcomes
• Prepare teaching curriculum, lesson plan, and power point
• Apply adult learning principles to engage older adults and seniors in basic Cantonese learning.

Qualifications

• Strong computer skills, must be familiar with zoom.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Cantonese
• Able to manage the class
• Patience, self-motivated, respectful and reliable.
• Some teaching experience

To learn more about our organization, please visit us at www.splc.ca.

How to apply:

Go to our website https://www.splc.ca/volunteer to download a Volunteer application form. Submit the completed application form with resume to lydia@splc.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

For more information, contact:

Lydia Li, Volunteer Coordinator
Senior Persons Living Connected
3333 Finch Ave East, Scarborough, M1W 2R9
E-mail: lydia@splc.ca
Phone: 416-490-2966

Who You'll be Assisting

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SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected)

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected) is a not-for-profit organization that cares deeply about the well-being of seniors and provides programs and services that meet the diverse needs of older adults and their caregivers from diverse backgrounds. For more than 35 years we've provided affordable housing and been actively involved in supporting independence


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected)

SPLC (Senior Persons Living Connected) is a not-for-profit organization that cares deeply about the well-being of seniors and provides programs and services that meet the diverse needs of older adults and their caregivers from diverse backgrounds. For more than 35 years we've provided affordable housing and been actively involved in supporting independence