Adult Volunteers

English Conversation Group

What will you do?

Help new Canadians with intermediate conversation skills practice their English speaking and listening skills in small groups. Volunteers lead interesting conversations about travel, food, shopping, careers, etc.

Program Length: Two-hour weekly session for six weeks.

What’s in it for you?

  • Meet new people and foster friendships with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Help people improve their English language skills and become more confident speakers

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Fluent in English
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively with people from all backgrounds and all skill levels

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend an orientation and training session
  • Commit to all dates of the program
  • Create a supportive, fun, and rewarding environment

We're currently looking for volunteers for this program!

We are currently looking for volunteers to support this program at Central Library, Judith Umbach, Louise Riley, Nicholls Family, Quarry Park, and Village Square libraries, as well as virtually, on Tuesday evenings and Thursday afternoons.

If you're interested in volunteering, please complete an application and we will contact you as soon as possible.