UAServe Volunteer OpportunityESL Tutor

Impact Area: Basic Needs

Locations: New Britain, CT

Hours: Monday - Thursday mornings

Desired Commitment: At least 1 hour/week

Duration: Seasonal, School Year (September-June)

Age Requirement: 21+

Ready to Volunteer?

Reach out to our UAServe team to get started.

Tasks may include:

  • Committing to work one-on-one with an adult learner
  • Following provided training and materials
  • Tailoring lessons to accommodate differences in learning styles and speed
  • Evaluating students’ progress
  • Preparing and disseminating progress reports at regular intervals


In order to volunteer, you should be:

  • A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven’t already)
  • Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
  • Willing to submit a background check
  • Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
  • Knowledgeable about and respectful of cultural differences.
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Personable
  • Fluent in the English language