Straight Path

Volunteer Job Descriptions

Straight Path's English as a Second Language program exists to meet the felt needs of the adult refugee and international community by providing quality English classes in a safe environment and to provide the local church with ways to live their faith in word and action among unreached people groups in Houston, Texas.

Class Facilitator - Lead a small group of adult refugees in provided English language activities for two hours, once a week for 16 weeks

In-Class Tutor - Assist the class facilitator and help guide adult refugees through English language classroom activities for two hours, once a week for 16 weeks

Home Tutor - Visit a refugee in their home or a public place two to four times a month for two hour sessions to practice informal English conversation , build relationships and bridge faith conversations

Childcare Mentor - Work alongside a refugee childcare employee to provide a safe, nurturing and educational environment for children ages 0-4 to play and learn while their parents attend English classes and to guide the employee in biblical principles of caring for young children

Special Events Volunteer - Help plan, coordinate and/or welcome students at one-time special events such as block parties, class dinners, holiday celebrations or graduation ceremonies in order to foster a sense of community, build relationships and bridge faith conversations

More information contact Michael:  michael@gogfm.org