Adult Empowerment

Internship Description

COPO is seeking an Adult Empowerment Intern to assist our Adult Empowerment Program Coordinator with facilitating and conducting outreach for our ESOL Program. The intern would serve as a teaching assistant, assist with class registration and preparation, grading, and overall facilitation of the Adult Empowerment Program. The Adult Empowerment Program includes our Adult ESOL classes, computer class, and citizenship class, as well as monthly community education seminars.


  • Improve the English language proficiency of our students by fulfilling the responsibilities detailed above

Responsibilities include

  • Lead language warmups, small group activities, and language games
  • Prepare the classroom and materials for our students
  • Assist with grading simple matching and multiple choice
  • Participate in our quarterly ESOL class trip
  • Complete makeup sessions with students who missed class

Qualifications & Experience

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Work well in a diverse setting
  • Proficient in computer skills such as Microsoft Office
  • A willingness to take initiative and think creatively
  • Bilingual in Urdu or Bangla preferred but not required

Reports to: Fareeha Haq

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