POOL CLOSURE: Please note that both pools will be closed starting June 22 at 2:00 pm and will reopen on July 2 at 5:30 am, for annual pool maintenance. Members have access to the pool at the Canada Games Aquatic Centre during this time. Click HERE for CGAC schedule.

Regional Y
Type of Position:
Weekly according to Schedule
Placement Date:

The Classroom Assistant works with ESL learners who are attending LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) classes. He or she helps ESL learners to achieve their individual learning goals through targeted one-on-one or small group instruction in a classroom environment, with guidance from the ESL instructor. This position is co-ordinated by Katie Pierce, Volunteer Liaison, k.pierce@saintjohny.ca.

Major Responsibilities

  • Attend orientation and relevant training provided by Newcomer Connections.
  • Work one-on-one or in a small group with beginner level ESL students in a classroom environment. Provide instruction appropriate to class level and ensure the student receives the necessary individualized training.
  • Provide progress updates to the relevant ESL instructor.
  • Advise the Volunteer Liaison of any issues in a timely manner.

The Newcomer Connections Team would like to thank all volunteers for their time and effort. 

Name of Contact or Department: Katie Pierce

Application Deadline