The Bridges Program in Colorado Springs, CO, was created to reach out holistically to the many Afghan refugee families in the surrounding area. These families have many needs as they try to adapt to life in the United States. They desire to grow this program in order to meet the overwhelming needs of these families.
Do you have experience teaching ESL and a heart to work with refugees? The Bridges Program is looking for an ESL coordinator to strategize, execute and supervise all ESL efforts to benefit the Afghan refugee community. Develop or adopt an effective curriculum for all levels of English learning. Plan and administer training for volunteer ESL instructors. Oversee English camps on a regular basis. Help partner with churches and other organizations involved with ESL in the local area.