Volunteer Application

We’re looking for passionate core members and volunteers to help moving our project forward! Please take a look at our vision and mission statement. If our missions align, we’re glad you found us!

(click on the tabs to see more information about following volunteer positions)


English teacher for grade 1-4

Requirements

  • International test scores: IELTS 6.5/TOEFL iBT 90, or other indicator of good English fluency
  • Enjoy teaching and working with children
  • Integrity, patience, pro-activity, responsibility
  • Creative and able to design lectures
  • At least 3-month commitment with the class
  • [Preferably] Have experience working with children or degree in education and teaching

Responsibilities

  • Prepare lectures and activities for class
  • Teach 1-2 (90-minute) sessions per week
  • Evaluate students’ performance once a month

Opportunities and Benefits

  • Transport allowance
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District


Teaching assistant

Requirements

  • Good English fluency, international test scores (IELTS, TOEFL) are preferred
  • Integrity, sense of responsibility, patience
  • Enjoy teaching and working with children
  • At least 3-month commitment with the class

Responsibilities

Help the class instructor in class:

  • Help the instructor to prepare teaching materials if necessary
  • Check students’ attendance
  • Prepare the classroom
  • Tutor students to catch up with the lessons.

Benefits

  • Transport allowance
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District

Storytelling teacher

Requirements

  • Love reading, with certain knowledge of children’s literature.
  • Enjoy playing and working with children
  • High empathy, patience and sense of responsibility
  • [Preferably] Experience working with children and professional pedagogy.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare fun and creative activities for children to engage in storytelling and reading activities in the classroom
  • Make lists of books necessary for storytelling and reading activities in the library

Opportunities – Benefits

  • Transport allowance
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District

Science Teacher

Requirements

  • Students major in STEM: physics, chemistry, etc. or working related fields.
  • Love teaching and working with children
  • Integrity, patience, sense of responsibility
  • Ability to design lectures and science experiments for kids.
  • At least 3-month commitment with the class

Responsibilities

  • Design of lectures and prepare science experiments.
  • Arrange at least one Sunday session a month (90 minute)

Opportunities – Benefits

  • Transport allowance
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District

Librarian

Requirements

  • Love books and children
  • Pro-active, creative and tech-savvy
  • Knowledge of book classification and children services is optional, but the willingness to learn is a must
  • [Preferred] At least 3-month commitment with the library

Responsibilities

  • Organize books and maintain catalog system
  • Communicate with readers and help on using the library
  • Design and/or implement reading activities for young readers

Opportunities – Benefits

  • Transport allowance
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • Freedom to design educational activities for children and youth readers
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District

IT technician

Requirements

  • Tech-savvy (of course!)
  • Humble and willing to communicate

Responsibilities

  • Learn, guide and support other members in applying new technologies in educational activities
  • Maintain and update website

Opportunities – Benefits

  • Transport allowance (if necessary)
  • Under The Tree library card  with access to more than 2000 books (including hard copies and e-books)
  • Opportunities to help and connect with underprivileged communities in Binh Tan District
  • Opportunities to participate in training classes held by other non-profit organizations and LIN center
  • And above all, opportunities to grow and opportunities to bring joy and knowledge to children in Binh Tan District

If you’re interested in any of the following positions, please fill out the right below.

If you don’t feel like you’re qualified for a position but have a yearning desire to be so,  please do contact us!