English in Action: The English-Speaking Union

About Us

Current Positions


Current Volunteer Positions

English in Action Conversation Tutor

English in Action Conversations, matches non-native speakers with American volunteers for one-to-one conversation practice. We're always looking for friendly new tutors. As a volunteer tutor, you will make a difference in our community, meet new people, share your culture and experiences, and learn about other cultures while helping English language learners improve their fluency. 

Qualifications: 18+ years old, interested in helping students improve their English speaking skills and interested in making a difference in the community. Volunteers do not need formal training, however we do provide free tutor training workshops.

Time commitment: 2 hours per week.

How to apply
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer tutor in New York City, contact eia@esuus.org to schedule an appointment at an orientation session.