ESL Tutoring

Tutor and Learner

English Language Tutoring


Adult English Language Learners can improve their reading, writing, and speaking skills with the help of a one-on-one tutor.

How It Works:

  1. Tutors and Learners are paired together for 6 months.
  2. They meet once a week for 1 to 2 hours per session.
  3. It's FREE!
  4. Your volunteer tutor will help you improve your English language skills to achieve your personal goals.

To Sign Up for a Tutor:

There is currently a waitlist. Visit The Bridge at Main, 100 Larkin St., 5th floor, for a paper application. Or complete one of the online applications:

To Become a Tutor:

Thank you for your interest in helping! Tutoring is a rewarding way to help your community. Volunteer ESL tutors must complete a five hour tutor training session. Our next training will take place on Saturday, June 29th, from 10:00AM - 3:00PM. If you are interested in becoming a tutor and able to attend the training session, please call us at: (415) 557-4388 to RSVP.

For more information about our program, please call (415) 557-4210 or email simon.ho@sfpl.org


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