Classroom Assistant

  • VO59127


Description

The role of the classroom assistant is to assist the Project Worker in setting up the classroom and in lesson/ activity preparation before each class / group, support service users as required on a 1:1 or group basis, ensure Health & Safety is adhered to and monitored at all times, assist in tidying the classroom and putting materials/ equipment away after classes/groups, and liaise closely with the Project Worker and carry out any duties as reasonably requested in the class.

Organisation aims and objectives

To support and enable women to explore and develop their full potential. To empower women to participate fully in society, raising awareness of and challenging the causes of social, economic and political exclusion. To provide and promote supported volunteering opportunities within the Association at local, national and international level. To achieve quality through effective monitoring and evaluation.

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We are looking for a minimum of 2 hours commitment per week for at least 5 months.

Restrictions

Only women may apply. We feel that anyone younger than the min age may not have experience and skills to support an adult in their learning.
Experience required: It is desirable to have experience of working within a community setting or classroom/teaching experience.
Travel details: We are close to bus routes number 15/17, 32/33
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: The amount reimbursed is equivalent to a Dundee day saver bus ticket per return journey, or less. There is an onsite crèche facility and the cost of use for volunteers is £2 per hour.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: There is opportunity to observe a class before committing.
Training details: An induction will be done before the volunteer begins her role. This will be followed by support from relevant project staff. Training opportunities will be available throughout the year.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated a month ago

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