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Volunteer Teaching Assistant

Availability: x2 Volunteer Teaching Assistants - part-time 
Location: London, SE6

The Role:

We are currently recruiting for two volunteer teaching or classroom assistants to support teachers by helping to supervise activities in the classroom, working with students on an individual, small group or whole class basis. Some teaching assistants work on a one-to-one basis with children with special educational needs.

Depending on the qualification level, the teaching assistants may take on additional responsibilities such as teaching classes on their own, covering planned absences and allowing teachers time to plan and mark. They may also manage other learning support and report on students’ progress.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supporting children across the curriculum, often with a particular focus on maths, reading and writing

  • Helping to develop programmes of learning activities and adapting appropriate materials

  • Motivating and encouraging pupils

  • Assisting with marking and correcting work

  • To support the personal and educational development of young people who have a range of challenges, so they can achieve their full potential
  • To support the students’ through 1-1 and small group work.

  • To uphold policies and procedures, including Safeguarding, GDPR Policy, Equality and Diversity Policy, Data Protection.

  • An Enhanced DBS check/certificate will be required

  • Good Computer skills, confident using Microsoft applications



  • Interest or experience in working in a classroom environment

  • Interest in Beauty Therapy (a benefit, but not essential)

  • Excellent communication and listening skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to relate positively and in a non-discriminatory way to people at all levels, from a range of backgrounds and communities, with and without disabilities

  • Experience dealing with challenging behaviour

  • Understanding of confidentiality



If you have the drive and passion to deliver an outstanding teaching and learning experience, we'd love to hear from you.

Send your completed application and self disclosure forms to and we'll be in touch.

Y.O.U.R BEAUTY SCHOOL is an equal opportunities employer and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds.


At Y.O.U.R BEAUTY SCHOOL we take your privacy very seriously, therefore we confirm that we will not share your personal information with any third party company without your permission.

By submitting your employment and self disclosure forms you are giving Y.B.S permission to contact you in relation to job vacancies relevant to the qualification, skills and work experience stated within your CV. Please note we will contact you via email or telephone regarding available vacancies at Y.B.S.

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