Volunteer Homework Club Assistant

Hours : 1 ½ hrs per week (40 weeks, term time), Thursdays 6pm – 7:45pm

We are looking for a Homework Club Assistant to assist the main Tutor and provide one-to-one support to young carers aged 11 – 16 years old.

The weekly homework club runs between 6 – 7:30pm at our centre in Forest Hill. It gives young carers the opportunity to develop personal and social skills through interactive sessions within a friendly, quiet and supportive environment where they are encouraged to think positively about their learning.

We are looking for someone who is reliable and able to commit to this position until July 2016. You should have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to build a rapport with diverse young people from different ethnic backgrounds whilst providing teaching support to young carers attending each week.

Working as part of a team, you will be able to identify education needs as well as provide support and encouragement to young carers in order to complete homework, progress and prepare for exams.

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and appropriate references being taken.

Carers Lewisham
Waldram Place
Forest Hill
SE23 2LB

Opening Times:
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm


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We are funded by London Borough of Lewisham, NHS Lewisham (CCG), Children in Need, Donations and Legacies.

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