Job Title: Volunteer School Assistant

Location:  Greater Manchester (various schools are available)

About the role:

Moxi Recruitment are proud to partner with schools who share our vision and values. We are committed to providing exceptional learning experiences to pupils whilst breaking down barriers for those who want to work within an education setting. With that in mind, we are keen to welcome volunteers who wish to gain meaningful experience in schools before committing to further training or paid employment within a school setting.

Full training and induction will be completed, along with enhanced DBS checks and reference checks. As such, you must be willing to undergo these checks and training.

As a volunteer you’ll support across all areas of the school to support where required. This will involve working closely with teachers to support the educational and social development of students. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting teachers in the preparation and delivery of lessons
  • Providing one-on-one or small group support to students who require additional assistance.
  • Helping to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Assisting with the supervision of students during lessons and other school activities
  • Supporting teachers in assessing and recording students’ progress
  • Working with colleagues to develop and implement effective teaching strategies.


  • A genuine passion for education and a desire to make a positive impact on students’ lives.
  • Ability to remain resilient in challenging situations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to build rapport with students.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a busy environment


  • Opportunities for professional development and training
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of young people.
  • Career pathway with routes into teaching
  • Gain meaningful experience within an education setting.
  • Gain confidence in your own skills and abilities.

We welcome interest from all backgrounds and abilities. We recognise everybody has a unique skill set that will make a difference to the lives of young people.

Whilst the role is voluntary, we would ask you to consider your availability on a regular basis, so as to provide consistency with the school you’re volunteering with. Please give careful consideration to this before applying.

How to Apply: If you are enthusiastic about education and have the skills and qualities we are looking for, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV for review, and our friendly team will come back to you.