Workshop Assistant

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Role Description: 

About us

Writing Champions is a creative writing after school club that runs creative writing workshops in South East London and North Kent for school children. All our workshops take place within primary schools across various London boroughs. 

What we are looking for

We are looking for people who are studying (or have studied) Education or Teaching to act as volunteer workshop assistants, facilitating our creative writing classes through our carefully designed lesson plans. 

What we provide

Apart from the fact that you get to work with the best set of people in the world (children!) we also provide the following benefits:

  • We provide valuable work experience within a school setting which many of our staff find very useful.
  • We provide full training for all workshop leaders and workshop assistants.
  • We provide flexibility in the hours required. Please note that this is a part time role only and fits well with studying: it is 1 - 2 hours a week commitment from around 3.15 - 4.15pm on week days during term times only
Desired skills & experience: 


  1. Must be studying (or have studied) Teaching, Education, or a related subject area)
  2. Must have a passion for working with children, be punctual and reliable. 
  3. Applicants must be DBS checked or willing to be
  4. We ask that workshop leaders or assistants live within a maximum of 1 hour journey from Bromley, Greenwich, Bexley Boroughs of London and Kent
Organisation Description: 

We run creative writing clubs for children within primary schools in London and North Kent

Writing Champions
11 January 2019
06 January 2020

Please visit our website: and (under the tab for work with us) complete the application form there, or email us at with your CV and a covering email.

Interviews are held in the Greenwich or Bromley borough of London.