Lattitude’s School’s Assistant placements are generally located in boarding schools in smaller towns and cities, and involve helping permanent staff in a range of activities. Volunteers may also be called upon to help pupils experiencing difficulties with subjects such as English and Maths. School’s Assistants placements in Canada are a great opportunity to experience the fast paced life at a boarding school and volunteers will be involved in a wide range of activities, making the most of their abilities and developing numerous other important skills and attributes.
Lattitude School Assistants in Canada assist school staff with a number of duties which may include classroom assistance, lab preparation, tutoring, playground supervision, games/sports coaching, outdoor education, field trips and excursions, music, art and drama, supervision in residence and administration work. The roles are varied and allow volunteers to get involved with many aspects of school life.