Violence Prevention Classroom Assistant


Cause Areas


Thu Mar 01, 2018 01:00 PM - Thu May 10, 2018 04:00 PM


3401 St. Claude AvenueNew Orleans, LA 70117


Silence Is Violence's Peace Clinics engage at-risk youth in violence prevention education and art therapy. The curriculum is designed to allow children and teens the safe space necessary for processing complex trauma and grief, so that they are less likely to perpetuate acts of violence throughout their lives. As a violence prevention classroom assistant, you will be asked to support Silence is Violence staff as they facilitate this curriculum with students in New Orleans. You will be present in the classroom and will engage with students as they complete assigned tasks and projects.

This opportunity is for individuals who can commit to availability of Thursday afternoons. We are looking for individuals who are comfortable working with diverse populations and in fast-paced work environments. In addition, you must be comfortable working with children and able to communicate empathetically and patiently.


  • Child Welfare
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Relationship Building
  • Visual Arts
  • Group Facilitation
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Must have availability on Thursday afternoons.
  • Must have experience working with children.

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