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Volunteer Teachers are unpaid workers getting involved in education processes. Typical duties listed on a Volunteer Teacher resume sample are holding lessons, preparing lesson plans, assigning tasks to students, administering tests, grading student work, and participating in continuing education. Based on our selection of example resumes for the job, essential skills include teaching, leadership, empathy, resilience, and communication. Successful candidates come from various educational backgrounds and usually hold a Bachelor’s Degree. Education training and experience represent an advantage.

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Secondary Science Volunteer Teacher

  • Instructed 137 senior secondary students in biology and chemistry in preparation for internal and external examinations.
  • Led a test-taking skills training for 8 teachers to help them better equip pupils for exams.
  • Collaborated with co-teachers to set up a new science laboratory facility serving 216 students.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biology & Chemistry
2

Volunteer Teacher Assistant

  • Maintained a safe play environment by emphasizing and maintaining cleanliness and organization
  • Organized and engaged in recreational activities such as games and puzzles
  • Encouraged curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving appropriate to children's developmental levels
  • Drafted lesson plans and submitted them for review and feedback in a timely manner
  • Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play
  • Fostered oral language development and critical thinking skills during literacy discussion
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Behavioral Science
BA
Sociology & Child Development
3

Science and Math Volunteer Teacher

Provided individualized instruction for students to support the teaching and learning goals

  • Prepares objectives and lesson plans for Math and Science courses, incorporating the use of technology
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with students and staffs fostering an environment of open communication and support
  • Counseled students when adjustment and academic problems arose
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Science
BS
Chemistry & Psychology
4

Volunteer Teacher Assistant

  • Instructed, supervised children in class and assisted with marking and correcting work.
  • Provided one-on-one help with homework and assignments when needed.
  • Grade homework and keep track of student’s performance in class
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology
5

US Peace Corps Volunteer Teacher Namibia, Africa

  • Worked closely with Namibian counterparts in a rural village school as a full time teacher of grades 7 and 8 English and Mathematics, improving the pass rates for both subjects by 74 - 95%.
  • Organized school's existing resources into a functioning library, and got books donated through US organizations.
  • Worked with other [company name] volunteers and Namibian counterparts to organize and implement a leadership camp for young adults.
  • Acted as advisor for various after school clubs, including coaching students in running and organizing for 20 students to participate in a marathon.
  • Achieved basic conversational skills in the languages of Silozi and Subia.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English
6

Volunteer Teacher's Assistant

Assisted teacher with homework and classwork. Taught each students life skills and basic literacy.

  • Tutored children individually or in small groups in order to help with assignments.
  • Assisted with the reinforcement of learning concepts presented by teacher.
  • Afterschool program S.A.F.E - homework help and group activities after school
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
MA
Secondary Education
7

Volunteer Teacher

  • Instruct 16 individual English classes to student of varying levels in a Chilean public high school
  • Formulate original speaking and listening lesson plans
  • Implement a unique point-based classroom management system in an effort to motivate students
  • Initiated and organized an after school language club that meets two days out of the school week
  • Participate within the community by attending teachers' network meetings and school sponsored events in addition to living with a Chilean host family
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Spanish Language And Professional Studies
8

Volunteer Teacher's Aide

  • Worked with small groups of 5th grade students and helped them better their skills in all subject areas, up to 4 students at once
  • Kept students interested and engaged by creating games that were fun and also helped the students learn
  • Acted as a positive role model to the students
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Psychology
9

Volunteer Teacher

  • Taught English, math and environmental science to high school students
  • Created physical and digital school libraries
  • Managed school's computer and network systems
  • Began implementation of district wide use of laptops and Khan Academy in the classroom
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
10

Volunteer Teacher Aide

Retrieved students from bus to enter class in the morning

  • Facilitated students during whole group activities and read to students
  • Distributed food during appropriate lunch hour
  • Collaborated well with both teacher and teacher assistant
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Elementary Education

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