Children’s Drama Club Assistant

We are looking for a volunteer to attend our weekly children’s drama club (for ages 6-10) at Poplar Union, on Tuesdays between 3.45pm – 5.15pm. The role includes monitoring the behaviour of the children attending, support the tutor if needed and to uphold Poplar Union’s children’s safeguarding policy.


We are looking for lively and committed volunteers who have a genuine interest in working with children and young people and real enthusiasm for our exciting  arts space. In this position we are looking for volunteers to stay with us for at least 3 months. Whilst a DBS check is not compulsory, it is preferred.

What we can offer:

We aim to provide a meaningful experience for you as a volunteer.
You will receive a basic induction
You will have a named PH Contact & Poplar Union Contact
Poplar Union will provide 1 free ticket per week to another PU event whilst you are volunteering with us.
We will provide you with an honest reference regardless of how long you are with us.
We can promise a safe environment without discrimination and a supportive space to be in

To apply, please fill in the application form here and email to emily@poplarunion.com.

Keep in touch and check back regularly – any vacancies that come up will be posted here. If you have any questions about our volunteering opportunities, you can email Emily at emily@poplarunion.com or call 020 3039 3333.

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