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‘The Art Room’ Assistant

Supporting the work of the Art Room. Delivering art based sessions to Children and Young People. Assist the team in maintaining an attractive, stimulating and well-ordered physical environment. Preparation of room and materials for sessions. Preparation and clearing of refreshments. Assisting in cleaning and organisation of art materials to help the running of sessions. Additionally, assisting the team with running the creative sessions with the children as and when requested by the manager.

About The Art Room (Place2Be)

Working in mainstream education, we help children and young people explore their identity, grow in confidence and develop the social skills they need to engage in learning and thrive in life. A world where art is used as a therapeutic tool in mainstream education to help thousands of children learn, achieve and thrive.

Experience Required

Previous experience of working with children Strong understanding of the challenges some children face. Understanding and empathy with The Art Room ethos and quality standards. Strong team player Organised, creative and empathetic. Inspirational and enthusiastic approach to working with children.

Training Details

Induction, training and support provided.

Flexibility & Commitment

Term Time

1 day per week for a school term

Location/Travel Details

Wester Hailes Art Room, 5 Murrayburn Dr, Edinburgh EH14 2SU


Any out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed if a receipt is provided, such as car mileage (at 40p per mile) and public transport costs.

Accessibility Details

  • Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet
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