Apply to be a Volunteer Class Assistant

Thank you for your interest in becoming a KMA volunteer class assistant. From the feedback we've received from so far, our volunteers seem to feel that they are getting as much back — or more — as they are giving. We hope that you will have a similar positive experience.

Volunteer Class Assistant Job Description

Summary/Objective:
The volunteer assistant position provides support by assisting students with movements and positions and helping the teacher maintain control of the classroom and class flow.

Essential Functions:

  • Physically assist students

  • Demonstrate movements and positions for students

  • Verbally guide students

  • Work in tandem with primary teacher and other volunteers to facilitate class exercises and flow

Requirements:

  • Experience doing yoga, dance, and/or gymnastics

  • Complete application process, which includes initiating a background check and filling out KMA waiver and release forms

  • Attend a KMA volunteer orientation session, which includes doing a training on Sexual Abuse and Molestation Issues 

  • Assist in a minimum of 2 classes per month

  • Attend on-going trainings (short sessions offered at regular intervals to learn techniques for assisting students)

Additional information:
This opportunity is ideal for persons who have received a yoga teaching certification and wish to improve their teaching skills with hands-on teaching experience. Note: this is a selective process.

Volunteer Application Process

To apply,

  1. Send a brief statement of experience -- including sharing why you wish to volunteer in this way -- to info@keonimovementarts.org.

  2. Complete our online Keoni Movement Arts Employment and Volunteer Application.

  3. Schedule a time to view a KMA class in action.

Thank you for your interest in serving in this way!