Title: Classroom Aide

Where: Bellingham Elementary Schools

When: Duration of school year

Commitment: 1-Two hour shift per week


  • Supports students learning in 1:1 or small groups
  • Maintain positive attitude and assists in ensuring classroom environment is conducive to student learning
  • Assist with materials prep, bulletin boards, lamination as needed
  • Field trip chaperone when available

Training and Supervision: Training and supervision provided by classroom teacher.

Personal Qualities required: 

  • Able to work under direction of classroom teacher
  • Patient, dependable and responsible when working with students
  • Friendly, flexible and sensitive to demands of busy elementary students, teacher and classroom
  • Ability to work with students from varied backgrounds, age groups and skill levels

Notes: All volunteers must complete the BPS volunteer application, pass a WATCH check and interview/train with Learning Center staff.

For more information: Jennifer Gaer, Volunteer Coordinator 360-647-6848