Share this opportunity!




UCLA VOLUNTEER CENTER: Think you want ...
The School of History and Dramatic Arts (SoHDA is an LAUSD Pilot school* in Glassell Park with oppor...

Think you want to be a teacher? Get experience as an intern/volunteer!

September 1st, 2016

Location: 2050 North San Fernando Road Los Angeles California 90065
Duration: Ongoing
First Day : Sep 1, 2016

The School of History and Dramatic Arts (SoHDA is an LAUSD Pilot school* in Glassell Park with opportunities for short and long term internship positions. SoHDA is an all-public school serving students of the surrounding neighborhood with a college-prep academic program blended with a robust drama and stage tech program. Joining a dedicated group of teachers–the community volunteers and interns play a key role in helping bridge the equity gap.

Tutoring and Classroom Assistant Positions Available in ALL Subjects


The successful candidate(s) will support students in grades 9 to 12 in their coursework. Classroom assistants will work with the teacher to help oversee all aspects of the classroom. Depending on classroom needs, assistants may help with seatwork, give individual help, help with grading. Each classroom assistant will have an opportunity, if desired, to present a lesson plan. 

Students needing internship hours are welcome to design their own program in partnership with the teachers. 

Subjects: English, ELL, History, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Math, Drama, PE (and teams). AP, SPED, and remedial level for all subjects.


The qualified candidate must possess a deep appreciation for the potential of students and bring with them a creative spirit, sense of humor, and passion for collaboration. Exceptional flexibility, teamwork, communication, and organizational skills are essential. Ability and interest in teaching desired — but not necessary! This is a great experience even for students not planning to go into teaching.

It is preferred candidates are in an undergraduate or graduate degree program, but all candidates considered. 

How to Apply

To apply, send a “cover” email or letter explaining your interest along with a resume, LinkedIn profile, or other short summary of your experience to the Advisory Board c/o Marian Olivas, (OR ) Be sure to put “SoHDA” in the subject line.

Interns will need to register with LAUSD volunteer program. Instructions here:

——-* A public school within LAUSD with the autonomy to guide its own budget, staffing, governance, and curriculum)

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Digg Reddit Stumbleupon Tumblr Posterous Email

Time Details

Hours & days are flexible. Interns welcome for one-time events (such as student-led conferences or mock interview practice) as well as for short and long term commitments

Tags: at-risk youth, disabilities, mentoring, education, special needs, tutoring, youth

Contact Person: Marian Olivas

Contact Email: OR

Contact Phone Number: 818.207.0996

Organization: School of History and Dramatic Arts (SoHDA)




UPcOming Events

View Calendar
connect on facebook connect on twitter connect on snapchat connect on flickr connect on youtube connect on instagram
Get Involved

The UCLA Volunteer Center welcomes you to participate in service opportunities both on-campus and in the Los Angeles community. Get started:

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: No posts found.

Make sure this account has posts available on

© UCLA Volunteer Center 2009-2021