Essex Libraries are looking for volunteers aged 14 or over to help children with the Summer Reading Challenge. This year's theme is Space Chase. You'll have fun and gain new skills - and it's great for your CV!
We are looking for volunteers who can commit to a minimum of 18 hours from Saturday 20 July to Monday 2 September 2019.
As a volunteer you will help library staff to:
• Join children to the Summer Reading Challenge
• Talk to children (mainly aged 4 to 11) about their books
• Hand out stickers and rewards.
Closing date for applications is Sunday 16 June 2019.
What skills and experience do you need?
A good team worker, able to work with library staff and other volunteers.
Reliable, well organised and calm under pressure.
Enthusiastic about encouraging children to read.
Able to communicate with customers of all ages including parents.
Able to talk to children about the books they have been reading.
Friendly and approachable.
Committed to helping libraries and our customers.Register your interest
You will be redirected to the Volunteer Essex website
Between these dates: 20/07/2019 - 02/09/2019
On these days:
This opportunity is available countywide.
Barnardo's (in partnership with Virgin Care for the Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service)
Children\'s Burns Club at Broomfield Hospital