Become a Summer Reading Challenge Young Volunteer!

Make a difference this summerWhat you’ll get out of it
• Valuable work experience and a verified log of accrued volunteer hours
• The opportunity to develop confidence, social skills, employability and literacy skills and to make a positive contribution to your community – and a chance to make new friends

What will you be doing as a young volunteer?
• Signing children up to the challenge and helping them find and choose books
• Helping children and families to use the Summer Reading Challenge website and to download the Summer Reading Challenge app
• Helping with events and activities to help children share their reading choices and collecting feedback

What are we looking for in a young volunteer?
You will be aged between 14 and 24 years and must commit to a minimum of 3 hours per week across 4 weeks (12hrs in total over the summer).
You will need good communication skills and preferably a willingness to engage with children and families in both Welsh and English; an interest in supporting and working with children, and in books and reading; and a flexible, friendly approach to tasks undertaken, punctuality and reliability.

Contact for further information
Corwen Library helen.a.roberts@denbighshire.gov.uk
Denbigh Library llinos.davies@denbighshire.gov.uk
Llangollen Library helen.a.roberts@denbighshire.gov.uk
Prestatyn Library bethan.hughes@denbighshire.gov.uk
Rhuddlan Library beverley.kirkham@denbighshire.gov.uk
Rhyl Library bethan.hughes@denbighshire.gov.uk
Ruthin Library llinos.davies@denbighshire.gov.uk
St Asaph Library beverley.kirkham@denbighshire.gov.uk

Young Volunteers Application Form

We look forward to hearing from you!

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Summer Reading Challenge, Young Volunteers and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s