Reading Hack is a national programme led by young people aged 14 to 24 who do activities and volunteering to gain skills and experience and to inspire others to read.
We are looking for young volunteers to help us with the annual Summer Reading Challenge which takes place July to September this year.
What will you be doing?
Telling children and their families about the Summer Reading Challenge
Signing children up to the challenge
Encouraging children to talk about what they have been reading
Learn more about the library works, including the Dewey system
Assist with shelving and keeping the library tidy
Help customers to find books
Familiarise yourself with the Reading Hack website
Create at least 1 Reading Hack Display
Run/assist in at least 1 Reading Hack activity
You will gain:
Experience of working with children and families
Knowledge of children's reading habits and children's literature
Satisfaction from inspiring children to keep reading