The Reading Group Host is the keystone of a library-based reading group.
Reserves books for the group using the group card
Hosts meetings and facilitates discussions
Is the point of contact between the group members and the library staff
group meetings and facilitating discussion, or supporting and encouraging other group members
in doing so.
Applicants for this role should be:
Friendly and approachable
Organised and reliable
Demonstrate a love of reading and talking about books.
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
supported by library staff.
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Reading groups usually have up to 12 members, and may meet every 4 – 6 weeks for an hour. Time required: 1 – 2 hours per month (1 hour to host and facilitate the session, plus additional administrative and preparation time)
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