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Volunteering

Help us make a difference

There is more to volunteering than you think.

Bexley Library Service has a number of roles for volunteers in libraries.


Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre

There are occasionally opportunities to volunteer at Bexley Local Studies and Archive Centre. For a copy of the role description please click here
To express your interest, please email archives@bexley.gov.uk outlining why you want to volunteer and your availability.

Reading Friends

We are looking for volunteers for an exciting new project, Reading Friends, at Crayford and Erith Libraries.
 
Reading Friends brings people together to read, share stories, meet new friends and have fun.
 
You don’t have to be an expert in literature to take part – you just need a love of reading and a desire to help people in the community feel more connected.
 

For a role description please click here, and click here for an application form.

Current vacancies include:

 

Erith Library

Stay and Play - Mondays - 10-11am
Computer Buddies - Various days and times
Read With Me - Weekdays 4-5pm or Saturday am/pm
 

Thamesmead Library

Read With Me - Saturdays am or pm
Computer Buddies - Various days and times
 

Welling Library
Computer Buddies - Various days and times

 

All Libraries

We need people who are interested in helping us set up Coding Clubs, Discovery Clubs and Digital Maker’s Clubs for children and young people. Days and times to suit this Digilab Volunteer role.

 

If you can spare an hour a week or a few hours a fortnight, then please get involved.

Click on the links below if you would like more details on each volunteering role:

Children’s Activity Volunteer
Activity (Adults) Volunteer
Computer buddy volunteer
Coding Club Volunteer
Digilab Volunteer

To find out more information please download and fill in our Volunteer Application Form and email it to libraries@bexley.gov.uk,  or hand it in to any Bexley Library or post it to Volunteers, Bexley Library Service, Maidstone Road, Sidcup, Kent DA14 5HS.


Home Library Service

Home Library Service

We are seeking volunteers to deliver our Home Library Service. This free service is available for any resident of Bexley who is unable to reach and use their local library.

For a copy of the role description please click here  or please contact the Home Library Service on
020 3045 4565, email LibraryCommunityservices@bexley.gov.uk, or ask at your local library.

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