Summer Reading Challenge Reading Hack 2017
Are you aged between 14 -17 years old and live or go to school in Tower Hamlets?
The Summer Reading Challenge is heading towards Idea Stores and libraries in the school summer holidays and this is a good chance to get on board and help us with the scheme and deliver events for younger children.
You can volunteer to help us for up to two weeks for two hours per day, any day of the week.
In return you will obtain
• Valuable work experience
• A reference for employment
• Gain confidence
• Develop your social and literacy skills
• Make new friends
You will need to attend an interview at your preferred site on one of the dates in July 2017 below. Times of interiews will vary and will be emailed to you.
|Idea Store Bow||8, 12 and 16 July|
|Idea Store Canary Wharf||3, 6 and 7 July|
|Idea Store Whitechapel||18, 22 and 25 July|
|Idea Store Chrisp Street||14, 15 and 21 July|
|Idea Store Watney Market||1, 6 and 8 July|
|Cubitt Town Library||4 and 6 July|
|Bethnal Green Library||5 and 6 July|
Full training will be given but you must be able to attend the training session at the Idea Store you want to volunteer in. This will last approximately 2 hours. Some sites are scheduling two training dates but you only need to attend one.
Training sessions 's dates are in July and start at 4pm.
|Idea Store Bow||17 and 19 July|
|Idea store Canary Wharf||17 and 20 July|
|Idea Store Whitechapel||27 and 28 July|
|Idea Store Chrisp Street||24 and 25 July|
|Idea Store Watney Market||13 and 15 July|
|Cubitt Town Library||18 July|
|Bethnal Green Library||13 July|
Celebration of Achievement Awards Ceremony to pick up your certificate will be at Idea Store Whitechapel on 15 September from 6pm.
Spaces for volunteers are limited for each site and applications will be considered on a first come basis
14 and 15 year olds will need parental consent.
Are you interested? Fill out the online application form and someone will be in touch with you soon.