Reading Hack 12 – 17 Years

Did you know that Ansdell Library has a LEGO club?

Would you like to help them with this ?

If you are able to regularly commit to sharing your passion for Lego & books with others a few hours each week and

are between 12-17 years, then this would be a great opportunity for you.

As a Reading Hack we are offering you a chance to:

  • Share your skills and interests with others
  • Take part in an introduction programme with support from a designated member of staff as a contact for assistance and feedback
  • Training and support

12-17 reading hacks will require a reference from a teacher who has known them for at least one full term so please obtain the teachers permission and details before applying.

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What you are volunteering for?

Activities may include:

  • Helping children to read/chose books
  • Planning and promoting library offers and events
  • Assisting and running a variety of activities
  • Other activities-in agreement with staff at the library
  • Log volunteering hours where applicable via an on-line computer system

What we are asking for from you?

  • Attendance at an agreed time
  • To behave in accordance with library rules and regulations
  • To comply with the Volunteer Acceptable Use Guidelines

Required Qualities:

What type of skills and personal qualities do young volunteers aged 12+ need?

The volunteer should:

  • Be a good communicator
  • Have patience and understanding
  • Be friendly and approachable
  • Be reliable and committed

Please speak to a member of staff at the library before applying


Training will be provided where necessary and may be in the form of peer support, distance learning or trainer led. Volunteers must have completed the required training before any activity can be undertaken and may be asked to regularly refresh training where required.

Required Age:

12-17 years



59 Commonside, Ansdell, Lytham Saint Annes FY8 4DJ

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If you are interested in this opportunity please contact the Volunteer Co-ordinator for a chat, or click apply now.

Email: Lancashire Volunteer Partnership

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