We are a startup community library with ambitions of creating an environment which is unique and authentic to any library the U.K has ever seen.
In order to achieve this, we are looking for proactive candidates who value autonomy and leadership.
We expect our volunteers to thrive by using their initiative and being resourceful. We give all volunteers the freedom to share ideas and contribute towards the direction of our library as we value the people who are the frontline of the service.
We offer full training (so no previous experience is needed) and we support each volunteer to ensure they gain a return on investment of their time.
You can choose shifts according to your availability so its flexible and can fit around your other commitments.
What skills do I need?
You will need good organisational skills to manage your own diary
You will need good communication skills to ensure messages reach our team and audience
You will need a good eye for detail
You will need creativity and the ability to think outside of the box
You will need to be proactive and use your initiative
You will need a can do attitude and willingness to learn new things
What will I gain?
You will learn how to use Canva, Word, Excel, Wordpress, Libib and all our other software which we use
You will learn how to lead a small team
You will gain an understanding on the finance aspect of the enterprise
You will lead your own smaller projects
You will gain qualifications which may be relevant to your career choices
Something to put on your Cv to help you stand out
Training and support
You will be given full training on every software which you use
You will be supervised throughout your volunteering experience
You will be offered to go training courses throughout the year
You will be assigned a mentor to help you fulfil your potential
You will be given induction training to get you up to speed
1-2 hours per week we are very flexible you can do work on site or off site for your own suitability
DBS (criminal records) check
Nearest tram stop is Fitzalan Square/Ponds Forge
Bus which stop outside Sadacca 75,76, 1A, 1, 20,
It a 20 minute walk from the student union
10 minute walk from the coach/bus station and Sheffield train station