Opportunities now for Volunteers to deliver Reading Rooms in Care Homes. Our Reading Rooms in Care Homes initiative is helping to create a society where…
Reading Rooms is a volunteer-led, innovative shared reading programme based in the community that uses poetry and prose to engage with a range of constituent groups from young people who are hard to reach and at risk to older people within and without the care system.
Reading Rooms utilises the existing infrastructure of Community and Youth centres as well as healthcare settings and other local venues to deliver a fully accessible, customised programme of reading activities tailored to meet the needs of all participants.
We invite applications for the following position:
INTERNSHIP – LITERARY GUIDE
This is a part-time fixed-term contract for six months based in Derry~Londonderry.
Salary: £11,000 per annum, based on 20 hours per week.
Age 16 - 24
Please contact us for an application pack:
Contact: Sinead McLaughlin
Tel: 028 7126 6946
Closing date for applications is: 2.00pm on Friday. 1st September 2017.
It should be noted that the criteria for this post may be enhanced to facilitate shortlisting.
Interviews are due to be held week of 4th September 2017.
The Verbal Arts Centre operates a Child Protection Policy.
The Verbal Arts Centre is an Equal Opportunities Employer.