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Summer Reading Challenge Reading Hack 2018

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 between 10 and 20 hours, over 2 weeks.

Volunteer with Idea Store and you'll gain

  • Valuable work experience
  • References for employment / UCAS / Duke of Edinburgh
  • New friends

You will need to attend an interview and training session at your preferred site in July 2018.

Idea Store Bow
Interview dates
Monday 2 July, 4:00 - 8:00pm
Monday 9 July, 4:00 - 8:00pm
Saturday 21 July, 10:00am - 4:00pm
 

Training dates
Monday 23 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Tuesday 24 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 

Idea Store Canary Wharf
Interview dates
Monday 2 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Saturday 7 July, 2:00 - 4:00pm
 
Training dates
Monday 16 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm

 
Idea Store Chrisp Street
Interview dates
Friday 6 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Saturday 14 July, 10:00am - 4:00pm              
Thursday 19 July, 4:00 - 8:00pm
 
Training dates
Friday 20 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Wednesday 25 July, 12:00 - 2:00pm          
     
 
Idea Store Watney Market
Interview dates
Wednesday 4 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Saturday 7 July, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Wednesday 11 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 
Training dates
Wednesday 18 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Saturday 21 July, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 
Idea Store Whitechapel
Interview dates
Tuesday 3 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Saturday 7 July, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Saturday 7 July, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Wednesday 11 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 
Training dates
Tuesday 17 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Wednesday 18 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm


 
Bethnal Green Library
Interview dates
Wedndesday 4 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Thursday 5 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 
Training dates
Thursday 12 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 
Cubitt Town Library
Interview dates
Friday 29 June, 4:00 - 6:00pm
Friday 6 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 
Training dates
Friday 13 July, 4:00 - 6:00pm
 

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.