Beanstalk urgently need volunteer reading helpers to work in schools in Hounslow and Ealing.
As a reading helper you will be matched with three children who you will work with twice a week, building a relationship to help them read, grow and succeed.
To become a Beanstalk reading helper, you must:
Be fluent in English, a competent reader and have excellent communication skills
Believe in the importance of literacy and be able to inspire a child to want to read
Be able to spare one and a half hours, twice a week, plus your travel time
Be able to commit for at least one year
Have been resident in the UK for at least two years
'Working one-to-one is a superb way of helping children and watching them improve is a great delight.' Pat Lacy, Beanstalk volunteer.
Call Wendy on 0845 4500307/020 8622 3646 or apply online at www.beanstalkcharity.org.uk
Beanstalk is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Successful applicants will be required to obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure
Beanstalk is the trading name of Volunteer Reading Help. Registered Charity No. 296454 (England and Wales). Registered as a company limited by guarantee in England and Wales No. 2101719.
9th July 2012
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