Literacy Pirates

a fleet of learning centres in Hackney, Haringey and soon beyond

Job vacancies and voluntary positions

Volunteer Coordinator

Salary: £21,950 – 23,000

Location: Hackney, London

Contract: Full-time, permanent

This exciting role involves supporting the growth of our volunteering programme in Hackney, Haringey and neighbouring boroughs. You will work with our Volunteer Manager and our Haringey Volunteer Coordinator focused on the recruitment and retention of new and existing volunteers.

Click here to download the full job description, then click here to download the application form. The deadline for applications is Monday 18th February 2019 at 5pm.

We are holding two recruitment open evenings on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th February at 5.30pm. This will be an informal, commitment-free opportunity to see the Ship of Adventure and to find out more about us and the role. The session will last 35-45 minutes in which you will receive a tour of our learning spaces and have a chance to ask any questions you have about the role and our organisation.

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Volunteer Crewmate to our Young Pirates

You can volunteer with us, supporting young people aged 9-13 to develop literacy, confidence and perseverance. We are looking for motivated Crewmates to be available once a  month (or more) from 3:45 pm -6:45 pm on any week day afternoon. You can find out more information here.

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