Library--Biblioteca Latinoamericana


Virtual Volunteering - Film Club Leader (Virtual)

Are you a film buff looking for a fun way to connect with your community? San José Public Library is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to lead and facilitate an online film club and bring folks together through a love of film.

How You Will Make a Difference

Virtual Film Club Leaders would fill a vital role in creating that all-important social connection for other film lovers in your community. 

Volunteers are needed to:

  • Select appropriate and widely accessible film titles available online to view (such as using Hoopla, our online eMovie resource)
  • Lead and facilitate positive discussions using the Zoom meeting platform with SJPL staff support
  • Engage with new people
  • Listen attentively and involve everyone in the discussion

Benefits

  • Connect with your community and provide a much-needed social outlet
  • Gain experience with program management skills
  • Develop communication skills
  • Commitment/Schedule
  • Willingness to volunteer at least once a month for a 6 month duration. Schedule is dependent on the availability of the volunteer.

Prospective volunteers should:

  • Be comfortable in leading online meetings and engaging with new people using the Zoom meeting platform
  • Be dependable, punctual, and responsible
  • Complete a fingerprint background check, at no cost to you. Only required if you are 18 years or older

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 18+