Blackburn Central Library - Community History Support Volunteer
Interested in Local Community History? Then this could be an ideal opportunity for you.
Based within the Community History Department at Blackburn Central Library we are seeking volunteers to assist customers research the history of Blackburn with Darwen.
We require volunteers with great customer care skills who are motivated to share those skills and their interest in Local History with others.
Volunteers will be required to provide two character references.
- To assist and support staff in the research of and writing for the content for the Cotton Town website
- To assist and support staff and users in a wide range of areas in the community history library
- To participate in meetings and one to one supervision sessions as relevant
- Attend relevant training courses/workshops
- Log volunteering hours via an on-line computer system
- An interest in local history
- Basic IT skills
- Willingness to contribute to part of a team
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Interpersonal skills
- Basic organisational skills
- Ability to carry out tasks with minimum supervision
- A commitment to providing good customer care
Training will be provided where necessary and may be in the form of peer support, distance learning or trainer led.
Mon PM, Tues, Weds AM/PM
Based within the Community History Department at Blackburn Central Library BB2 1AG and responsible to the Community History Manager
The next 10 shifts (out of 26 total shifts) for this activity are as follows
|Date||Start Time||End Time|
|Monday, June 25, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, July 02, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, July 09, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, July 16, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, July 23, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, July 30, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, August 06, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, August 13, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, August 20, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
|Monday, August 27, 2018||9:30 AM||7:00 PM|
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