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Pimlico Toy Library - Multiple roles

Details of the Charity:

We are a 32 year old registered charity working with families with under 11’s. Our aim is to develop each child’s potential through play.

We provide 4,230 play places each year at 6 x  2hour play and toy-loan sessions for 0-5 year olds. In the school holidays, activities are appropriate for 0 -11 year olds. Qualified toy Librarians are at each session to motivate and support learning.

Families from a wide range of cultures, backgrounds and religions are able to socialise and feel a sense of belonging. Children learn and develop social interaction, confidence and a willingness to learn which prepares them for nursery and school. This early intervention improves their long term life -chances.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

We have two upcoming events:

Annual General Meeting- Thursday Demember 6th, 2018

09:00- 15:00

Theatre Show- Wednesday December 12th, 2018

08:00- 16:00

Both dates to include tasks as follows:

  • You will help us transform the rooms into a friendly meeting room or a Theatre.
  • Clear away the rooms on both days.
  • Welcome our guests, get them get to the right room, manage the buggy park, keep children safe.

Skills Required:

  • You need to be fit and agile, able to lift and carry equipment, move chairs and tables and climb stairs.  

Additional Benefits:

  • Reimbursed travel expenses and lunch for involvement- please bring receipts
  • Hours volunteered will be recorded on your HEAR – which goes on your permanent university record
  • All hours contribute towards your Brunel Volunteers Award, which may lead to an invitation to the Brunel Volunteers Award Ceremony.
  • Interested? Apply below:
    Please note '*' denotes mandatory fields
  • Name
  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the EU
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?