Are you outgoing? Do you love helping people? Are you enthusiastic about your local community?
We need volunteers to help us support and develop library activities across Norfolk. We are looking for people with all kinds of skills and backgrounds. This could be:
Digital skills - from basic IT to coding
Customer service experience
Language, research or reading skills
Experience in running group activities
Experience working with different age groups, or with people with different needs
Volunteering allows you to meet new people, learn new skills, gain confidence and give something back to the community. We offer flexible but regular opportunities, training, support and encouragement, and you will be part of a friendly team.
How to volunteer
To make a general enquiry about volunteering or if you are interested in working at a particular library, complete the register your interest form.
Alternatively, you can scroll through our list of specific library roles that we are currently recruiting for across Norfolk. When you select a role you will be directed to the Get Involved Norfolk website. You can then register your interest in the role on their website.
Looking for paid employment?
If you love working with the public there are also paid Norfolk Libraries jobs
We will ask you to complete an application form and name two people for references. When we have received your application form we will have a discussion about:
How we will support you
If this is the right role for you
If the role is suitable, we will check your references. If you will be working with under 18s or vulnerable adults, you must also complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If your skills or experience do not match the role you are interested in, we will try to find another suitable role.
Finally, we will arrange your induction, training and start dates.