Volunteers

Support your community by volunteering

Volunteering can be an exciting, growing, enjoyable experience offering individuals an opportunity to support their communities.

Seeking: ‘Leap into Literacy’ volunteer tutors

Are you interested in sharing your love of reading and writing?
Do you have skills or knowledge that could help others? We need volunteer adult literacy tutors.
 
Leap into Literacy
Leap into Literacy is a new adult literacy program providing 1-to-1 tutoring for people looking to improve their reading and writing skills. Volunteer tutors and learners will be matched and will meet regularly at a mutually convenient time and place.
 
We’ll help you to help others
No experience necessary. Initial and ongoing training and support will be provided.
 
Want to learn more?
Attend one of our upcoming volunteer tutor information sessions or contact us to find out more:
 
Lizzie James
Regional Literacy Officer
Phone: (03) 9800 6417
Leap into Literacy logo

Other volunteer opportunities

Who can volunteer?

Anyone 18 years or over

You can:

    • Meet new and interesting people, from diverse backgrounds and cultures
    • Support lifelong learning opportunities in your community
    • Use your skills to advance access to knowledge, experience and ideas
    • Play a part in enhancing the experiences of, and services to, our communities

How to volunteer

Eastern Regional Libraries relies on the valuable support of all its volunteers.
 
Unfortunately there are no other volunteer positions available at present. 
 
If you’re new to volunteering, or want to find out more general information click here. 
 
Alternatively, you can visit your council website for volunteer programs in your local area.
 
When available, all library volunteer opportunities will be advertised via our library newsletter and website.