Events Assistant - Family Fun at Special Collections Centre, University of Aberdeen

Assist with Family Fun event at The Sir Duncan Rice Library

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(1PM - 5PM)
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Hours per week 4 hours
Location Special Collections Centre The Sir Duncan Rice Library University of Aberdeen Bedford Road Aberdeen AB24 3AA
Description

Are you friendly, outgoing and confident working with children and their adults? We need you for our Special Collections Centre (SCC) Family Fun events!

We run a regular programme of drop in craft activities for families in The Sir Duncan Rice Library, inspired by the amazing rare books, manuscripts and archives held in SCC.

All activities are led by SCC’s Learning and Outreach Officer but we are always on the look out for fun, enthusiastic and friendly volunteers to assist with the events.

Duties: Volunteers will assist will setting up space for events, greeting participants, explaining craft and assisting participants with craft, assisting with clean-up of space after events.

Please note this position isn't a weekly volunteering opportunity. SCC’s Family Fun events happen throughout the year, on Saturday afternoons during term time and Wednesday afternoons during the school holidays. A list of future Family Fun event dates can be provided upon request.

If you are interested in volunteering with Special Collections Learning please get in touch.

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving/Creativity
  • Planning/Organising
About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Friendly, outgoing, confident, comfortable working with children

Desirable: An interest in craft, previous experience working with children, event experience

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!