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Rhyme time

Rhymetime Volunteer

Helping deliver rhyme times sessions to children under 5 years. Organised by Derbyshire County Council Libraries.



Is the location accessible for those with physical disabilities or limited mobility?


Is the location accessible by public transport?



The events run for approximately 30 minutes. Volunteers would be expected to run at least
one session a month. Dates and times to be negotiated with the library.

Could this role be carried out virtually or through a hybrid volunteering model?


Is a criminal record check (DBS) required for this role?


Is a driving license required?


Are expenses covered?

To Be Confirmed

What will you be doing?

Liaising with library staff to timetable and plan sessions
• Delivering sessions, including songs and rhymes, lasting approximately 30 minutes
• Preparing the area where the event or activity is taking place
• Preparing songs and rhymes for use in the sessions
• Supporting activities such as holiday storytimes and craft activities
• Helping to ensure the smooth running of the event or activity
• Helping to clear away after the events

What skills are required?

A reliable, committed person prepared to volunteer for a minimum of 6 months
• A person with the ability and enthusiasm to work with children, young people and their
• A willingness to comply with the County Council’s Data Protection, Health and Safety,
Equality and Diversity and Environmental policies
No previous experience is required but a willingness to learn and attend training is essential

Will training be given or available?


Additional important information

Please call - 01629 533013

For further information on this opportunity and more please complete this form:

Alternatively email quoting the opportunity number stated below.


Children & Young People

Volunteer Opportunity No.


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