ID: 118445

Toy Library Volunteer

Education & Training Regular - less than 6 months Ashburton VIC

About this opportunity

The Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre is advertising this role on behalf of Pied Piper Toy Library.

Are you looking to get involved by volunteering with a local community focused not-for-profit? Join a friendly and welcoming team made of volunteers and members at the Pied Piper Toy Library. We are a registered charity committed to supporting children’s development through play located close to Ashburton Village.

The particular focus of this role will involve checking returns as well as returning toys to the shelves. The environment is relaxed and supportive, you will be working as part of a team with other volunteers.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • checking returned toys and counting pieces
  • returning toys to the shelves
  • helping members find toys from the shelves when required
  • assisting the Coordinator with general tasks as needed

Skills and Experience:

  • good concentration skills
  • enjoy working as part of a team
  • be friendly and reliable
  • ability to read and write in English

Benefits in undertaking the volunteer role:

  • becoming an active part of the local community supporting young families
  • becoming part of a friendly and supportive team
  • potential to learn new skills and about different areas of the toy library and how it operates

Note: applicants need to be aged 15+ for this volunteer role.

Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Fridays 9.30am to 12.00

Suitable for
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Library Services

You will be provided with a short, informal induction session and tour of the toy library. Training will be provided on the job by the Toy Library Coordinator.