ID: 207847

Toy Library Session Coordinator

Young People Regular - more than 6 months Middle Dural NSW

About this opportunity

Responsibilities

  • Oversee and manage the operation of toy library sessions at least once a month.
  • Independently open and prepare the toy library for sessions, ensuring a welcoming and organised environment.
  • Coordinate with and support session volunteers in their roles.
  • Engage in lending toys to members, managing inventory, and ensuring accurate record-keeping.
  • Interact positively with members, assisting them in selecting appropriate toys and providing information about the library’s policies, programs, and services.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and organisation of the toy library, including sanitising toys and play areas.
  • Close and secure the library at the end of the session.
  • Assist in the management of the toy library’s inventory, including restocking shelves and cataloguing new toys.

Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership and organisational skills with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with people of all ages.
  • Experience in customer service or a similar role is desirable.
  • A keen interest in child development and play-based learning.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with other volunteers and work as part of a team.

Requirements:

  • Must hold (or be willing to obtain) a valid Working with Children Check in accordance with Australian regulations.
  • Commitment to volunteer for a minimum of one session per month, with each session typically running from 9:30am to 12:30pm on Saturdays.

Benefits:

  • Play a vital role in the smooth operation and success of the toy library.
  • Gain valuable experience in leadership, customer service, and library management.
  • Be part of a community-focused organisation and make a meaningful impact on children and families.
  • Opportunity to develop and hone organisational and management skills.

To apply, please email [email protected] with your name, availability, and a brief description of why you are interested in volunteering as a Session Coordinator at the Middle Dural Toy Library. Include confirmation of your valid Working with Children Check or indicate your willingness to obtain one. We appreciate your interest and will contact selected applicants for an interview.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Library Services
  • Retail & Sales