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Beards & Books

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We are seeking volunteers who can assist us with applying for our charity status. We currently operate as a social enterprise which is limited by guarantee.

As our organisation is constantly growing the benefits associated with being a charity can help us further our social aims and allow us to work with more organisations in the future.

We aim to start our application immediately with the aims of sending off our application within 4 months.

You will need:
-Experience in writing bid funds and proposals, or willingness to learn.
-To be reliable.
-To be organised.
-To work independently.
-To meet deadlines.

If you are interested in this role, please fill out the application form using the link below:
https://forms.gle/2wpz6jEUfjTFeCJx5

Please send a short email subject titled 'volunteer and the role you are applying for’ to volunteer@beardsandbooks.org and include in your email a suitable contact number that we can reach you on.

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About Beards & Books

Location:

Hallam i-Labs, Sheffield, S1 2GB, GB

Mission Statement

One of Beard’s & Book’s key social aims is to increase the representation of BAME communities in education through the use of multicultural books from its vast pop-up library, as well as several services including storytime events; a mentoring; a tuition service with a high proportion of BAME tutors; producing online educational content; book subscription boxes which we sell to the public. Our endeavours seek to encourage children to gain a deeper understanding of the diverse range of cultures that make up modern-day British society, in particular the BAME community.

Description

Beards & Books is an educational programme designed to improve the literacy and numeracy skills of children across the U.K. The organisation has expanded its curriculum over time to teach children about positive life skills with the hope of moulding students into confident, informed citizens. Currently, our curriculum covers important topics such as healthy nutrition, critical thought, and culinary skills.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Reading / Writing
  • Research
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 - 4 hours per week

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