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We are looking for a Lead Volunteer to run the Global Educational Trust Free Books Shop in Tamworth. The books have all been saved from landfill and pulping, and instead are offered for free to shop customers. Destroying books is harmful to the environment so why not collect them together and give them a new lease of life? This shop is being coordinated by the charity Global Educational Trust (GET). As the lead volunteer in the shop your role would include:


– being the main point of communication between the Free Books Shop and GET charity

– managing the volunteer team

– creating a volunteer rota

– updating the shop’s Facebook page

– induction of new volunteers

– maintaining stock levels

– bank monetary donations given by customers

– putting in place GET policies and procedures


The following responsibilities are shared with the volunteer team:


– creating a warm and welcoming shop atmosphere

– create appealing window displays

– keeping the shop clean and tidy

– arranging the books

– explaining the free books concept to customers

– explain the aims of the GET charity

– receive book donations from customers

– assist customers in located particular types of books


Part-time or full-time, with flexible hours.

Applicants should be at least 18 years old.


To make an application or find out more please email [email protected]