Story Hunter, The Reader

Story Hunter, The Reader

  • Based: Calderstones Park, Liverpool, L18 3JB
  • Reporting to: Children and Young Person Manager
  • Hourly Rate: £8.21
  • Hours: 6 hours minimum (working pattern covers 0900 – 1900 hours, Monday to Sunday with regular weekend work)
  • Duration: 6 month fixed term
  • Deadline: Thursday 8th August, 2019, 9am.

The Storybarn is a creative, interactive environment in which children can feel thoroughly alive and creative in the company of quality literature. We believe that books offer children a way to understand the world in which they live and the worlds inside themselves. The Reader exists to provide book-routes into this inner space, and to develop shared understandings of both it, and the outer world.

Training will be provided with space for creative adaptation of delivery for applicants to really make the role their own.

This role could be for you if you:

  • Passionately believe in the value of reading
  • Are flexible, enthusiastic and positive
  • Are incredible outgoing and confident working with children and families
  • Are compassionate and creative