Current volunteering opportunities:

There are lots of interesting ways to get involved in a Read Easy group and we often have vacancies, both on our local Management Team and for Reading Coaches. At the moment we are particularly looking to fill the following roles:

  • Literacy Specialist
  • Safeguarding Champion

If there is a role listed here that would suit you, please either contact our Volunteer Recruiter using the contact details above, or complete a form using the Apply button. If there are no suitable vacancies listed at the moment, you can still get in touch if you would like to, and we can keep a note of your interest, if you are happy for us to keep your details.

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About our group:

Our group was established at Christmas 2016, offering support within Solihull, Olton, Hall Green, Shirley, Knowle, Dickens Heath, Balsall Common, Sheldon, Yardley, Acocks Green and Chelmsley Wood.

Read Easy groups are financially independent from Read Easy UK, and we are responsible for raising all the money needed to keep our group going. If you would like to support our work, please get in touch to find out how.

Group Supporters:

We would like to thank the following organisations for supporting us:

  • Gill Investments
  • Harry Payne, Heart of England Community Fund
  • Jack’s Store
  • Solihull Community Fund
  • Radio 4
  • Knowle Bell Ringers
  • Tesco Bags Scheme
  • Severn Trent Coronavirus Community Fund
  • Cullen Wealth Ltd
  • Barston Fete Association

We would also like to thank the following individuals for their contributions:  S Berridge, S Ross, A Robeiro and M Wright.

Thanks to the following organisations that provide free rooms for meetings:  John Lewis, The Drum and Monkey and the following libraries: Solihull, Chelmsley Wood, Yardley Wood, Knowle, Dickens Heath and Hall Green.

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