To learn to read

Alison Hastilow

07553 250 733

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:

  • Reading Coaches
  • Coordinator
  • Safeguarding Champion

If there is a role listed here that would suit you, please either contact the Volunteer Recruiter above, or complete a form using the ‘Enquire now’ 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.

If you would like to find out more about each of our volunteer roles click here.

Enquire now

About our group:

Our group was recently established in August 2021 and offers support within Leicester and the surrounding district.

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:

  • Leicester City Libraries
  • Leicester College
  • Charity Link
  • Leicester Adult Education Centre
  • Saffron Ward Councillors (community ward funding)
  • Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation
  • Leicester Rotary Group
  • Corah
  • Waitrose
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Leicestershire Libraries
  • Coop
  • Persimmon
  • Blaby Lions
  • Leathersellers Small Grants
  • Edith Murphy Foundation
  • Dunelm
  • The Scraptoft Players

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