Volunteer for us!


We are currently looking to recruit School Volunteers to help us support literacy skills in children and young adults

The Book Nook is the only independent bookshop in East Hertfordshire and we also run as a not for profit Community Interest Company, so we can expand our education and literacy projects, which will be funded by bookshop sales and grant funding.


View our current Volunteer vacancies below. 

Schools Volunteer: We are looking for experienced volunteers to work with local schools and colleges, school librarians and English Leads to support literacy skills in children and young adults and engaging with books, reading, and writing.


 To apply for either role. please view the role description  download a Volunteer Application form below and either email it to us, leave the completed form at the shop or send it to the bookshop at the above address.

 Volunteer Application Form                                         Volunteer Application Form

 Schools Volunteer Application form      Schools Volunteer role description 



When we have received your completed form someone will contact you to organise an informal interview


If you are interested in applying for any of the above volunteer roles, please click on the following link/s or contact either Gordon Balfour on 07976898747 booknookvolunteers@outlook.com or Julia Chesterman, Book Shop Manager on 07519024248 or Email: julia@booknookshop.co.uk