If you enjoy meeting people and have time on your hands then come and volunteer at your local library. All our volunteers get a 20% discount when hiring DVDs and Audiobooks and lower fines for late books.

Computer Buddy

Our Computer Buddies help library users get started on library computers, support them on the UK Online course ‘Learn My Way’ and provide assistance with applications, Internet searches and email.

See computer buddy role description 

eBook Buddy

Our eBook Buddies help library users discover our collections of eBooks and other digital items, on tablets, smartphones, laptops and eReaders.

eBuddy role description 

Home Library Courier

Our Home Library Couriers deliver and collect books and other items for all our home library users.

You’ll be a reliable person with a clean driving licence and your own car.

Home library courier role description 

Reading Hacks

Not currently recruiting.

Our Reading Hacks are young people (11 to 25 years old) who want a say in how their local libraries are run. Help run Teen Readers’ Groups and support young people during the Summer Reading Challenge.

Reading Activists role description 

Volunteers at Grain Library

Grain Library needs reliable and responsible volunteers for its day-to-day running.

You’ll be happy to open and close the library, answer questions and queries from library visitors, arrange new displays, find and replace books, and chat with any visitors.

Grain library volunteer role description 

Apply to volunteer

To volunteer for any of these roles complete an application form and either hand it in at any Medway library, email it to librariesadmin@medway.gov.uk or post it to: FREEPOST RSCC/HCEE/BUXL, Medway Council, Strood Library, Rochester ME2 3EP

Download an adult application form to volunteer at Medway library

Download an young persons application form to volunteer at Medway library