Beanstalk Reading Transition Are you over 50 and living in London? If so, we're looking for 90 people like you to volunteer as a Beanstalk Reading Transition from September 2017 - (If not, try our other volunteering opportunities). You'll use your experience to provide one-to-one support to children who need a burst of help to develop the skills to succeed at school. Apply today at the bottom of this page! Read the Beanstalk Reading Transition Role Description A rewarding experience: 80% of people say it makes them feel more physically and mentally active Develop new skills Make a difference in your community Make a lasting difference: Read, play and talk to open up a child’s imagination Help a child succeed at school Become part of your local school community What's involved? Support four children in a local school through one-to-one literacy support Use a range of books in an inspiring and positive way to create a love of reading Each child will receive half an hour of one-to-one support, three times a week Beanstalk is one of five organisations selected to take part in the Give More Get More programme, which has made Beanstalk Reading Transition possible. Fill out the following enquiry form and we’ll get in touch within 24 hours to discuss the role in more detail. Or you can find out about our other volunteering opportunities here.