Become a volunteer reading helper Please be aware that we are prioritising applicatons from parts of the country where we have schools currently waiting for new reading helpers. This may mean that you have a little wait before we take you through our training for new volunteers. This doesn't mean that we aren't excited to get you on board though but please bear with us. We very much look forward to receiving your application. As a Coram Beanstalk reading helper you'll be placed in a local primary school or nursery setting to help three or more children aged between 3-11. With your support, you'll help them improve their reading ability, confidence and learn to love reading. Read the Coram Beanstalk Reading Helper Role Description Apply to become a reading helper: To apply, simply complete the following form, or if you're not quite ready to sign up, find out more about volunteering with Coram Beanstalk .