Volunteering opportunities


We are looking for volunteers to get involved in a variety of activities in Merton libraries. There's a role for everyone, whatever your interests, skills and the time you have available. Please have a look at the roles available in our libraries, Heritage Service and central team.




Application form

To express an interest in joining our team of volunteers please complete this form or contact your local library.


What can I gain from volunteering?


You will have the chance to meet and help people from the local community, creating a sense of achievement. In volunteering you will build experience and develop your skills to enhance a college, university or job application.


What support will I be given?


You will receive a full induction to the Service, and ongoing training and guidance. We will reimburse any expenses for lunch (if volunteering more than 4 hours in one day) and travel.