Vacature details Host/Hostess volunteers library

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Number of hours per week

4 hours

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Bewoners Inloop En Buurtcentrum [BIEB] Dommelbeemd is looking for


Volunteer workOngoing

Function description

Stichting BIEB is a ‘resident company’ established in 2014 after the libraries were closed in the districts, residents took over the management of the books and loan them free-of-charge 6 days in the week. There’s also a service point for the public library Eindhoven where books can be handed in and picked up.

In the building we cooperate with Inge’s Eettafel and GGzE. On Tuesday the center facilitates consultation hours of Wij Eindhoven, Buro Cement, Gemeente Eindhoven, Politie Eindhoven, Woonbedrijf, Wooninc and other organizations.
Throughout the week there are various activities such as Language Courses for Expats, knitting and hookclub, handicraft club. There are also regularly lectures, presentations, trainings and other events organized by or in the center.

You have the following tasks in the team of 20 enthusiastic volunteers:
- Welcome and address visitors;
- Clean up and sort borrowed books and DVDs;
- Take in reports from the district and pass on to the police, gemeente Eindhoven;
- Refer residents to the correct organization;
- Cleaning work;
- Maintain contact with other participants of the meeting center.

Hours and times in consultation, 4 to 12 hours per week.

Required skills

Thinking, Practical, Communicating and coaching, Creative, Crafts, Chores, Organising, Collaborating, Work independently

Minimal level of education

Academic, College, MBO, VWO, High school, Vmbo


You work with a large team of enthusiastic volunteers in which you connect with people, you can develop yourself in the amount of hours which you determine yourself. You’re part of the social role of the meeting center in a district which has achieved a lot in the past few years and the success story around it.

Target group

No specific target group

Days / Dayparts

SaturdayMorning, Afternoon

Name organization

Bewoners Inloop En Buurtcentrum [BIEB] Dommelbeemd


Volunteer organization


Meeting Center library

Core activity

Low-threshold meeting center with a large group of volunteers Bibliotheek, daily activities, language courses, support, social improve social cohesion


Tom Hoksbergen


0652682233 / 0408452123