ID: 170933

Production, Festival, Events, Arts, Hospitality, Customer Support, Administration, LGBTQIA+

Arts & Culture One off - an event Melbourne VIC

About this opportunity

Our call out for volunteers for Midsumma Festival 2022 is now OPEN!

PLEASE APPLY USING THE APPLICATION ON THE MIDSUMMA WEBSITE

We are seeking volunteers in the following areas:

Usher & Information Provider Many Midsumma events will require ushers to welcome visitors and provide information about events and venues.

Team Leaders Working closely with the Volunteers Coordinator, team leaders will oversee a group of volunteers across many different events during the festival and will be integral to volunteer operations.

Melbourne Pride 2021 - A Road to Pride Volunteers will be the face of the celebrations, greeting visitors, ensuring our crowds are happy and safe and collecting donations.

Midsumma Carnival The event to kick off Midsumma Festival with a bang, volunteers will manage the markets, provide information to attendees and collect donations.

Midsumma Pride March Midsumma Festival's second largest event - the volunteers will manage the march route, collect donations, and provide information to attendees and marchers.

Production Support Working closely with our Production Team you will be working behind the scenes to make sure our events run smoothly and on time.

Bar and Hospitality Only for those with a valid RSA (to be provided to the Volunteers Coordinator).

Site set up / pack down** Help our Production Team and Site Crew make the site ready for events to open as well as bump them out after the attendees have left.

Office and Project Administration Periodically, there will be a need for volunteers to assist with office administration, production planning, marketing and ticketing support.


Additional requirements

For expressions of interest for bar a valid RSA must be provided.

Time Required

Midsumma Festival runs from 23 January 2022 - 13 February 2022. Within that period we offer many and varied volunteer opportunities. Our biggest events are, Midsumma Carnival 23 January and Midsumma Pride March 6 February, 2022. Each event has shifts between 3-6 hours long but can be discussed for changes. Melbourne Pride - A Road to Pride will now be held on the last day of Midsumma Festival on 13 February 2022

Suitable for
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Trades & Maintenance
Training

You will be offered to attend various briefings to gain further insight into the volunteer program and roles we offer.