ID: 181769

2022 AWESOME Arts Festival Volunteers

Arts & Culture One off - an event Northbridge WA

About this opportunity

Gain Arts and Event Management Experience, Work Alongside Industry Professionals & Enjoy the Festival Atmosphere!

Volunteer roles this year include:

FESTIVAL ASSISTANT Festival Assistants will perform a variety of tasks, with each shift bringing something new and exciting including: • Working alongside professional WA artists • Assisting with our activity hubs • Manning exhibitions and installations

TEAM LEADER Our Team Leaders will take on a little more responsibility. Perfect for those seeking industry experience in a fast-paced festival atmosphere, tasks will include: • Assist the Volunteer Coordinator by ensuring the smooth running of one of our activity hubs • Check activity materials are stocked • Work alongside an industry professional • Working to a schedule and delegating lunch breaks

SURVEY ASSISTANT The Survey Assistant role would suit an outgoing personality, that's not afraid to engage with patrons to get their feedback on the festival. Survey Assistant duties include: • Surveying patrons • Answering questions from the public • Distributing programs

FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANT The Front of House Assistant role is perfect for those with strong leadership, organisation, and communication skills. Front of House Assistant duties include: • Working alongside professional artists and production staff • Collecting door lists • Greeting and seating patrons • Ensure smooth-running of performances • Emergency procedures/wheelchair access

SCHOOL TOUR GUIDE School Tour Guides will lead a school or community group through an unforgettable festival experience. This role would suit those studying education as you will engage with children to foster creative thinking. School Tour Guide duties include: • Guide a school group through their excursions following a schedule • Assist workshop artists • See an AWESOME Festival show

Volunteers in ALL roles must be flexible, happy to work in a busy festival environment, and willing to positively engage with the general public.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

All volunteers aged 18+ or that are turning 18 during the festival dates, must have a valid WWCC. If you do not have one of these, please indicate so on your registration form and we will send you a form to apply for one.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Various shifts are available throughout the festival dates. Shifts can be all day, morning shifts, or afternoon shifts.

Suitable for
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Fundraising & Events
Training

A Volunteer briefing will be held in the lead up to the Festival and before each shift