We're seeking friendly, approachable people to volunteer 4-hours of their time to help scan tickets and sell wristbands and raffle tickets on the day in aid of Child Bereavement UK. In return they'll be able to enjoy the rest of the event for free! Volunteers will be fully briefed and supported both before and during the event by Child Bereavement UK staff.

Terms
Time-specific shift of four hours will be given ahead of your shift.

Based
We have a range of festival and event volunteering opportunities across the UK. View the upcoming festival and event dates.

Additional
We encourage diversity in all our volunteer roles. If you have a disability or additional need and have concerns as to your ability to volunteer, please contact us to see how we can support you.

Essential skills required

  • A friendly and approachable personality
  • Aged over 18 years (children may be able to help a volunteering adult at selected events, however they will not be listed as a volunteer and will attend the event at the responsible adult’s own risk). 
  • Reliable
  • Confident with basic technology, such as using a card machine (training will be provided)

Ideal skills required

  • Confident working with the general public

Key activities

  • Selling wristbands and raffle tickets 
  • Scanning entry tickets

What you’ll get out of the experience

  • Free entry to the event
  • Opportunity to meet new people
  • Priority access to other volunteering positions across the charity
  • Being part of raising funds to help Child Bereavement UK support families and children to rebuild their lives following bereavement.

Key working relationships

  • Fundraising team 
  • Festival goers
  • Other volunteers

Equality and diversity

The Charity is committed to creating a safe and welcoming atmosphere for everyone, and one that challenges all forms of oppression or discrimination including those based on age, gender or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity leave, disability, race (which includes nationality, citizenship, ethnic or national origins), religion/faith or belief, sexual orientation (collectively known in law as the ‘protected characteristics’), as well as any oppression or discrimination based on other physical characteristics or impairments, occupation, income, wealth, or unrelated criminal convictions.

We encourage diversity and equality in all our volunteer roles. If you have a disability or additional need and would like to discuss this with us prior to signing up, please email: [email protected] to see how we can support you. 

Terms and conditions

This job profile is not intended to be a complete list of duties and responsibilities but is a guide for information. It may be reviewed and changed in the light of the evolving needs of the Charity and as part of the volunteer’s development. Any changes will be made following discussion with the post holder.

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