Becoming a Volunteer?
Volunteers are required to work a minimum of 8 hours on any given day of the festival.
Why Become a volunteer?
Positions to be filled:
Newcastle Blues Festival
Your official role? Newcastle Blues Festival volunteer
Who is the supervisor? Festival co-ordinator Natalie Bird
Availability? Volunteers for this position will be required to be available for at least 8 hours for the Newcastle blues festival
Activity requirements? (OHS & training) All volunteers will be breifed by volunteer manager on your tasks- general festival duties and are to complete a breif induction inclusive of OH&S
Volunteering for the Newcastle Blues Festival will require bending, and lifting, standing for lengthy periods and other activities that can be at times physically demanding. Where the physical demands of any activity are beyond your capabilities, you are requested to discuss the matter with the volunteer manager.
Compulsory volunteer training sessions will be conducted for all volunteers working for the 2007 Newcastle Blues Festival. Sucessful completion of this will guaruntee volunteer work placement with the festival. Where training has not been completed, your services cannot be utilised. Training will be instructed a day before the festival commencement
Many tasks are available to volunteers of the 2007 Newcastle Blues Festival. Volunteers will be selected to fill various roles throughout the 3 days of the festival. depending on the role of the volunteer is considered for, the key tasks and performance measures will be as follows:
Tasks with each role will vary, but may include the following:
1. Supplying of accurate information on:
2. Attend face to face enquiries about the Newcastle Blues festival
3. provide information to visitors and the local community
4. Attend compulsory volunteer training session, as well as a pre-shift breifing and de-breifing
5. Work as a part of a team
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