Volunteering

 Volunteer at the Unity Festival 2017

Unity Festival Volunteers

Unity Festival would not be possible without the army of Hijinx volunteers that pull together every year, helping in all sorts of areas including administration, get ins and get outs, assisting visiting artists, providing visitors with help and information, stewarding, collecting audience feedback and much, much more.

Here are the voluntary roles we are looking to fill for Unity 2017:

Date

Role

Description

Ongoing

Publicity

Putting up posters and leaflets in your local shops, community centres, libraries, etc and spreading the word about the festival on social media.

Ongoing

Office Assistants

Sparing an hour or two to come into Hijinx HQ and help us get things ready for the festival, including folding and packing up publicity, sticking posters to box seats, etc.

Monday 5th June - Friday 1 July

Leafleting

Sparing an hour to hand out leaflets around Caernarfon town centre and taking leaflets into local shops and cafes.

Wednesday 28th June - Saturday 1 July

Front of House

Providing information, signposting, handing out programmes and collecting audience feedback at all of our ticketed shows and free performances at Galeri Caernarfon. Volunteers wanted who can do either the whole run or just for one or two performances.

Friday 30 June

Schools Day

Escorting school groups around Castell Caernarfon and assisting with workshops.

Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 July

Stage/Walkabout Stewards

Handing out leaflets, encouraging audiences to gather, looking after and providing information to audiences during performances and collecting feedback after performances. We'd like to hear from volunteers who are available for the whole time or part of the weekend.

Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 July

Access/Information Stewards

Looking after the access requirements of our audiences, providing information, handing out leaflets, covering for stage and walkabout stewards where necessary. We'd like to hear from volunteers who are available for the whole time or part of the weekend.

 

Volunteering at Unity Festival is a hugely enjoyable and rewarding experience so if you would like to get involved please email jacqui.onions@hijinx.org.uk. Please note that all volunteers will be required to attend a briefing prior to the festival.

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