Lots of possible roles to help support the Reading Bastille Day Fest – 10th & 11th July
Stewarding / Event Support volunteers needed for Bastille Day Fest in RG1
We are looking for individuals to offer creative activities for children (e.g. face painting, art & craft), monitor access to the event, distribute flyers and program hand-outs in the garden and/or on Broad street/the Oracle Shopping centre, answer visitors queries, man the Bastille 2021 stands located in the gardens and the light sporting activities.
So book your weekend of the 10th and 11th of July 2021 and help us celebrate the meeting of cultures for another successful Bastille Festival Reading.
Facilitate the enjoyment of plenty of free & fun activities, free entertainment provided by French & local artists, as well as many other stands and activities.
You will also find delicious food & beverages from 12pm till 5pm on both days.
Bring your whole family and tell your friends!
Supported volunteers are encouraged to apply as our key requirement is to be able to interact with our visitors.
Location address line 1
Forbury Gardens and surrounding area (e.g. Broad Street and the Oracle Shopping Centre)
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
For a one off event
What times and days of the week?
Any of these times
Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th July 2021
Additional timing details
We plan to organise volunteers in shifts of 2 hours blocks throughout the weekend
Stewarding / Event Support
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Description of support
In the morning, we will role-play the type of interaction you may expect
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
2 July 2021