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This opportunity is based in Scarborough which is quite far from Coventry!
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Historic Coventry Trust

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Historic Coventry Trust is an energetic charity that was launched in 2015 formed to acquire, restore and reuse Coventry’s...

Event Volunteer

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

Event volunteers bring our historic sites to life through helping to deliver our wide ranging, engaging and inspiring activity and events programme. You will be responsible for welcoming our audiences into our places, supporting the event/activity throughout and making sure everyone has a positive visitor experience. You will play a key part in connecting our visitors to their local heritage. We make memories!

There are lots of reasons why you should volunteer and become part of our team. By volunteering with us you will not only play a key part in caring for Coventry’s heritage. You’ll be part of a diverse volunteering community and will get to meet and spend time with likeminded people. You will have the opportunity to learn and develop new skills, whilst doing something that makes a difference. As an Event volunteer you will have the opportunity to be apart our exciting events involving our community and partners, making them memorable and enjoyable to encourage visitors to come back.

We do we ask our Event volunteers to do?

  • Support event set up, monitoring, taking down the equipment and acting as stewards.
  • Take on various tasks during events in a timely fashion.
  • Being the face of the event, providing a warm welcome to all visitors by answering questions, being proactive in speaking to people and encouraging feedback.
  • Supporting our artists, workshop leaders and team members leading activity to make sure they have everything they need.

Hours per week

Ad hoc Event based

Hours details

Dependent on Event.

Training available

Training will be provided.

Location

Coventry

DBS required?

No

Benefits to self

Be part of a diverse volunteering community and will get to meet and spend time with likeminded people. Learn and develop new skills, whilst doing something that makes a difference. You will have the opportunity to be apart our exciting events involving our community and partners.

Benefits to others

Supporting Events that will benefit the local community.

Time commitment

To be confirmed - Ad hoc Event based

Support

Ongoing Support will be provided.

Expenses

Not Applicable.
  • ProfessionsEvents
  • Culture & HeritageHeritage, Public events
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