Volunteer at Grow Festival 2020

GROW Festival Volunteer Briefing & Training events

Volunteers are needed for Grow Festival 2020 on 7th and 8th February 2020. This is a great opportunity for people of all ages to get involved with this fantastic festival, which will bring the town centre to life with activities and performances. It’s a huge event and it needs the help of volunteers to make it happen!

Volunteer Roles

Event Steward
Event Stewards are the public face of GROW. You will be stationed in one of the zones, working alongside at least one other Steward, the Zone Manager and security. There are volunteer roles both indoors and outdoors for this year’s festival. The role may involve:
● Providing a warm and friendly presence in the zones
● Providing information on line-up, performance times and locations across the festival
● Ensuring you are adequately prepared for the weather – it will be February, it may be raining and cold outside.
● Refer any security issues to the Zone Manager/Security
● Reporting any incidents/accidents to the Zone Manager

Museum of the Moon – invigilator
● To be based indoors in the Core at Corby Cube
● To assist with maintaining the high standards of customer service required in the Theatre
● Help with maintaining the security of the artwork and safety of all visitors
● Helping to keep a record of visitor attendance
● Maintaining a tidy and well-presented exhibition space

All volunteers are required to attend an induction session prior to the festival where you will be given the relevant information to your role, plus a health and safety briefing and the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the festival – please see below.

Pre-festival marketing
Distribution of posters and leaflets – please email Marian Anderson if you would like to assist with distribution or call 01536 267895.

Volunteer Briefing & Training events

There are 4 sessions – you only need to attend one of the sessions.

Dates and Times:
– Tuesday 14th January 2020 – 2:00pm – 3.30pm
– Tuesday 14th January 2020 – 6:30pm – 8pm
– Monday 20th January 2020 – 2:00pm – 3.30pm
– Monday 20th January 2020 – 6:30pm – 8pm

Venue: The Core at Corby Cube (The Core at Corby Cube are our festival partners)

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