Volunteer Co-ordinator needed for exciting Science & Arts Festival. Immediate start.

We are looking for a highly organised and adaptable volunteer co-ordinator to work at SMASHfestUK next month.Pro Rata salary: £28,000

SMASHfestUK is a narrative led arts and science festival based in Deptford, SE London which aims to increase diversity and participation in STEM. The festival runs from 12-16 February 2018 at Deptford Lounge and the Albany. This role combines support and management of a diverse group of volunteers with assisting with our evaluation.  

The volunteer co-ordinator is a hugely important and stimulating role at SMASHfestUK. Our volunteers are group of people from right across our local community and are at the heart of what we do. They include pupils at local schools, artists, scientists and students as well as a diverse group of adults from Deptford and the surrounding area. Ensuring that our volunteers have a positive experience is a priority for us and we are looking for someone who can help us deliver that.

We need someone who can start ASAP. The job is two to three days a week for the next three weeks (flexible working) and then full-time the week of the festival (12-16th February) plus one finishing up day.

Our previous projects with young people have been recognised for their unique impact e.g. by the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, and winning The Engineer: Young Innovator award and NCCPE STEM Engagement Award. Join us!

We are a small and passionate team at SMASHfestUK. Please contact Sally Spurring sally@SMASHfestUK for more details if you would like to join us.

Pro Rata salary: £28,000

Date: 
22/01/2018 - 12/02/2018
Contact Name: 
Sally Spurring
Contact Email: 
sally@SMASHfestUK