|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Room Magazine||Short term (Less than 6 months)||2020-01-09||2020-01-28|
Volunteer call for GROWING ROOM: A FEMINIST LITERARY FESTIVAL
Festival: March 11-15, 2020, in Vancouver, Canada.
Volunteer Application Deadline: January 28, 2020 or until positions are filled
Volunteer Training: Thursday, February 20 or Saturday, February 22
Want to be a part of Growing Room, Room Magazine’s feminist literary festival? Join us as a volunteer! The festival is back for a fourth year in March 2020, and it’s shaping up to be another incredible celebration! 🙂
Festival details here: https://festival.roommagazine.com/
All experience and skill levels are welcome! We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable volunteers with a passion for the arts. Shifts are flexible, and volunteers sign-up for the shifts that work for them; volunteers will be needed throughout the day/evening on the weekend, as well as some weekday evenings.
There will be two orientation/training sessions to choose from, happening on Thursday, February 20th and Saturday, February 22nd. Please be sure to save the date that works best for your schedule, as attending one of the training sessions is mandatory for all volunteers.
We’re recruiting for a number of general volunteer positions, including: Pre-Festival Volunteers (for late February/early March), Set-up Volunteers (setting up locations for events), Event Volunteers (assisting with readings and panels), Booktable Volunteers (selling books and merch), Tech Volunteers (assisting with sound and lighting for events), Transportation Volunteers (driving authors or books; expenses reimbursed), Take-down Volunteers (packing up locations, once all the events there are completed), Workshop Volunteers (assisting in workshops), and Market Volunteers (helping with the festival market).
Detailed job descriptions are here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1u3wRdI_gN0c7xly7YSunh_63wzUIPgx0HKB5_MzusZ8/edit
Awesome volunteer perks include:
Growing Room is also looking to fill some paid/honorarium roles!
If you have previous or specialized experience, we’re also hiring for Venue Managers (returning volunteers or Room collective members are preferred; honorariums available), and photographers (honorariums available).
These roles have position-specific hiring processes; when you fill in the standard volunteer application form and indicate you are interested in one of the paid/honorarium roles, you will receive an email with further details and instructions.
Apply before January 28, 2020 or until positions are filled :
The Growing Room application process has two steps. First, please fill in the volunteer sign-up form, as soon as possible:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdJ2jtwFRmma0JzMkWYMr9QF_DvD5HOfht8ATkhbyo2GqbM2A/viewform
Once you have applied through the sign-up sheet, you will receive an email with follow up details, including a link to sign-up for specific volunteer shifts. If you have applied to a position with a position-specific hiring processes, this information will also be in the confirmation email you will receive after completing the sign-up form.
For any questions, please email Selina Boan, Growing Room Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.