EVS Vacancy in England

Connecting Communities EVS Vacancy Closing soon Find EVS 4

Location: Sheffield, England

Period: 01/10/2016 – 30/09/2017

Deadline: 17 April 2016


Volunteer Activities
• Working within a social enterprise and co-operative as part of the events team
• Assisting on events organisation and management: two large festivals + weekly community events over the summer events season
• Supported in creating and delivering new and exciting events; design event topics, organising venues and spaces, coordinating volunteers, obtaining funding and sponsorship, selecting and hiring subcontractors, marketing and promoting events within the community
• Showcasing your own talent, skills and culture with events and participating in a positive and fun way
• Collecting and collating research information and conducting satisfaction data from attendees at events
• Marketing events services to local business, social enterprises, charities and local authority
• Supporting the development of Regather Cooperative building and green space into an events venue

Volunteer Profile:
• Youth Workers, Students, Young Professionals with interest in events management/community development/environmental management
• Organised individuals who are motivated, resourceful and creative
• Language ability: ability to understand, speak and write in English
• Ability to work flexibly and manage time and resources
• Passion for community development and environmental issues
• Ability to use IT, multimedia and preferably some artistic and musical skills are welcome
• Applications are welcome from people with fewer opportunities

Please send your CV and Motivation Letter with regard to Volunteer Profile to rachel@youthdiscoveryventures.co.uk