Fair Volunteer Jobs 2018

Saturday 25th/Sunday 26th. A team of us will be in the park all weekend setting up the Fair and we’d welcome help with:

  • the white line painting teams to mark out the 170 stall pitches
  • loading and unloading vans of equipment
  • painting and putting up banners
  • making cups of tea and sandwiches for the helpers (just as important as the heavy work!)
  • hammering in fence posts/putting up temporary fencing
  • putting up marquees
  • various other things!

Monday 27th: Looking for at least 60 people to do a range of jobs on a rota basis throughout the day:

  • stall holder marshals to welcome and direct stall holders early in the morning (two shifts;30-9am and 9-10.30am)
  • stall holder parking attendants! People to patrol the stall holder parking area between 7.30am and 10.30am – this could be split into two shifts.
  • parking marshals to encouragestall holders to removevehicles to parking area (9.45-10.30am)
  • teams of gate stewards on the pedestrian entrance gates taking the entrance fees, giving change and programmes  (1 or 2 hour shifts 10.30am – 5.30pm)
  • vehicle gate stewards on the vehicle gate to direct arriving vehicles/not let in people without vehicle passes (1 hour shifts 10.30am-5.30pm)
  • info desk stewards to sit at theinfo/lost property/lost children desk (1 hour shifts 9.30am – 6.30pm)
  • roaming stewards keeping an eye on the event (1 hour shifts 9.30am – 6.30pm)
  • secret shopper! To check that the stalls are complying with stall holders regulations, and that there are no rogue stalls etc (from around 11am)
  • feedback stewards– getting feedback from fair attenders on the event (1 hour shifts 12.30-5.30pm)
  • help to pack upequipment 6-8pm

Tuesday 28th:

  • taking down marquees, helping put everything away/clearing up, taking down temporary fences, loading/unloading van, making cups of tea.

Contact fair@ecolocal.org.uk to get involved.

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