Volunteers at Gather:Festival North
There are all kinds of roles we need volunteers to fill at the festival and in the lead up to it, with various levels of commitment - even helping a few hours a week from home.
There's a form to fill out lets us know a little about yourself, your journey with Jesus and how you can contribute.
These are the teams and activities you can volunteer to join:
PLANNING, ADMIN & FINANCE TEAM
There are a few opportunities for volunteers to join the core team in the months before the festival to help coordinate suppliers, procure goods and plan the 2018 event. Anything from 2 to 16 hours a week could be usefully contributed. You will need to attend meetings and be online with regular access to email and be familiarity with Google Docs & Sheets is a bonus.
Needed over four days for the event to provide welcome, guidance, security, parking & campsite control, safety marshalling and above all offering a friendly helping hand throughout the festival.
SET UP/TEAR DOWN CREW
Helping to construct the site in the lead up before the festival weekend and dismantle it on the Monday afterwards.
Co-ordinating the stage and worship leaders; controlling lighting and sound; videography and photography; visuals & song wording.
PR / SOCIAL MEDIA
Communication to and from the public; including the website, social media and press. We require as many people as possible to share the message and encourage their own church & friends to come along or get involved.
CAFE & EQUIP TEAM
Serving in the cafe or catering tent, coordinating traders, manning band merchandise & information stalls.
PRAYER MINISTRY & SUPPORT
Assisting with prayer and ministry time at the festival. Supporting the festival organisation with ongoing prayer in the build up to the day.
We are keen to hear from people who can help us extend our fundraising efforts and make contacts in the church network about what we are about.
If you'd like to be considered as a guest worship team/leader playing through the night Fri or Sat please please click here to apply