RISE is currently recruiting volunteers for the its 3rd Annual Music and Arts Festival 2012 taking place on December 15th at Federation Square, Melbourne.? Volunteers are a central part of RISE and their assistance is essential for the success of the Festival. Volunteering at RISE Music and Arts Festival is an incredible opportunity to participate in a celebration of Melbourne’s diverse communities and volunteers will also have the unique experience to work with many international artists as well with local, emerging artists.

To volunteer, you must apply via email to Eugenia Flynn at eugenia.flynn@riserefugee.org, including the details below. Please note that all volunteers must be over the age of 18. Volunteers are asked to contribute 10 hours of service during or after the event.

Required Details – All prospective volunteers must provide the following:

  • Full Name:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Do you have a current and valid Working With Children Check? (Y/N): If you do not have a current Working With Children Check, you can apply for one through RISE but must do so by at least Friday 30 November.
  • Relevant skills/past event volunteer experience:

RISE is looking for volunteers that are committed to positively representing the RISE Music and Arts Festival Team. Be respectful, friendly, thoughtful, helpful and honest with the public, the performers and fellow volunteers. The RISE Music and Arts Festival is an alcohol free event so consume NO alcohol before or during a Festival shift or while wearing a crew shirt or volunteer ID. Failure to do so will result in being asked to leave the Festival grounds.

Festival Induction session: TBA.

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