About the Position
Position #: 21732
OrganizationBelmont Village Bestival
Position: Art Assistant - Belmont Village Bestival
Location: Belmont Avenue West, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Your time, knowledge, enthusiasm and skills can contribute building an inclusive, family friendly celebration of community. Belmont Village Bestival brings local artists to the Village to celebrate music and other artistic expressions in this beautiful gem within the City of Kitchener.
Description: The Art Assistant will provide support and assistance to interactive art activities. Support needs will be guided by the artist themselves as well as the audience participating in the activity. Getting supplies, facilitating distribution of supplies among the group, setting up work tables, and encouraging and supporting all efforts and participation. You will wash down tables and assist with set up and take down of tables, chairs, easel or other items as needed for the activity.
Training Details: A Volunteer orientation will be provided in the week prior to the Bestival. Bestival organizers will always be on site as a resource, but the ability to take initiative within the group is needed. You must be able to work with a variety of artists and performers, taking direction from them and adjusting your actions to suit the needs of the participants.
Working Conditions: Working and interacting with general public, outdoors in all weather conditions.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Shifts will be no more than 2 hours in length, you are welcome to sign up for multiple shifts. Actual times on September 14th will be confirmed as interactive artist and activity leaders are confirmed.
Special Event Start Date: 2019-09-14
Special Event End Date: 2019-09-14
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Special Events
Skill(s): Customer Service, Motivate Others, Creating
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.belmontvillagebestival.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Volunteer Contact
Phone: 226-792-5299
Address: 88 Vista Cr. Kitchener, N2M 4C9
Volunteer Action Centre
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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