Event Assistant

  • VO98007


Action Porty are looking for event volunteers who can help with one or a number of different community events. Previous events have included Porty's Christmas Lights 'Switch On', a street festival celebrating bikes, Porty Flea fleamarket and concerts. This role varies depending on which community events are planned. Events may be indoors or outdoors.

Organisation aims and objectives

'Action Porty manage Bellfield, a place to belong. The former church is now in community ownership, and the various spaces are used for classes, celebrations, events and other community uses. They run exciting community volunteer run projects with plenty of development opportunities.










Two hours as part of one-off events


Experience required: Minimum requirements: ability to follow instructions and communicate with organisers and other volunteers. Desirable skills: working as part of a team; ability to take initiative when needed; adaptable to different tasks; speaking clearly to issue instructions to members of the public.
Travel details: Bellfield,16A&B Bellfield St, Edinburgh EH15 2BP. Bellfield is a vibrant community space in the heart of Portobello. Formerly Portobello Old Parish Church, Bellfield offers hire space for every occasion and a programme of regular classes and events. Since opening in June 2018 following a community buy-out, our halls have become a hub for Portobello's lively community, providing a local venue for people to come together to meet ,play and celebrate. Buses: Bellfield is 0.1 mile from nearest bus stop for buses 26,45,19 and 0.4 mile from Portobello Town Hall bus stop for buses 21,49,12.
Minimum age: 12


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We can provide pre-paid bus tickets.
Training details: Generally there will be information sent by email or given over the phone and a briefing at the beginning of the event or beginning of a shift.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

You can't volunteer for this opportunity using this site. Please contact the organisation directly using www.bellfield.scot for more information.

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