Face painter/events volunteer - Midlands Region

Would you be keen to combine creativity with nature conservation and personal development? Share your creativity and help us convey the RSPB message and inspire children and families to save nature!

Posted:
Thursday 16 May 2019
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation, Publicity and promotional, Raise money to save nature, Inspiring young people
Location:
Various locations

What we're looking for

We are looking for friendly volunteers to help us raise vital funds for conservation and enthuse the public about nature by face painting and running fundraising activities in various events throughout the year at Sherwood forest. Within this fun filled role you will be working as part of our Community Fundraising team, helping us to convey the RSPB's message to a wide audience, particularly families and children.

The skills you need

Ideally you will have some experience in face painting and events, if not, we will support you to develop the necessary skills and thrive! Most important of all, you will be creative and enjoy engaging with young people, children and families.

Your time

Minimum:
Ad-hoc basis - events throughout the year
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

- This is an excellent opportunity for those who want to develop face painting skills. Full training will be available for beginners and for those wanting to learn a few new tricks! We also have various templates and guides that are easy to follow. - You will receive safeguarding training which will add significantly to your personal and professional skill set. - This post will allow you to build a number of skills while being creative, having fun and meeting lots of new people. - You will be part of a friendly and passionate team within Europe's largest conservation charity, working alongside like-minded people to help save nature! - You will receive free entry into any event at which you are volunteering so that you can enjoy the other activities whilst supporting the RSPB. - Travel expenses will be reimbursed where necessary.

How to apply

Contact

Harriet Dufficy, Midlands Regional Office
Tel: 01767 693777
Email: Harriet.Dufficy@RSPB.ORG.UK

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be reimbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the largest wildlife conservation charity in Europe working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB. Join us and let's work together to give nature a home!

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