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GoFest North 2017 Family Festival of Sport, Dance, Health & Fitness

GoFest is all about choice, a fantastic opportunity for all abilities and ages to receive some top quality family friendly coaching in small groups and “have a go” at a huge variety of sports, dance classes and healthy activities. It’s “where activity unites families” and above all, it’s about having a ton of fun together.

GoFest: Sportcity Manchester. Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th June (Regional Area, City Square, Regional tennis & Football Centre & East Manchester Leisure Centre)


We are looking for some enthusiastic volunteers to help in various of roles including:

•Registering people at reception
•Liaising with bands and dance acts re Main Stage
•Booking people into activity sessions
•Working on the sports and dance/fitness zones checking wrist bands and encouraging people to join in etc

No experience is necessary and any training you need will be given on the day. It's a great day out and the energy on the event days is amazing so why not get involved!

For further information regarding the event please visit - https://www.gofest.co.uk/

Manchester Sportcity, M113FF

- Free Lunch will be provided - Travel expenses up to £25 (for those doing a full day shift) - Will be great fun and you will have time to go and take part or just relax and enjoy!

No formal qualifications required. Friendliness and confidence to meet and greet new people. Good English and lots of enthusiasm.

Exact details regarding time and location will be provided.

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid Age Groups Mixed

Open from Saturday 24th June 2017 to Sunday 25th June 2017

Closing on Saturday 17th June 2017 in -213 days.

offered by GoFest 2017

Latest Feedback

Left on Tuesday 27th June 2017 for GoFest North 2017 Family Festival of Sport, Dance, Health & Fitness

I turned up at 7.30 am and there were a good amount of volunteers. As a keen sports player, I thought my experience would be utilised. At first I was told I would be on the registration desk and on the security desk- which I thought would be good experience. But after about 15 minutes I was asked to stand outside the Man City shop and guide the people in and was left there the whole time- with no break and no lunch. I just left after my voluntary hours were up and no one has been in touch since- not a good feeling for a 16 year old who got up at 5.30 a.m. to volunteer for 6.5 hours. I hope this was because this was the first GoFest in the North and so people were busy- but defo needs to be planned better next year.

Location


Sessions

June

Saturday, 24 June 2017

Starting at 07:30 for 6.5 hours

Saturday, 24 June 2017

Starting at 13:45 for 6.25 hours

Sunday, 25 June 2017

Starting at 08:00 for 5 hours

Sunday, 25 June 2017

Starting at 12:45 for 5.25 hours

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