UK Hip Hop Dance Championships – Volunteering

ONE Country, ONE Team

We are recruiting volunteers

Join our National Finals team in Birmingham over the weekend of Friday, October 1,  and Sunday, October 3, 2021. If you are passionate about hip hop and street dance this is a great opportunity for you particularly, if you are interested in event management dance festivals and events or just want a volunteering opportunity.

Activities may include:

  • assisting with venue set-up
  • registering competitors
  • assisting audience members with questions and seating
  • coordinating workshop artists and participants
  • acting as backstage runners, box office assistants, time keeper etc.

What do we expect of Volunteers?

Must be hard-working, focussed on the JOB not the EVENT, a quick learner, pro-active and passionate, quality and care about people.

In addition, we require:

  • A commitment of up to 24 hours over the competition weekend and two training days (by zoom)  and the event days October 1-3 8:00 am to 17:30 pm
  • Must be Reliable and Punctual
  • Must be outgoing and friendly
  • Must be able to react quickly with the ability to remain calm under pressure
  • We WILL consider volunteers who are not available the entire weekend

What will I need to provide?

  • Details of two referees
  • One form of photo ID
  • A recent, clear DBS check is desirable but not essential

What you can expect from us

  • An introduction to the UK Hip Hop Dance Championships with your explanation of your role.
  • Training related to your responsibilities as a volunteer.

Dates of Volunteering

  • A commitment of up to 24 hours over the competition weekend and two training days (by zoom)  and the event days October 1-3 8:00 am to 17:30 pm

How to apply

Please complete the online form, answering the questions as best you can and in your own words.

The deadline for application is 11.59pm on September 22, 2021.

From time to time we receive lots of enquiries for volunteering and unfortunately aren’t able to accommodate everyone.

Please

  • Have a look at the Hip Hop International Website and Facebook Pages before you apply
  • Answer all questions completely and thoughtfully
  • Give us specific examples wherever possible, this might include paid work, personal projects, activities in your spare time or previous volunteering
  • Check through your writing for mistakes or typos

You can complete your application on the form below:

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