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Volunteering Roles 2017

Volunteering Roles 2017

  • Event Steward Volunteer

    This role supports all customer service and visitor engagement aspects of the show during the live days Thursday 16 – Saturday 18 November. During the event you will be supporting with:

    • Visitor welcome, registration and information points
    • Catering distribution for competitors
    • Signposting and guiding visitors to relevant areas of the event.

    In order to fulfil this role you need to be able to have a high level of spoken English, excellent communication skills, be happy standing on your feet all day in a very public role.

    You will be involved in a range of activities, engaging with the public in a polite manner and work within a large team helping in all aspects of the show from Spotlight talks, Showcase demonstrations, Have a Go, information desks, registration, event guide distribution, crowd management, visitor welcome and general signposting.

    Training: 1 hour briefing and familiarisation at the NEC on Wednesday 15th November 

    Shifts: 8am – 4pm Thursday 16, Friday 17 and Saturday 18 November. 

  • Specialist Roles

    There are a small number of specialist volunteer roles at The Skills Show including marketing volunteers, careers advisers, Build Volunteers, Skills Champions and Team Leaders. These roles are recruited directly with organisations.

    If you have any questions about our specialist volunteer roles, please contact