We are on a voyage across the galaxy in pursuit of the most outstanding volunteer crew — could it be you?
To find volunteers who will be part of creating an out-of-this-world experience on planet Earth.
You will be part of the team helping to deliver a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of creativity which has been designed by some of the world's most brilliant minds from across science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM), who have come together in an exciting new and unexpected collaboration — Our Place in Space.
There will be lots of ways for you to get involved. You may choose to be part of one or many — the sky's the limit!
-Local Legends: we need friendly, outgoing people with great local knowledge to help us make sure our visitors feel welcomed, informed and safe.
-Backpack Heroes: bring your energy, enthusiasm and unlimited step count to our tours along the trail — no limit to space puns.
-Event Energisers: help us activate and energise our exciting programme of outdoor and indoor events.
-Digital Gurus: capture moments of magic along our trail and during events that will be showcased on the project's digital channels.
-Green Team: help keep our lovely riverside looking its best by helping with litter picks and cleanups before and after the trail is installed.
-Trail Buddies: we’re looking for friendly, supportive people who would be confident being a buddy to any trail or event visitors who might need an extra level of support.
We understand that you will be giving up your valuable time to be part of our volunteer crew, so we want to make sure you get something back. During your time with us you could:
That’s up to you! We will ask for a minimum of 2 hours a week, but we’d love to have you around for as often as you can spare.
Have a question about volunteering? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You must be willing to undergo an Access NI check in compliance with our safeguarding policy.
UNBOXED: Creativity is a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of creativity, taking place across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and online from March to October 2022.
We’re lifting the lid on 10 awe-inspiring new ideas, shaped across science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics by brilliant minds working in unexpected collaborations. Unmissable events and unforgettable experiences are coming to places and spaces right across the UK: from coastal towns and city centres to breathtaking areas of natural beauty.