Welcome to TGE Volunteer Registration
The Great Escape, 13-16 May 2020
Each year we offer up to 250 volunteers the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of life working in the music industry with a variety of roles over the course of The Great Escape festival. These roles are available in many different areas including venue operations, technical production, convention support, festival production, delegate registration, artist registration, wristband exchange...
Our amazing volunteers are the reason The Great Escape is such a successful festival for new music.
Why volunteer at TGE? This is a fantastic opportunity to take your first steps in the music industry, build your network and be part of a leading festival recognised internationally. It is also a place to meet like-minded people, learn new skills and experience an event from the inside.
Benefits: access to the festival, TGE crew t-shirt, reusable water bottle, prize draw, TGE reference.
Requirements and Expectations:
You must be 18 by 13 May 2020 and have the right to work in the UK.
Due to high demand, priority will be given to applicants who can complete 3 shifts between 13 and 16 May, as well as attend the registration & briefing session on 13 May.
We are looking for volunteers who are committed and reliable. We expect you to be friendly and helpful, to keep us informed of any problems or issues, and of course to… ENJOY yourselves! It may be fast-paced at times but it’s also lots of fun!
If you want to be part of it, sign up NOW! Please make sure you answer all the questions and upload a clear passport-style photograph of yourself (no party pictures, no sunglasses or hats). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Accommodation, transportation or cost reimbursement are not provided. Volunteers are responsible for their own transportation to their shifts and briefing/registration session.
Applying does not guarantee you will be selected to volunteer. Applicants will be notified of their application status via email no later than 30 April 2020. For more information about TGE, please visit our website http://greatescapefestival.com
To volunteer in the United Kingdom, you must have the right to work either through citizenship or a work visa. Under the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act of 2006, we are required to check your right to work before we can allow you to volunteer with us.
IMPORTANT: You will need to show us the original document(s) before attending your briefing session if selected.
We appreciate your time and interest. You can now "Submit" and a message will appear in the next window confirming receipt of your application.