Volunteer at Tartan Gig!

Do you want to join our Tartan Gig volunteer team? We’re looking for confident and friendly members aged 18+ to help make our exclusive concert an unforgettable experience for the 10,000 girls coming along.

Tartan Gig’s taking place on 31 August 2019 at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland’s largest arena venue. These volunteer roles would be ideal for someone who could provide valuable skills for (and keep up with the demands of) this type of event.

The roles

We’re looking for:

Band support team members

This opportunity would be good for someone who is studying to go into the events/music industry.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Looking after the needs of the artists backstage
  • Taking the artists to and from press calls and photo shoots
  • Making sure any questions the artists have are answered
  • Getting the artists to the stage on time
  • Running errands as required

Front of house team members

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the flow of people within the venue
  • Directing groups to the shops, toilets, their seats etc.
  • Making sure any questions are answered
  • Working alongside venue staff
  • Ensuring that groups get through the main SEC building to the Hydro
  • Helping to direct everyone out of the venue after the event as quickly as possible
  • Being the friendly, cheerful and approachable face of Girlguiding Scotland

Retail team members

This opportunity would be good for someone who already has retail experience, or is keen to gain relevant experience.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Serving customers
  • Calculating, both accurately and quickly, the amount due for purchases
  • Giving customers the correct change
  • Meeting customer needs but also ensuring queues keep moving
  • Assist with setting up and clearing the retail unit including moving stock
  • Supporting other members of the team and refer questions to retail unit lead
  • Being the friendly, cheerful and approachable face of Girlguiding Scotland

Apply now

If you’re a Girlguiding Scotland member aged 18+ please complete this application form by 14 June 2019. Applications after this date won’t be accepted.

*Please note that you must be available on 31 August 2019 and be able to spend time leading up to this date preparing for the event.