Upbeat Arts welcomes a network of volunteers who help us in many ways, from helping with events, to preparing lunch, to assisting with providing qualified care to our members. We engage professional leaders and care takers to help run the courses that we offer, but you don't need to be an expert to help us.
Our volunteers should have:
Belief: That lives can be transformed through involvement in arts and culture and that everyone, whatever their background, has the right to participate in the arts
Desire to empower: Those experiencing disadvantage through the joy of outstanding arts and culture activities
Passion & Energy: Huge energy and enthusiasm and a passion for achieving
Creativity: A 'harm reduction' approach focused on tapping into talent, creativity
Self Awareness: A willingness to grow, learn and evolve as a person, whilst giving
back to the community
Training Program provided:
Before starting as a volunteer, you'll undergo an Induction Program to prepare you to work with us. Upbeat Arts has developed a Handbook that will form part of the Induction program. This provides guidelines, advice and outlines Upbeat Arts' philosophy dedicated to engaging, educating and empowering participants.
Position details are included below.