Become a Festival Volunteer

Applications are open!

Being a Newark Book Festival volunteer is not only a lot of fun it's a brilliant way to gain experience for your CV, give back to your community, support art and culture in Newark and meet new people.

We require Festival volunteers all year round, to help behind the scenes, with marketing the festival and to help at events in the run up to the festival, and the festival dates itself.

Use the form below to apply to become a Newark Book Festival Volunteer for 2024.

Volunteer Application Form

I would like to apply to become a Newark Book Festival volunteer and am available to help on the following shifts… (Please tick all that apply. We will confirm nearer the time. Times approximate.)

Please select a time for Thursday 11 July

Please select a time for Friday 12 July

Please select a time for Saturday 13 July

Please select a time for Sunday 14 July

Please tick if you may be able to help with any of the following:

Experience in/are comfortable doing:

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