Volunteers

WE WANT YOU!

If you are interested in being a part of the largest school sporting event in Australia, we would love to have you on board as part of our volunteer team. We will require over 500 volunteers in the following areas, (just to name a few);

  • Local guides - to showcase the amazing city of Adelaide!

  • Transport guides and fleet drivers

  • Translators and team liaisons

  • Accommodation info services

  • Catering distributers

  • Sport administrators

  • Sport officials, scorers, umpires and referees

  • Medal presentations and merit teams

  • Educational excursions

  • Schedules, fixtures and results

  • Sporting equipment

  • Grounds persons and general sport assistants

  • Operations and logistics and signage

  • Uniforms and merchandise

  • Functions and ceremonies

  • Sponsor services and stakeholder management

  • Social media and photography

  • Media and journalism

  • Marketing and promotions

  • Graphics and website

If you're interested in volunteering with us, please click here to complete the expression of interest form and register your details to be part of the Pacific School Games workforce in Adelaide 2015!

Please note that upon registration you will receive an automated reply to confirm your registration. If you do not receive an automated reply to confirm your registration, and if you do not get an email from the Training Manager at Sport SA within seven days, please contact Kelly Featherston in the Pacific School Games office. 

FAQ

Who is managing the PSG volunteers?

School Sport Australia has partnered with Sport SA to manage the volunteer recruitment, traning and scheduling. They will be your main point of contact at all times. They will be responsible for all the communication, trainiing and rostering of volunteers.

What will I get as a volunteer at the 2015 Pacific School Games in Adelaide?

  • A specially designed uniform that is only available to workforce - it will not be part of the merchandise range

  • The opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and experience with your chosen area at an international sporting event

  • Learn or develop new skills to boost your career options, or just a general sense of achievement

  • Training in specific event management principles, as we as event specific policies and procedures

  • Your accreditation pass will enable you access to venues, transport and special partner deals during the PSG

  • Meeting a diverse range of new people from all backgrounds and walks-of-life 

  • Creating lasting memories for yourself, participants and supporters

  • Fun and plenty laugher

What is the time commitment required to be a volunteer?

Shift length and times may vary by volunteer position, but typically volunteer shifts will be about six hours, with some positions for longer periods. We are happy to work with your availability.

What else do I have to do?

You will be required to provide a photograph in digital format at the time you complete your registration. You will also be required to provide evidence that you have been cleared to work with children by producing evidence of a valid clearance or check relevant to your respective state requirements (we can assist you with this process). You will be able to collect your pre-printed accreditation passes at the final training session or at the Airport Accreditation Centre prior to your first shift.

 

 

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