Flexible opportunities

Darlington Culture Volunteers support a range of cultural events and activities which means that our volunteer opportunities change throughout the year. Here are a few examples of the types of roles that are usually available.

Stewards and welcome hosts

Welcome the public, set up and support events and exhibitions, provide information, usher, sell programmes, support event organisers to increase engagement in activities at a wide variety of events.

Audience development and engagement

Support course leaders/organisers depending on your interests, skills and abilities, encouraging the public to participate in activities. 

Public relations

Be involved with the formation and distribution of publicity materials, the set up and display of information on the community arts notice board promoting local arts and cultural events at venues around the town throughout the year. Work on Darlington for Culture's information stand, taking news of the cultural life of the town to events and venues to engage and encourage new audiences

Heritage ambassadors

Encourage Darlington Hippodrome's audience to engage with the new heritage offer.

Audience feedback volunteers

Help delivering audience surveys and gather feedback.