This is a crucial department for the Festival and you will be the eyes and ears of ZEE JLF by ensuring there is smooth coordination and interaction between the security guards, bouncers and the audience attending the Festival and the Music stage where artist security will take prime precedence. The Security Volunteers will assist their… Read more »
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Every year at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, we showcase our very own library and bookstore. Book inventory, helping the audience locate their next read, manning the bookstore as well as making sales will be your responsibility. Volunteers in this department will also be required to sell books at the book signing events.
Volunteers in the department will need to ensure our lounges are stocked with refreshments, venues provided with adequate bottles of waters and meals laid out on time. Volunteers will also need to help manage crowds during peak hours. This is an ideal role for hotel management and hospitality students or people with a related background.
Volunteers will be responsible for managing the merchandise store, which includes recording inventory and sales, setting up the store, showcasing products and making sales. This is a great opportunity for people with a design and/or marketing background.
In addition to sessions at the main festival venue (Diggi Palace) and the Music Stage, there are additional events hosted by the Festival, which in the past have included performances at Amber Fort and Albert Hall. Volunteers assigned to this role will need to get the venue ready, usher people in and help manage crowds… Read more »
Do you live and breathe social media? Love all things literary? This is a great opportunity for you to work alongside our digital team and hone in your photography and content writing skills. Volunteers will be required to work on ground to capture the ambience of the Festival, behind the scenes activities and key sessions… Read more »
Organised by Pratham books and Teamwork Arts, the Outreach Programme aims at widening the scope of the Festival by reaching out to educational institutes through reading sessions and workshops with authors with the aim of spreading the joy of books and reading among children. The volunteers will be required to coordinate with the school, authors… Read more »
Please note that if we meet our volunteer requirement on or before 31 October, 2017, we will cease accepting applications for positions for the 2018 edition of ZEE JLF Only applicants OVER 18 years old will be accepted. Applicants that have not turned 18 on or before December 31, 2017 will NOT be considered. Please… Read more »
Please note that if we meet our volunteer requirement on or before 31 October, 2016, we will cease accepting applications for positions for the 2017 edition of JLF Only applicants OVER 18 years old will be accepted. Applicants that have not turned 18 on or before December 31, 2016 will NOT be considered. Please ensure… Read more »
Application Process What are the steps involved in the volunteering process? After filling out the application form on the website, individuals are shortlisted and contacted for a group interview session. If selected, roles and departments are assigned by the volunteer coordinator and communicated via email. Volunteers are then required to attend a training session…. Read more »
What are my working hours? Volunteers will be required for the duration of the festival from 8am to 8pm. Music Stage Volunteers will be required until 11pm. Volunteers for fringe events will be required from 2-11pm. Volunteers for Jaipur BookMark will be required for the duration of the event. Similarly, the volunteers for fringe events… Read more »
1.Why do I need to attend training? Training is essential to ensure you have the necessary skills and information to perform your assigned role effectively and safely. This will also include basic disaster management training and demonstrations. Training is also important in order to get familiar with your team members and leaders. Training may be… Read more »