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Volunteer opportunities at the Ultimo Science Festival

Are you interested in science? Are you happy to chat with all kinds of people? Want to be involved in an exciting festival event? You can, by taking on a volunteer role at the 2009 Ultimo Science Festival. You don’t have to know all about science – just having a genuine interest is enough.

We’re looking for a some dedicated individuals to help out at one of the Ultimo Science Festival events: the ABC Family Science Fun Day on Saturday 29th August. More info here: http://www.ultimosciencefestival.com/usf09/?p=4

What will the role involve?
We need people on Saturday 29th August between 9am-1pm & 12pm-4pm to help out with things like:
- meet and greet, hand out programs, answer general questions
- help people stamp scientific designs on calico bags
- assist scientists as they show people microorganisms through microscopes
- assist with science demonstrations

Volunteers will receive
- A training session before the day
- An ABC shop voucher

To register your interest in volunteering
Email Christine.gleitzman@abc.net.au with the following information (2 pages max):
- Your contacts details and convenient times for phone interview
- Your relevant work experience/volunteer experience
- Your relevant education /training
- Any experience working with the public/ children/ students
- Any other abilities you consider relevant
- Must be prepared to sign a working with children prohibited employment declaration.

There’s a limited number of volunteer positions so we’re looking for those who’ll get a lot out of it, put a lot in and really enhance the event’s community atmosphere.

The day is part of the Ultimo Science Festival.  Check out the program here: www.ultimosciencefestival.com

If you can't help out, please come along to enjoy the festival anyway and bring the kids! It's almost all free.

Look forward to hearing from you

Christine Gleitzman
Volunteer Co-ordinator
02 8333 2712

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