Are you a natural leader? Have you always wanted to use those skills as a volunteer? If so, come join WaterFire's Core Team! Training will be provided.
General Core Team Requirements
We expect the following requirements for team leaders:
Have a can do attitude
Have a team spirit attitude
Have a go with the flow attitude
Be willing to introduce yourself via email to your assigned group of new volunteers (we will provide a template and assignments will be pointed out to you in the assignment sheet)
Attend as many full lightings as possible (goal 9+)
New members will attend an orientation and then all members will meet before the season starts
Access Hand Core Team Requirements
We expect, in addition to the above requirements, the following for Access Hand Core Team leaders:
Be engaging, friendly, and outgoing
Be willing to ask for donations for a 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization
Be knowledgeable of WaterFire and downtown Providence
Be comfortable and confident leading and supervising volunteers and guests
Access Hand Core Lead Duties
The Access Program provides an unforgettable experience of the artwork for children and adults with disabilities to assure that they can join in the most popular arts event in the state and share the experience with their families and friends. A specially designed pontoon boat named "Fez" allows these guest, be they in wheelchairs, walkers, or otherwise to climb or drive aboard the boat for an unbelieve experience. The Access Hand will help the Captain of the Fez safely load these passengers, tie up in areas during performances, and unload passengers in a safe, and friendly manor.
Snacks and water are provided during events, and staff is always available to provide help or information.