Event Volunteering in Plymouth

PCC - Event Volunteering

About You

What age group do you fall into?
Please Note: This position is only available to those aged 18 and over.

Emergency Contact

Please provide us with an emergency contact name and number for someone we can get in touch with in case of an emergency while you are volunteering.
Emergency Contact Name(Required)

Additional information

We welcome all applications, regardless of skills and abilities, nationality, culture or background.
Please use this space to tell us a little about yourself and why you want to volunteer as an Event Volunteer. Include any relevant skills, work/volunteering experience and health or other additional requirements you may have.


We have a commitment to the safeguarding of children and adults with care or support needs. This role may require you to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. DBS checks will only be carried out if a role requires one.
Do you have any unspent convictions.(Required)
Additional guidance - Please tick 'Yes' if you have any convictions that are not yet spent under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The term 'convictions' is used to refer to any sentence or disposal issued by a court. If all your convictions are spent, you can tick 'No'. If you're not sure if your convictions are unspent or spent, you can use a tool available at http://www.disclosurecalculator.org.uk/
List 99, DBS Barred List.(Required)
Have you ever been included on the List 99 or the DBS barred list that prevents you from taking part in regulated activity with children or adults? Has your name ever been included on the sex offenders register? Are you or have you ever been subject to a sex offender prevention order, or subject to any associated condition? Select yes above if you meet any of these conditions.
Do you know any reason why you should not work with children or adults with care or support needs.(Required)

Please Note.

A criminal conviction does not automatically disqualify someone from volunteering as an Event Volunteer; decisions will be made on a case by case basis.


This role may require us to hear about you from two people who have known you, ideally for at least a year. References will only be requested if the role require one. These should not be relatives or friends. It could, however, be someone from the last five years such as a recent employer, an organisation you've volunteered with, a support worker, landlord, tutor/teacher or leader of a club/organisation of which you are a member.

Reference 1 contact details.


Reference 2 contact details.


Data protection statement.

This document will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018, as outlined within both PCC & Our Plymouth Privacy notices. The personal information that you provide will be held securely and will only be used by Our Plymouth/Council for purposes such as seeking your views and to enable auditing of Our Plymouth/Council activities. When required other organisations or referees will be contacted to verify the information you have provided or for further information about your suitability or eligibility for volunteer work with the Council. Anonymous statistical information may also be passed to other organisations to assist in the planning and monitoring of services. In addition Our Plymouth/Plymouth City Council is under a duty to co-operate with the prevention and detection of crime and legislation may result in information about you being passed to others.