Freelance Family Activity Facilitators

Chalk are looking for Freelance Family Activity Facilitators with experience of workshop and event facilitation to join the team on a freelance basis. The role would require working closely with the Chalk team to deliver workshop sessions and events for families in a variety of settings from museums to theatres, outdoor spaces to festivals.

Who can apply?

  • Chalkers must be over 18 years old

  • Have experience of working with children and/families

  • Have experience of facilitating workshops either in a lead or supporting role or demonstrate transferable skills

  • Be confident in communicating and interacting with small children and families

  • Be available to work weekends and/or school holidays on an adhoc basis.

We are really keen to recruit parents with an enthusiasm for family activities and arts, culture, events who are looking to get back into work, change career path or try something new. If you feel this is you but don't feel you have the experience listed above, please still apply. In your application outline why your skills are transferable.

What are we looking for?
We are looking for people interested in being involved with creative events, and an excitement for what we do is essential. You must be able to talk to people of all ages, answer questions, think on your feet and above all be enthusiastic about Chalk! If you want to find out more about what we do please visit

Payment: Rates of pay will be dependent on role and project.

How to apply: If you think you can offer what we're looking for and would like to apply to work with us, please send the following documents and info to Jilly Hargreaves, Co-Director, via quoting Family Activity Facilitator in the email subject header by 5pm on Friday 31st May 2019.

  • Your CV

  • Details of two references with whom you've worked

  • A short covering letter explaining why you'd like to work with us, and how and your skills and experience suit the role. Please outline whether you feel your experience suits a lead or support role.

  • Whether you have an up to date DBS and Full Driving Licence