Work as a Team

Poetry Competition Organising team

We buy unique software annually from Submit to process the entrants to our competition.

Entries come from all over the world. We need to grow this reputation 

The management of this event starts in Sept/Oct and runs up to the Festival in February.

What's involved?

Setting the criteria for the year’s entries

Setting up the information to inform entrants. Booking judges

Encouraging community involvement as well especially schools

Making the call for entries

Assisting entrants with problems in submitting entries

Working with the judges to select the winners etc

Advising the entrants of the judging decisions

Setting up the display of poetry at the Festival a

Arranging the prize giving

Arranging for poetry to be available in a booklet for sale

General publicity

Why get involved?

Be part of a growing community Festival

Enjoy your interest and share with others

Encouraging participation in literature.

How to get involved?

Sign up then send us an email to admin@sheptonsnowdropfestival/  with a few words to say why you would like to do this. Thank you.

Ideal Skills

  • Copywriting
  • Customer Service
  • Event Management
  • Event Stewarding
  • Fundraising
  • Project Management
  • Social Media
  • Working independently
  • Administration
  • Press and Publicity

Ideal Interests

  • Community Work
  • Creative and Arts
  • Design
  • Event & Project Management
  • Events and Programming
  • Learning and Education
  • Marketing and communications
  • Visitor Service/ Front of House
  • Poetry competition organisation
  • Spreading the word
  • Meet and Greet
  • Administration

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Event Information

Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Festival 2020 - Saturday 15th February, 2020

A 2 day event to celebrate the life of James Allen and encourage visitors to Shepton Mallet - the Snowdrop Town