How Grafter works

Enter postcode to see if grafters in area
Enter job details to check availability
‘Chat’ online and hire the best candidate
Option to contract and pay easily online

Find extra event staff quick and easily with Grafter

It’s always busy in the leisure and events industry. Extra event staff are always required for peak demand. Frequently needed at short notice. For all those general events activities, Grafter is here. When you just need some extra muscle or an extra pair of hands for y9our event, find staff on Grafter!

With our network of over 15,000 of grafters at your fingertips, you can easily find extra event staff, providing a quick and easy solution for all those essential jobs. Grafters can cover a range of event staffing needs including waitering, manning car parks, ushers, kitchen porters, packing, shifting and much more! 

Perform a search to find available staff in your area. They will appear straight in your online dashboard. Review and choose the best ones for your job.

Grafters get reviews from past employers, including a star rating. This gives you a view of performance to help choose those with a good track record. It also keeps them keen on your job so you give them a good review!

The Grafter platform provides all the functionality required to easily manage all your short-term event staff engagements, from booking through to easy one-click cashless payments. All in an easy-to-use dashboard.


  • Workers are self-employed and responsible for tax
  • Free, quick and easy online service
  • Avoid expensive agencies and intermediaries
  • Immediate access to available grafters
  • Messaging, email and alerts to keep jobs on track
  • Manage projects easily in your dashboard
  • Legal and financial support services available
  • Use the contracts and cashless payment to lower risk

Find Local Workers

Select a type of work and Enter a postcode to check how many Grafters are in your area and start a search

Key Features

Find Temp Staff

Free access to a database of labourers in your area who are readily available for work. Submit a project and potential candidates appear in your inbox. Review profiles and pick the best ones for your job.

Manage Temp Staff Platform

Option to use a standard work agreement make sure key terms of the job are agreed up-front and that temporary staff are committed to the work. Helps to avoid any disagreement later on. You can manage all your engagements in our easy to use dashboard.

Worker Reviews

Star ratings and written reviews from past jobs gives you a view of a workers record before you hire them. Using the platform gives you the opportunity to write a review about your workers after the job, which helps to keep them keen.

Temp Worker App

Free online service to find and hire workers. Option to pay using the platform using our ‘one-click’ cashless payments system. Avoids inconvenient cash transactions. Supports multiple payments on bigger jobs.

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