Instawork Professionals FAQ

Most frequently asked questions by Instawork Professionals

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Working a Gig

First gig checklist

Important information for a successful first gig
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Our Presence Matters - Making it to the gigs

Cancelling last minute, not showing up, and arriving late affects everyone
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What happens if I’m running late?

You should inform the on-site contact, but you should avoid being late by all means.
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What if I can’t make a gig?

Here are a few things to know about our policies and what to do when you need to cancel
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There's an emergency and I have to cancel my gig! What do I do?

Here at Instawork we understand that emergencies happen.
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What if I show up to a gig and I cannot find anyone?

Instawork partner no-show
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What should I wear?

Attire requirements vary depending on the gig, which will be listed under the gig details in the app.
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What tools or accessories should I carry to each gig?

Details on what you should bring can be found in the gig details.
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Social Media and Instawork Gigs

Do not capture and post images of Instawork gigs
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When can I take a break?

Breaks on gigs
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What if an Instawork Partner asks me to work and tells me I will be paid through Instawork?

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How to adjust the end time and break

Had a different end time or break length?
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What if I get asked to stay later? Sent home early?

Different schedule than booked
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Harassment - What to do!

What to do if you feel you have been harassed on any gig.
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Got feedback from Instawork Partners?

Here's what it means and how to improve your ratings in the future
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