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Boat Festival Volunteer

  • VO80608
  • Suitable for groups, One-off volunteering


Description

There are multiple volunteer opportunities available, a great way to be involved in an exciting and vibrant festival!

Week prior to Festival (w/c 15.06.20, weekday evenings):
Support Facilities Team with building up Festival area site eg marquees, bar, Herras fencing, chairs, tables.

During Festival (evening of Friday 19.06.20; all day Saturday 20.06.20 & all day Sunday 21.06.20):
Facilities support – support Festival team and vendors with supply of tables/chairs etc, set out chairs at stage area, set up for specific events/performances, keep festival site clean and tidy.
Stewards – be available to ensure Festival area is kept safe for visitors, provide information to visitors, provide escort for parades etc including Saturday evening Viking torch-lit parade.

After Festival (AM/PM Monday 22.06.20):
Support Facilities Team with breakdown/clearup after event – collect tables/chairs, return items to storage, general clean up of Festival area to return it to normal.

Organisation aims and objectives

To celebrate the traditional maritime and cultural heritage of Scotland through a festival of traditional boats, music, dance, crafts and food.

Availability

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Evening set up – no restriction. During Festival, minimum 4 hour periods (gain free access to Festival for whole day, training and snack bag)

Restrictions

Experience required: Facilities Volunteer– DIY andgeneral maintenance experience. Must be able to move items. Volunteer Steward – people skills, good communicator.
Travel details: transport etc.) On Aberdeen to Elgin bus route (Stagecoach 35 route). Free parking can be made available if travelling by car, car share encouraged where possible.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses details: No expenses paid.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated a month ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.