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St Patrick’s Festival, Dublin 2020

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St Patrick’s Festival, Dublin 2020

St. Patrick's Festival

Dublin

At a Glance

  • Start Date:14/03/2020
  • End Date:17/03/2020
  • Closing date:17/03/2020
  • Post Updated:13/02/2020
  • Min Hours:Once off
  • Role Type:Once-off /Ad hoc work

Requirements:We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable and motivated volunteers to help with the organisation of the events.

Description

The principle aim of The St. Patrick’s Festival, since its inauguration, is to develop a major annual international festival around the national holiday over which the 'owners' of the festival, the Irish people, would stand proud. It sets out to reflect the talents and achievements of Irish people on many national and world stages, and it acts as an exciting showcase for the manifold skills of the people of Ireland, of every age and social background.
 

Event management/ Fundraising

General Admin/ Office Support

Hospitality/ Befriending

Personable Skills

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

  • PARADE - CROSSING POINT MARSHAL

Role: There will be 2 volunteers at each crossing point throughout the parade route. Each crossing point will be marked with a letter. There are 21 crossing points in total assisting the 2 Gardaí when people want to cross across the parade route.They will also act as stewards for general public answering their questions. They will be briefed by the Production Team on the morning of the Parade and assigned and brought to designated crossing.

  • DISABLED PLATFORM ASSISTANT

Role: Assisting guest to their seats on the Disabled Platform.

  • PARADE CONTROL ASSISTANT / SIGNAGE ASSISTANT

Role: They will be assisting the media and production team on the parade route signalising the marching bands when they are entering the TV camera and judging zones.

  • GRANDSTAND HOSPITALITY ASSISTANT

Role: Assisting guest and dignitaries to their seats on the parade grandstands.

  • VIP AREA HOSPITALITY ASSISTANT

Role: Assisting the hospitality team with the set up of the Hospitality breakfast. Greeting guests, distributing goody bags and showing guests to their grandstand seats to view the parade.

Skills required for this role:

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST
Please follow the links below to complete your application for your preferred volunteer role/s.
1. Parade Volunteer Application
2. Festival Village Volunteer Application

Level of English required:
Basic English

 

Volunteer Information Meeting will take place on Saturday 29th February.
Please get your application in by 28th February.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Application form

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: milena skorupan

Address: St. Patrick's Festival , Internet House, 26 Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Website: http://www.stpatricksfestival.ie/

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