Jobs at Sleep in the Park 2017

Sleep in the park 2017

Event: Sleep In the Park
Date: 9 - 10 Dec 2017
Location: Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh
Type of Event: Music festival

Date/time required on site: By 4pm on Saturday 9 Dec 2017
Required on site until: 7am on Sunday 10 Dec 2017
Access: There will be no staff car park - Edinburgh City Centre. Please use public transport where possible.
Shifts required: 1 shift only - shifts and breaks allocated on site. You will be given hot food vouchers and hot drinks will be avilable all night whlist warm up tents available for welfare.

Shifts patterns: 1 shift only - this could be a split shift. TBC.

Roles available: Steward

"A Mass Sleepout to End Homelessness in Scotland."

Join us to support this great cause. We are looking for volunteers to join us in Princes Street Gardens on the 9th of December for the World's largest ever sleepout. You’ll be joined by a whole host of bands and speakers, including Liam Gallagher, Deacon Blue, Amy MacDonald, Sir Bob Geldof, Rob Brydon, and many more.

You will be working outside overnight, so please dress accordingly in plenty of warm clothing. No camping gear required.

A £20 deposit is required payable by PayPal. This will be returned to you in cash at the end of your shift. Any unsuccessful applications will be fully refunded

The minimum age requirement for this event is 16. No alcohol on site.

Please note: once on site you are required to be on volunteer shift where and when required by the event's promoter and Festaff management. You will be advised as far as possible of volunteer shift patterns, etc. in advance of the event but we cannot be 100% accurate of all that is required until on site. Please bear this in mind.

You must plan and make your own way to and from the event. There will be no staff car park. Please use public transport where possible.

Applications are open for

  • Sleep In the Park
    Sleep in the Park - Princess St, Edinburgh, 9/10 Dec 2017

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