What is the role: Stewards and Campaigners
Who is the role for: Oxfam’s Festival Team
When does the volunteering take place: This summer!
Where: At some of the UK’s BIGGEST music festivals. Check out the calendar here: https://www.oxfam.org.uk/stewarding/festivals/
What the role involves:
Stewarding: Each summer Oxfam provides festivals with a professional stewarding service and the money generated from your time goes towards our life-changing work around the world. The primary purpose of stewarding is to keep people safe and provide information and advice to the public, this ensures the festival runs smoothly and the festival-goers are safe. To join part of a fun team as a Steward and to find more information follow this link: http://www.oxfam.org.uk/stewarding
Campaigning: The Campaigning Team makes the most of the sheer number of people all conveniently found in one place. Here, we take our current campaigns out to the crowds and bring them alive. We use this as an opportunity to spread the word of Oxfam. If you fancy taking part in fun, interactive activities, engaging fellow festival-goers with our poverty-busting work, then try your hand at Campaigning: http://www.oxfam.org.uk/get-involved/festivals/campaigners?
Why you should sign up: These opportunities enable you to spend your summer attending some of the biggest UK festivals and help Oxfam’s mission to live in a world without poverty. Oxfam has been taking volunteers to festivals for over 20 years and it’s a fantastic way to give your time to a worthwhile cause and have loads of fun while doing it.
Whether you steward or campaign, you will be joining a team of thousands, united by a love of live music, desire to have fun and to help others break free from poverty.
Skills required: An enthusiasm for Oxfam’s work, a love of music and the ability to work well in a team. Applicants must be 18+
References are required.
How to sign up: By completing this form: https://www.oxfam.org.uk/applications/festivals/index.php/Register