Paid puppet-wearers and chaperones - Alban week, Wed 19 - Sat 22 June - St Albans Roman Festival 2019

St Albans Cathedral is looking for personable and confident helpers to assist them in this year’s events taking place as part of St Albans Roman Festival and the launch of the Cathedral’s new project, Alban, Britain’s First Saint: Telling the Whole Story. This is an opportunity to be involved in some really exciting, brand new events, and to help make them an enjoyable and memorable experience for the public of St Albans city!

We are offering opportunities to be involved with two events: the London to St Albans Pilgrimage and Alban Fest.

Applicants are invited to submit application forms by email to Lindsay Wong, Community Engagement Officer, [email protected] Please state which days you would like to work, if not all.

Candidates will be invited for a telephone conversation on week commencing 27 May 2019.

The closing dates for these posts are Sunday 26 May 2019.

For further details, please download the recruitment pack below

Recruitment Pack

Application Form

Alban Fest Volunteer

St Albans Cathedral is looking for personable and confident volunteers to assist them at this year’s Alban Fest! on Saturday 22nd June 2019. This is an opportunity to be involved in a really exciting, brand new event, and to help make it an enjoyable and memorable experience for the public of St Albans city!

Alban Fest!, a free festival taking place on the Abbey Orchard, St Albans, is part of the 10 day Roman themed festival celebrating our city’s namesake and the world in which Alban lived. Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of our Alban, Britain’s First Saint project, the Festival will run from Friday 21 – Sunday 30 June 2019 and will mark the opening of the Cathedral’s new Welcome Centre, exhibition spaces and activity programme.

The voluntary hours needed for Alban Fest will be 12-6pm in the afternoon, however, additional hours between 9am and 12pm would also be appreciated for set-up. Duties on the day will include, greeting the public, providing general information at the information tent and/or around the Orchard, collecting feedback from the public, helping set up stalls, and liaising with stall owners and providing them with any assistance they may require.

A free t-shirt and refreshments will be provided to all volunteers on the day!

Please register your interest and enquiries to [email protected]

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