Entering festival season, especially after nearly two years away, can mean tickets to some of our favorite festivals are already snapping up fast.
But when you can’t get tickets to places like Glastonbury – and let’s face it, it’s pretty hard – then the best thing to do is get yourself a job on the festival circuit.
Each year, festivals seek volunteers and staff to work during the event, while those who take their business – food stalls, produce stalls and the like – advertise a number of roles.
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A number of vacancies have been advertised by Hughes Fresh Fruit T/A Strawberry Fayre, which is recruiting a number of full-time staff to run fruit salad bars, strawberry and cream stalls, juice bars , fruit stalls and smoothie bars at major events in the UK this summer.
The company’s events calendar typically includes some 25 different events, including:
- Greenman Festival (Mid Wales)
- Royal Welsh Agricultural Show (Mid Wales)
- Badminton Horse Shows (Gloucestershire)
- Royal Bath & West Show (near Bristol)
- Great Dorset Steam Fair (Dorset)
- London Marathon
- Glastonbury Festival
- Burghley Horse Trials
- Boomtown Fair
- fields of cream
Lucky applicants will be paid £10 an hour plus holiday pay and the job advert says that as the job sometimes involves long hours there is a chance to earn “lots of money”.
Duties include managing a booth, supervising other team members, serving customers, managing money, and moving stock and equipment. The advert also states that the ideal candidate is “someone with a positive attitude who likes to travel and take on a challenge. be fluent in English and eligible to work in the UK.
All applicants must be able to attend a short interview in South Wales or online before the start of the season on May 1. It will last until around mid-September.
For more information and to submit an application, simply click here.
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