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Bristol Light Festival





Hourly Rate

£13.56 (£12.10 + £1.46 holiday pay) per hour



Available Roles

Event Steward

Shift Info

Shifts: Approx 16:00 - 22:00 per day

Location: Bristol City Centre

Dates: Friday 2nd Feb – Sunday 11th Feb

About: Bristol Light Festival returns for its fourth edition to fill the city with light and colour, showcasing Bristol as the vibrant, playful and creative city that we know and love. Bristol Light Festival will showcase light artists, creating a trail through the city centre. Each art installation will welcome visitors to see, experience and play. A mixture of international and Bristol-based artists, this event will welcome locals and those visiting the South West. It’s free to attend and open to all.


Roles and Responsibilities:

You will act as a steward at the light installations across the city. You will be placed at one artwork site, where you will have the following responsibilities:

  • You will work with security and volunteers to monitor the number of people at each site, ensuring it does not become overcrowded
  • You will welcome the public to the installation, giving assistance and directions as needed
  • Give information about the event to members of the public
  • You will work closely with security, volunteers and the event producers to help deliver a successful event
  • Be friendly, approachable and helpful to all attendees

Skills and Experience: 

  • You must have previous customer service, stewarding or similar experience
  • Enthusiastic, polite and super confident
  • A loud voice will be handy
  • A good level of spoken English
  • A love of working in the great outdoors!

Candidate requirements:

  • Applicants are required to have good availability across the majority of the event dates
  • You must be a UK resident or have the right to work in the UK
  • You must be able to provide at least two references from previous employers

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