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Festival Volunteer

Five Lamps Arts Festival

About Five Lamps Arts Festival

The Five Lamps Arts Festival is an initiative of Marino College of Further Education. It was set up in 2007 as an arts led festival in the area around the five lamps in the north innner city. Events include opera, theatre, music, community arts events, historial walks etc

What's Involved

The Five Lamps Arts Festival takes place from 4th to 14th March. We need volunteers to assist with the following:

  • Health & Safety and making sure that there is a fire announcement.
  • Showing people to their seats.
  • Collecting tickets. Collecting money at the door.
  • Looking after the artists.
  • Handing out and collecting forms.
  • Attending events.
  • Looking after an art exhibition.
  • Dealing with the public.

  • The volunteer will work with a group to help organise and manage a number of events before and during the Five Lamps Arts Festival

    What's required for this position

    The volunteer should be able to work with people and be friendly and organised and flexible about what jobs they will do

    • Arts/ Music/ Drama
    • Event management/ Fundraising

    Level of English required for this role:
    Basic English

    Times and commitment required for this role


    Minimum time commitment: 3 months

    Hours required: 5hrs Weekly

    Other Details

    Location of volunteering opportunity:
    Marino College of FE, Connolly House, Marino College, 171 North Strand Road, Dublin 1

    Other location details:
    Dublin 1

    Also available in these counties
    Dublin - City

    Screening details for this role:

    • Informal Interviews
    • Application Form

    Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

    • Support/ advice/ recognition
    • Supervision
    • Initial induction and training
    • Insurance cover
    • Ongoing training opportunities

    Age restrictions:
    Over 18

    Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

    Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

    Work with a great bunch of people and get lots of festival experience

    • This opportunity is posted by:
    • Contact person: Roisin Lonergan
    • Organisation: Five Lamps Arts Festival
    • Email:
    • Phone: 0879737401
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