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With City Jam fast approaching we're on the look out for enthusiastic, reliable volunteers to help ensure that the festival runs smoothly.


Festival Details 
  • Friday 1st, Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd September 2023.

  • Volunteers required 09:00-18:00 (lunch break one hour).

  • Festival open to public from 10:00-17:00.

  • 200 street artists from around the world will be transforming over 100 permanent and temporary walls around the City Centre and Seafront. 

  • Two key sites to cover; High Street and surrounds with The Forum as HQ; or Marine Parade with Twenty One as HQ (map will be provided).

  • Community Safety and Street Ranger teams available 09:00-20:00, and security teams available 18:00-08:00 (overnight)


General Duties 
  • Be positive ambassadors for City Jam and Southend in general.

  • Welcome/direct visitors around the festival site.

  • Support artists where necessary.

  • Observe/report anything you think is amiss/suspicious. 

  • Handing out leaflets.

  • Role includes lots of walking so a good level of fitness is a must. 

Volunteer Benefits 

As a thanks for volunteering, we’ve put together a package of perks and benefits each volunteer will receive:

  • Free parking for their shift(s)

  • Reimbursed travel costs

  • City Jam 2023 branded T-shirt

  • City Jam 2023 branded lanyard

  • £10.00 cash per day

  • A variety of snacks and drinks at HQs

  • Return train ticket for two to the end of Southend Pier.

  • Opportunity to win an afternoon tea for two at Roslin Beach Hotel (lucky dip)

  • We’re also in the process of sourcing some additional perks such as discount vouchers, free coffee tokens etc., so expect this list to expand!

If you're interested, just fill in your details below and we'll be in touch.
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