Torcher Parade 2013 Steward at AUSA Charities

Stewards for the Aberdeen Student Charities Campaign's Torcher Parade 2013

Dates 26 Apr 2013 - 28 Apr 2013 (10 hours)
Location Butchart Centre, University Road, Old Aberdeen, AB24 3UT
Description

This is it. The parade to end all parades, the jewel on the Charities’ Campaign’s crown! The LARGEST student led parade in Europe, It is a must to both see and participate in. Watch as over 80 torch bearers lead more than 2000 students in fancy dress on over 40 floats around the city centre. Outfits and floats range from silly to outrageous, with stars from “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” rubbing shoulders with the cast of “Harry Potter”, competing for spectators pennies! With over 120 years of history and revered by the local community, it raises more than £10’000 a year. So whether you watch from afar or dance on one of the floats, it’s definitely an event worth experiencing! This year, we're looking for more Stewards than ever before, in a fantastic opportunity to get some great experience leading a team, meeting new faces and being a part of something HUGE!

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving/Creativity
  • Planning/Organising
About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: reliable, dedicated, enthusiastic, cheerful, helpful

Desirable: previous experience

Withdrawn

This position has been withdrawn by the organisation.