Volunteers & Ambassadors 2018

SeaFest showcases and celebrates Ireland’s abundant maritime resources – raising awareness of the value and opportunities provided by the sea and also celebrating our proud maritime heritage.

Become a part of our volunteer team – assist in the smooth running of the festival or become a Sea Fest ambassador; one way or the other you will be a valued member of the event team.

All Volunteers must be aged 18 or over.

Please fill out the application form on this page. Our volunteer coordinator will be in touch.

Please note you may be selected for Garda Vetting.

Personal Details

First name
Last Name
Home Address
Mobile Phone
Home Phone
Have you volunteered with the festival before?
Have you previously worked in a position that involved customer service? 
Please state any languages spoken and at what level

Do you have any other skills that you think may be relevant?

Are you willing and fit to lift heavy objects?  (Over 23kgs/50lbs)
Do you have any special needs you would like to share with us?

Festival Duration: Friday 29th June – Sunday 1st July 2018

The Festival site will be open to the public from 10am – 9pm daily.

Volunteer briefings will take place from 9am.  You will be put into pairs to allow each other to cover for rest breaks and lunch breaks.

Please enter your availability by checking the following options:

What T-shirt size are you?
This information is being collected by the Marine Institute and will be shared with Arcana, event managers of SeaFest 2018.
I understand
Volunteer Agreement
Volunteers are a valued part of Seafest. We appreciate your commitment and time. This volunteer agreement is binding in honour only, and is not intended to be a legally binding contract of employment.

The volunteer agrees to commit to completing all their shifts on the hours and dates as outlined in their shift schedule by the Volunteer Coordinator via direct email correspondence and/or as outlined in any conversation with her.

Seafest commits to the following:

• To provide adequate information so you may meet the expectations as described by the volunteer coordinator
• To explain what is required of you and to support and provide encouragement to help you achieve the desired results.
• To treat you with respect and courtesy at all times.
• To be receptive to any comments and feedback from all our volunteers.
• To value and recognise our volunteers as a significant resource in achieving the goals of our organisation.

The volunteer commits to the following:

• To fulfil my role as outlined in the volunteer role description.
• To perform my volunteer role to the best of my ability.
• To meet time and task commitments and to provide sufficient notice when not available.
• Confirm that I am over 18 years of age.

 Have you read and do you agree to to these terms and conditions?