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Carnival Technical Coordinator

Do you have technical expertise? We are recruiting for a Carnival Technical Coordinator to help us track and procure all the technical equipment we require for Carnival Day (outside of the remit of the Event Management Company). You will need to work with and liaise with all stake-holders involved in the programme (bands, choirs and activity leaders) and be the main point of contact between the Event Management Company and CRC.

You will work as in integral part of the Carnival Team which includes production volunteers, associate producers and volunteer coordinator.

This is a part time role of 2 days a week from March. For more information and application details see the job description by clicking the link below.

Carnival Technical Coordinator

Volunteers Coordinator

This role puts you right at the heart of the Carnival. You will be recruiting, training and managing our team of over 100 volunteers who are crucial to the success of Cowley Road Carnival. We rely on our team of volunteers to set up stages, direct food traders to the right spots on the road, help our Associate Producers get the musicians and dancers to the right stage at the right time and of course ensure that our thousands of audience members are having a fantastic time (and know where the loos are!).

Please click the link below to download the full job description. Applications need to be made by 5pm on 28 January.

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Stalls Coordinator

We need a dynamic Stalls Coordinator role to recruit and manage stalls for the Carnival on Sunday 7th July to contribute to the diversity of culture and activity of the event and to generate essential income for the charity, building on previous stall holder records, canvassing and responding to incoming enquiries.

The role could be extended for the right candidate to engaging with local, premises based traders
to secure their support for and participation in the Carnival event.

The Stalls Coordinator will need to be an integral part of the Carnival team and will need to be prepared to work flexibly including home working and on site in East Oxford.

This is an equal opportunities role  for all employees and freelancers regardless of sex, marital status, religion, colour, race, ethnic origins, disability or sexual orientation.

For a full job description please click the link below to download. Applications need to be in by 28 January with interviews to be conducted in early February.

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Please send a letter of application with your CV attached either by post or email to:
Micaela Tuckwell, Executive Director, Cowley Road Works, c/o Pegasus, Magdalen Road, Oxford,
OX4 1RE or info@cowleyroadworks.org
Deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 28th January 2019
Interviews for short listed candidates will be in the week starting Monday 4th February 2019

Board of Trustees

A board of enthusiastic trustees with time, skills and experience to give is what helps small charities like Cowley Road Works to thrive. The charity is currently looking to enhance the Board by appointing several new Trustees to take them forward into its next exciting chapter. T

Cowley Road Works are on the look-out for new Trustees including a Treasurer. We are interested in hearing from professionals with a range of skills that will drive the organisation’s expansion and development: people with a background in law, wealth management or fundraising; hands-on experience in outdoor arts, education or marketing; and local residents and traders in a personal investment in the community.

If you’re interested in finding out more about becoming a Cowley Road Works trustee, contact Executive Director Micaela Tuckwell by emailing director@cowleyroadworks.org


To find out more please follow the link

CRW Treasurer recruitment pack


We always have interesting roles for volunteers, especially as we approach Carnival Day itself. Find out more about how you can get involved as a volunteer