Event Support Team Leader

Job Title:Event Support Team Leader
Reporting to:Technical Infrastructure Manager

Role Overview

The Event Support Team Leader’s role is focussed on maintaining infrastructure, safety, usability, and quality of the site for the duration of the set-up and presentation of the event. Key roles involve opening and closing sites, as well as the preparation and execution of health and safety and weather plans.

Person Specification

  • Keen observational skills to identify hazards and anticipate key actions required in order to be prepared for weather events and each new activity in the schedule.
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.
  • Ability to identify challenges and work through problem-solving solutions in a pressurised environment
  • A team player with strong leadership and delegation skills

Skills / Qualifications Required for role

  • Experience with event and project management for outdoor events.
  • Experience with installing basic lighting, sound, audio visual and construction elements.
  • Confidence and proficiency in working in public contexts with projects, event installation, and licensed premises.
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Able to work collaboratively with a team


  • To hold a valid Scout Association DBS check
  • To undertake any relevant training you are requested to complete, including but not limited to Health & Safety and Safeguarding
  • To undertake any role / work which may be required by your department head
  • When requested, to assist in the smooth and safe running of the camp as a whole. This may include tasks not normally associated with your department
  • Able to work collaboratively with a team
  • Friendly and approachable
  • The ability to have fun!!