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Edinburgh Sessions: CHVRCHES11-08-2019

One of Scotland's biggest music festivals is taking over Edinburgh's Princes Street Gardens this August.

Summer Sessions will feature chart-topping favourites including Bathgate star Lewis Capaldi - this year's sessions will showcase Scottish talent, with Capaldi, CHVRCHES and Primal Scream all taking to the stage. International singing sensation Florence + the Machine will also be there, alongside indie rock favourites The Courteeners, '90s band James and 70's stars Madness.

Jonny Marr will be supporting Primal Scream, while Edinburgh band We Were Promised Jetpacks will warm up the crowd for CHVRCHES and Lightning Seeds will support Madness.

See below for all Edinburgh Summer Sessions dates.

Bar staff and bar backs required for this busy event.

All staff must be over 18 years of age, due to licensing requirements.

The bars will be busy throughout the event therefore you must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment.

Shifts will be 6 - 10 hours long (exact shift times TBC)

You must make your own way to and from the venue. No parking available, please use public transport.

You will be provided with food during your shift.

Uniform – Staff must wear plain black, casual clothing. Minimal branding and comfortable footwear.

Pay Rate

18-20 £7.45ph (£6.65 + £0.80 holiday pay)

21-24 £8.63ph (£7.70 + £0.93 holiday pay)

25+ £9.20ph (£8.21 + £0.99 holiday pay)


You MUST have completed the training module on your HAP profile HAP Scottish Mandatory 2hr Licencing Training to work at this, and any of our other Scottish events. If you haven’t completed this training you will not be able to work for us in Scotland. It only needs completing once. If you have any questions please email info@haprecruitment.com with SCOTTISH TRAINING in the email title.  


Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Florence & The Machine - Wednesday 7th & Thursday 8th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Primal Scream - Saturday 10th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Chvrches - Sunday 11th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Lewis Capaldi - Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - James - Thursday 15th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Courteeners - Friday 16th August

Glasgow Summer Sessions - The Cure - Friday 16th August

Glasgow Summer Sessions - Foo Fighters - Saturday 17th August

Edinburgh Summer Sessions - Madness - Sunday 18th August

Glasgow Summer Sessions - The 1975 - Sunday 25th August

Pay for this event will be in your account within 10 working days of the last day of the event.


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