Roles for Helpers


How could you be part of the team at Lighthouse Thame & Villages?


Admin/registration — Helping with administration before and/or during Lighthouse week.

Car Parking — Directing traffic during drop off and collection times

Craft —  Help the children with cutting, sticking and other creative activity. No artistic skills required, everything is prepared in advance.

Little Lighthouse (Crèche for Helper's Children) — Looking after the Helpers children, who are too young to come on their own (under 4’s).

Drama / Creative— Come and help with fun sessions combining Drama and Art.

First Aid — Man the First Aid tent and deal with any accidents. Must be a qualified First Aider.

Halo:gen — Help run the evening activities for teenagers. Minimum age 18.

Helpers Refreshment Tent  — Time out for helpers. Serve drinks & some homemade cake to refresh helpers ready for the next session.

Parent's Cafe — Parents come here for a moment of peace and some home made cake. There will also be Lighthouse merchandise on sale.

Quiet Tent — Supervise those children who are unable to take part in a session. Minimum age 16.

Lighthouse Keeper — Look after a small group of 10-15 children called a “Lighthouse” with 1 or 2 teenage helpers. Befriend and care for your group, guiding them through their scheduled activities. You won't be asked to do any teaching with your group but it's possible that they will ask you about your Christian faith. For a full role description <click here>

Lamplighter — Help the Lighthouse Keepers to look after a group. Come and support and enjoy the fun. Minimum age 13 or Year 8 at school. For a full role description <click here>

Music — Singers and instrumentalists to play in the Big Top or the Mini Top.

Parents and Toddlers - under 4 — Help with various activities for the youngest at Lighthouse

Site  — Setting up and dismantling before & after Lighthouse or maintaining the site during the week. Various shifts available.

Security  Day, evening and night shifts throughout Lighthouse week, working in pairs.

Sport — Help the organisers run various activities such as football, rounders, and many other games. Minimum age 16.

Tent Decorating— To design/paint/sew banners for the tents.— We are looking for people to help before Lighthouse week.

Please note: All young people under the age of 18 will work with adult supervision and in roles appropriate to their age.

To sign up as a Helper CLICK HERE