Join the SciFest Dubai Team

About SciFest Dubai:

SciFest Dubai is a platform to promote creativity, critical thinking, innovation, and STEAM education. The aim is to promote a love for science and a deeper understanding of the scientific method. 

 

In addition to organising the annual Science Festival, SciFest Dubai also promotes STEAM Education and public understanding of science through numerous workshops, thinktanks, projects, conferences, community initiatives, and radio shows. 

 

SciFest Dubai is partners with KHDA (Knowledge and Human Development Authority.) The 2015 Festival is set to take place from October 4-9 at Dubai Municipality's Children's City in partnership with the Goethe Institut's Science Film Festival. The Chief Guest at the Opening Ceremony keynote conference is Dr Abdullah Al Karam, Director General of KHDA. 

 

Positions Available

The Science Festival is not for profit. All events are free to the public. We put together a team of SciFest friends, supporters, enthusiasts, volunteers, and activists who helped make last year’s festival a huge success. They are keen to support the festival this year as well. We also had tremendous support from the media both press and radio last year.

 

This year, we are looking to expand our team to include more passionate, committed, enthusiastic educators and members of the community to help make the upcoming festival a success for the public.  

 

The positions below are not paid, but they do offer applicants the opportunity to be part of a core team of inspired, enthusiastic individuals who have big dreams and are committed to promoting a public understanding of science and the arts. Interested applicants please send your CV to info@scifestdubai.com and remember to quote the relevant code.

 

Successful candidates will be invited to a lunch and debriefing meeting. At the end of the festival, candidates will receive a special certificate and a letter of commendation.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Event Coordinator (code #scfd1121)

·         Coordinate event logistics, including registration, set up, pre- and post- event evaluation

·         Manage attendance lists and registrations

·         Manage correspondence

Profile for this position

·         University Graduate

·         Excellent oral and written communication

·         Good organization and problem solving skills

·         Able to work under pressure

 

Workshop Coordinator (code #scfd1122)

·         Coordinate science workshops, including registration, set up, pre- & post- event evaluation

·         Manage attendance lists and registrations

·         Manage correspondence

Profile for this position

·         University Graduate in Science

·         Interested in Science

·         Excellent oral and written communication

·         Good organization and problem solving skills

·         Able to work under pressure

 

Debate Coordinator (code #scfd1123)

·         Coordinate the debates, including registration, set up, pre- & post- event evaluation

·         Manage attendance lists and registrations

·         Manage correspondence

Profile for this position

·         University Graduate

·         Excellent oral and written communication

·         Good organization and problem solving skills

·         Able to work under pressure

 

Storyteller (code #scfd1124)

·         Narrate stories from science-themed story books for a primary school audience

·         Manage attendance lists and registrations

·         Manage correspondence

Profile for this position

·         University Graduate

·         Excellent oral and written communication

·         Good organization and problem solving skills

·         Able to work under pressure

·         A good reading voice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cick here for full details of all internship opportunities available. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for volunteers to support the events happening on the day. All volunteers will receive a special SciFest Dubai t-shirt and a certificate of participation at the Awards ceremony. 

 

Profile for this position

·         Ages 15 - adults

·         Fluent in English and/or Arabic

·         Polite demeanour and helpful personality

·         Punctual and reliable

·         Enthusiastic, energetic, and self-motivated

 

Click here to register your name and details. You will receive an email from the SciFest Dubai Volunteers Coordinator. 

Positions for the 2015 Festival

Internship Opportunities for the 2015 Festival

Volunteers for the 2015 Festival

 

Partners with

 ©2020 SciFest Dubai. All rights reserved. 

  • e1_edited
  • Facebook Black Round
  • YouTube Black Round
  • Flickr Black Round
  • app.png
  • Twitter Black Round
  • Instagram Black Round