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Summer Sab-BAR-tical


WANTED: Great British Summer Social event tester


We are looking for an event tester who will get PAID to travel the country and experience exciting pub events.

The ‘Summer Sab-BAR-tical’ is a dream position for event lovers and we are calling for a candidate to help shape our event plans in return for £2,000.

The role has been created to celebrate the launch of Greene King’s Great British Summer Social, which will see more than 1,500 events take place at Greene King pubs nationwide, from beer yoga to beach parties.

The lucky candidate will be required to undertake a road trip across the UK, attending a range of fun-filled events. Each event must be reviewed thoroughly, from the atmosphere and activities, to the food and drink, with all feedback provided to Greene King.

The chosen applicant will be required to report their findings back to us to help plan our extensive range of events and entertainment programme over the summer.


The ideal candidate

Someone who seeks out the hottest new experiences

Always on Instagram sharing stories/news to their dedicated followers

Isn’t afraid to try new things and loves food and drink

Has an outgoing nature who is happy to share their experiences


Job description

The perfect candidate must be:

Willing to travel to four different Summer Social events at Greene King pubs, which will be selected for you

Eager to chat with locals and pub teams over a pint and some great food

Take part in the actual events and sample the exclusive food and drinks offering

Feel confident reporting your findings back to us and help plan our extensive range of events

Be an all-round pub enthusiast


How to apply 

Simply enter your details below before midnight on Sunday 9th June, and tell us in no more than 200 words why you think you are the perfect candidate for the Summer Sab-BAR-tical.


This competition has now closed.

Summary Terms & Conditions


Promotion open to UK residents only, aged 18+. Entrants must enter the competition above. Promotion closes at 23:59 on 09 June 2019. The winner will receive £2000 to cover a prize (£1,500) and expenses (£500). The winner will be required to visit four Greene King managed pubs to be decided by the Promotor) with date and location to be agreed between the winner and the Promotor and visually document their visits, including but not limited to video blogs and photography. All content created will be available for use by the Promotor at their discretion and without fee on any online or offline channels, with credit given to the winner. Full terms and conditions are available here. Promoter: Greene King Brewing and Retailing Limited, Sunrise House, Ninth Avenue, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 3JZ.