campaign canvasser


Campaign canvassers operate on field level to persuade the public to vote for the political candidate they represent. They engage in direct conversation with the public in public places, and gather information on the public's opinion, as well as perform activities ensuring that information on the campaign reaches a wide audience.

Alternative label

  • political canvasser

  • party campaigner

  • canvasser

  • political party volunteer

  • political campaign canvasser

  • campaign worker

  • political party activist

  • campaign canvass worker

  • party activist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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