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  • Event Route Steward
    with The Brain Tumour Charity

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO71607 - Created/last updated: 03/07/2018


    About this opportunity:The Brain Tumour Charity are pleased to announce that their series of autumn walks are back! Join them by volunteering at The Twilight Walk 2018 in Edinburgh as they celebrate loved ones, unite together and help give the boot to brain tumours. The walks are set to be bigger and better than ever, so they need over 230 volunteers to help make The Twilight Walk happen and they'd be delighted to have your support.
    Our wonderful Route Stewards cheer on, support and motivate our walkers throughout The Twilight Walk route and create an exciting, energetic and enjoyable walking experience. Working as a team with the Section Leaders (staff), Stewards ensure that the walkers are safe and looked after throughout the walk. Being a Route Steward is great if you are interested in volunteering outdoors, volunteering with friends/family/colleagues or want to see The Twilight Walks in action! Volunteers just need a friendly manner and willingness to get involved.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Volunteers will receive a brief in advance of the event and on the day training, as well as having the support of a section leader (staff) throughout the shift.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses can be reimbursed but must be agreed prior to the event. Please speak to the volunteer team for more information.

    Experience required:A friendly manner and a willingness to get involved.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Edinburgh walk takes place on Sunday 7th October 2018. Volunteers will be needed between 14:00 and 20:00 and the walk starts from The Edinburgh Academy, 42 Henderson Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5BL.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

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