Event Volunteer - Heaton Park Run - 13th May 2018

  • Royal Mencap Society
  • Heaton Park, Middleton Rd, Manchester, UK
  • Mar 09, 2018
Volunteer Volunteer Events

Job Description

Run Heaton Park is an 5km and 10km run taking place on 13th May 2018, it is open to runners of all ages and abilities. There will be a 1km children’s run taking place first that families can do together and we will have 400 runners taking part overall. It is the first time Mencap has had a run in Manchester’s Heaton Park so it’s a great opportunity to get involved and help make it a huge success!

We need you there to give directions to the runners, hand out water, wave flags, cheer and make lots of noise to keep our fantastic participants going! Once they’re finished we’ll need you to help hand out medals and give thanks on behalf of Mencap.

Mencap Run Heaton Park is on Sunday the 13th May 2018, we will need volunteers at the park from 8am until to 12pm.

What skills do I need?

  • Friendly and approachable.
  • Confident and happy to make lots of noise.
  • Reliable and patient.
  • Good communication and listening skills.


What can I expect from Mencap?

  • Briefing notes
  • A Mencap T-shirt and cheering materials
  • Up to £7.50 out-of-pocket expenses to be reimbursed (e.g. travel) *
  • A chance to meet new people
  • Feel appreciated and valued


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