Event Volunteer - National Swimming Championships - 21st and 22nd September 2019

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Mencap host the Open National Swimming Championships for people with a learning disability each year.

Around 180 Swimmers will compete to win medals and set personal bests in freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, individual medley and butterfly.

It is always a fun filled day with lots of families and friends coming out to support the athletes.

We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic people to volunteer at the event in a number of roles including; results runners, marshals and registration.

Knowledge or experience of swimming events is useful but not essential in this role.

When do I need to be available?

When: Saturday 21st September and Sunday 22nd September 2019

Where: Liverpool Aquatics Centre, 85 Wellington Road, Liverpool, L15 4LE

What time: Between 9:30-18:00 Saturday and between 9:30-15.30 Sunday.

Volunteers may choose to do a half day, a full day or both days.

 

What skills do I need?

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

Benefits

What can I expect from Mencap?

  • A briefing on the day
  • 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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Required Role

Event Volunteer - National Swimming Championships - 21st and 22nd September 2019

Key responsibilities

Mencap host the Open National Swimming Championships for people with a learning disability each year. We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic people to volunteer at the event in a number of roles including; results runners, marshals and registration.

Desirable Skills

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Listening
  • Positive attitude
  • Team Work

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • Listening
  • Positive attitude
  • Team Work
  • Networking

When can you do this role/Calendar

Date: 21-09-2019

Start time: 09:30 AM

End time: 06:00 PM

Available in: Morning Afternoon

Application deadline: 17-09-2019

Location

Wellington Rd, Liverpool L15 4LE, UK
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