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Become a part of our Post Race Squad
About the role:
Every year, hundreds of runners and cyclists take part in challenge events to help us grow the number of dementia specialist Admiral Nurses. We want to give them a huge congratulations and appreciation at the end of their event, and we need volunteers to help us.
Weekend work – between 2.5 – 4 hours
London, Brighton, Newcastle, Birmingham, Cardiff
To see the even locations and dates of all our events please click here
Full role description:
Dementia UK have a dedicated events team that manage our third-party events. We recruit and support those who have chosen to take on a physical challenge to support Dementia UK.
- Gain new skills
- Expand your network
- Giving back
- Being a part of a community
Join Dementia UK staff and volunteers at our post-race location to congratulate our amazing runners and cyclists
Help take photos with racers holding their well-deserved medal
If a massage therapist is present, help us keep track of who’s next in line
Help to hand out refreshments
Meet participants’ family members and friends who have come to congratulate their loved ones. They may want to talk about their experiences with dementia and explain why their loved one has taken on their challenge for Dementia UK
Talk about Dementia UK and our Admiral Nurse services to friends, families, and anyone who would like to know more. We will offer guidance on this
No experience necessary, we ask that you are enthusiastic and enjoy meeting and talking to new people.
Access to a car / good transport links
Required to stand for long periods of time
I loved volunteering at post-race, it’s so much fun meeting the supporters and congratulating them for their achievements. There is always such a buzz and the excitement from everyone is infectious – Lucy