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We are driven by the desire to make a positive difference to patient healthcare at the Trust, and to do that we need the right people in our team. 

Events Volunteers for Walk for Wards (Sunday 17 July 2016)

Why volunteer at our events:

  • Help your local hospitals
  • Meet new people
  • Gain events experience for your CV
  • Develop skills in communication, customer service and team work
  • Experience a range of exciting events

Our Events Volunteer scheme is a new way to volunteer with Imperial College Healthcare Charity supporting our efforts to raise funds to improve patient care and support staff development at the five hospitals within the NHS Trust.

Join us for our upcoming Walk for Wards event on Sunday 17 July - a sponsored walk (2 and 5 mile circular route options) along the waterways of Paddington and the leafy greens of Regents Park to raise money for our hospitals within the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. We are looking for Events Volunteers who can help us with our registration desk, give out water and snacks, sign people up and marshal people along the route.

Don’t worry you won’t have to do the whole walk (unless you want to) or get sponsored, we need our Events Volunteers to help us make sure the event runs smoothly for people who are taking part to raise money for us.

When is Walk for Wards?
Sunday 17th July 2016

Where is Walk for Wards?
The walk starts at Merchant Square, Paddington.

What times do we need volunteers?
We need volunteers from 12.00pm till 7.00pm, you’re welcome to volunteer for the whole time or for one of the time slots indicated below:

  • 12 – 2.30pm: Walk Registration Point Welcoming people, giving out water and snacks, signing people up who arrive on the day.
  • 12 – no later than 4.30pm: Walk Marshals Helping make sure walkers are safe and staying on route.
  • 3 – 7pm Summer Party Volunteers: Helping to run game stalls and giving our walkers and other volunteers a good time.
  • We would love for you to come to our summer party once you have finished volunteering to help us celebrate Walk for Wards.

What you’ll get as an Events Volunteer

  • Event t-shirt
  • Packed lunch
  • Certificate
  • Summer Party

How to sign-up to volunteer

  • Check that you’re available on Sunday 17th July
  • Decide which of the times you want to do
  • Download the role description and application form
  • Fill out the application form and email it to volunteering@imperial.nhs.uk or post it to: Volunteering, Charity Office, Ground Floor, Clarence Memorial Wing, St Mary’s Hospital, London, W2 1NY

Once we’ve received your application form we will send you an Events Volunteer briefing pack with all of the information about us and our events to get you started. Just read through, complete the briefing questionnaire and send it back us. In the week leading up to the event we will email you with all the final joining instructions so you know where to go, what to wear and what time to arrive – so be sure to check your emails in the lead up.

 

We don’t currently have any other vacancies at the charity.

However, we are always looking for passionate individuals who share our values and want to make a difference to patients. Volunteering with us is a fantastic opportunity for anyone wishing to gain a broad range of experience of what it is like to work in a healthcare charity. Volunteers are integral to the smooth running of the charity, and help support all our departments, from fundraising and arts, to grants and communications. 

If you think you would be a good fit here and share our passion for improving patient care then email charity@imperial.nhs.uk with your CV and a personal statement about why you would like to be part of our team.

To get an insight into what it’s like volunteering at the charity, check out our volunteers page.

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