Events Volunteer

  • VO92876


Your role as a Clan events volunteer is essential in helping to generate the funds needed for us to provide our vital support services to people affected by cancer diagnosis in your local community. You could be asked to get involved in a variety of activities, whether it's manning a cheering point on one of our runs, walks or cycles, helping to welcome guests at our annual lunch or ball, or providing information at one of our open days, Typical activities include:

  • Helping to prepare for an event - this might involve preparing information and signage, setting up routes for runs/walks/cycles, sorting displays and activities, moving chairs and tables, putting up gazebos etc.
  • Providing a warm and friendly welcome to all attendees of Clan events, answering any questions and encouraging people to get involved in the event/activity
    -Assisting at larger scale events such as the Clan Ball or Clan Lunch - this might involve manning the car park, directing attendees to the right location, providing information, running stalls, assisting with activities, salling tickets or accept donations
  • Working together with Clan staff to ensure the best possible experience for our events attendees/participants and signposting where appropriate
  • Helping to raise awareness of Clan services

Organisation aims and objectives

To provide support to those affected by cancer, their family and friends.

Frequency and commitment details

Working on an ad-hoc basis at events for either a few hours, part of the day or the whole day as required (time commitment would be discussed in advance of an event) and on occasions be flexible and available to help at short notice


Experience required: There are no prerequisites for this role in terms of professional qualifications and Clan will provide you with the relevant training and ongoing supervision to support you in your role.We value personal experience and would welcome anyone without the preferred skills and experience but are passionate about making a difference and supporting local people in their community to apply.


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Clan remiburses expenses in accordance with their Expenses policy
Training details: We aim to ensure that volunteering with us is a fulfilling and worthwhile experience. You'll have support from staff, with the opportunity to gain and develop skills and meet with other volunteers.