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Event Volunteer at Meadowhall Rescue Day

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date. Applications closed on 14 Aug.

We are having a special event day at Meadowhall Shopping Centre on Saturday 18th August. The event will be family focused and aimed at giving information about emergency services. A large element of what is needed is volunteers to wear our mascot around 10 minutes at a time with lots of breaks inbetween. We have Percy Pilot or Polly Paramedic! This is a very fun role and great to interact with the public while dressed up! You will be supporting the charity on a very big day!

What skills do I need?

Communication, Interpersonal, Customer service, Problem-solving, Attention to detail, Team working

What will I gain?

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in Marketing, Customer Engagement, Drama, Sociology, Childhood studies, Event management, and Community action among other things.

Training and support

Volunteers on the day will get plenty of drinks and be well looked after!

Time commitment

Anything from 1 hour to the whole day (10am - 4pm)







DBS (criminal records) check



Meadowhall Car Park (Orange)

Travel information

Accessible by tram
  • CausesCommunity events and festivals, Education, Health
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenSaturday morning, Saturday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsEvents and stewarding, Hands-on tasks, Organising, Outdoors, Performing arts
  • Careers and AspirationsMarketing, Social work, Third sector and charity work

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