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Walk/Run Event Marshal for Croí Night Run

Sports & Recreation

Walk/Run Event Marshal for Croí Night Run

Croí Heart and Stroke Charity


At a Glance

  • Start Date:11/10/2019
  • End Date:11/10/2019
  • Closing date:04/10/2019
  • Post Updated:25/04/2019
  • Min Hours:Once Off
  • Role Type:Youth work

Requirements:To represent Croí in a positive manner at all times. Basic English.


Croí is dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke, Ireland's No.1 killer.

What's Involved

Volunteers are needed to help with the 5th Annual Croí Night Run along the Salthill Promenade on Friday 11th October. Volunteers will be split into various groups within specific areas along the route. You will be encouraged to support the participants, and also ensure their safety while participating in the event. Volunteers will be asked to help us for 2 hours maximum on the night, and are welcome to stay after the event to soak up the atmosphere.

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer.

Experience working with a well known organisation, and supporting a large scale event. Great sense of well being and community spirit from networking with lot's of people.

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

What's required for this position

Volunteers will be required to arrive in advance of the start of the event, so will just need to be punctual.

  • Event management/ Fundraising
  • Hospitality/ Befriending
  • Other
  • Personable Skills

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role

  • Learning Disability

Age restrictions:

  • Over 16

Skills required for this role:

Ability to enjoy yourself and have fun, while portraying a positive impression of Croí at the same time.

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Friday evening between 19:30-21:30.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Luigi Ryan

Address: Croí Heart and Stroke Charity, Croí House, Moyola Lane, Newcastle, Galway


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