Events volunteers help at a wide range of fundraising events eg Cheering at London Marathon; marshalling at our bespoke events;  serving tea and cakes at our Open Gardens; bucket collecting on Waterloo Station or at a Garden Centre.  It’s a role suitable for those that want to get involved but are unable to make a regular commitment.

Location: Surrey and London
Time: Ad hoc according to the event.  Usually weekends or occasional evenings for approximately 3 or 4 hours.

Duties and key responsibilities

  • Varies according to the particular event you are volunteering at, but may include:
  • Cheering on our cyclists or runners at various events
  • Serving refreshments
  • Bucket collecting
  • Marshalling at Sunrise Walk or other SSC events
  • Picking up a gazebo from our head office and setting up and taking down on the day of the event.
  • Selling merchandise on a stall at a fair
  • Running a tombola

Essential Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate will have some or all of the following attributes:

  • Friendly
  • Outgoing
  • Enthusiastic
  • Happy to interact with the public and a wide variety of people
  • Flexible