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As a local cancer charity, Big C are dedicated to supporting anyone affected by cancer in Norfolk and neighbouring counties whilst working with key partners in research and healthcare to improve ...

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Volunteer Events Assistant - County-wide

Volunteer Events Assistant - County-wide

Organisation role · Flexible hours
Flexible location
Events & festivalOutdoorsFundraising
Health
Good health and well-beingReduced inequalities
Suitable for under 18's
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Big C, Cancer Charity
#72185
Scan me or visit www.getinvolvednorfolk.org.uk/o/Big-C-Cancer-Charity/opportunities/Volunteer-Events-Assistant---County-wide/72185 to join

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Summary

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of those affected by cancer? Join #TeamBigC as an events volunteer to help us raise those vital funds.

Detailed description

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of those affected by cancer? Then volunteer with us and join the #TeamBigC family which promises to give you a sense of purpose as well as the opportunity to work as part of a hard-working, values driven, and people focused team. 


Volunteer at our events and you will have lots of fun whilst helping us promote Big C in a positive way and raise those much needed funds to support those affected by cancer in our county.  


We always need a hand with running our events, so we'd love to have you on board, we have various roles, including but not limited to;

  • Crowd Stewarding
  • Car Park Marshalling
  • Event Support
  • Bucket Collections
  • Information Stalls


Location

County-wide across Norfolk and Suffolk. 


Hours/Time Commitment

We have various one off events throughout the year, our events are usually on weekends but occasionally may be on a weekday or evening. There are always various shifts available.


Benefits of volunteering with Big C

  • Enhance your CV, boosting career options
  • Knowing you are contributing to improving the lives of those affected by Cancer.
  • Having a sense of purpose, focus and personal achievement
  • Learn new skills (e.g., customer service, communication, teamwork, initiative, and responsibility)
  • Share skills and expertise with others
  • Gain confidence through meeting new people and having fun


Recruitment Process

Application form (via Big C's website), informal chat and 2 satisfactory references.

What we will provide to volunteers

💸 Reimbursement of costs
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About Big C, Cancer Charity

As a local cancer charity, Big C are dedicated to supporting anyone affected by cancer in Norfolk and neighbouring counties whilst working with key partners in research and healthcare to improve future outcomes.
There are an estimated 2.5 million people living with cancer in the UK. 1 in 2 people will get cancer in their lifetime. Big C seeks and implements new approaches and projects to make sure that no one is missing out on the opportunity to access our support.

Big C’s work focuses on 6 key areas:
1. Support – for people affected by cancer
2. Research – into cancer
3. Equipment – provision for the region’s main acute hospital trusts
4. Education – provision of interventional and presentational education programmes
5. Income Generation – raising vital funds to improve the lives of people living with cancer
6. People – Big C service users, their loved ones, Big C trustees, staff, volunteers and fundraisers

Big C is passionately committed to wellbeing, inclusion, diversity, equity and supporting achievement of the charity’s vision and organisational objectives. It aims to unite all Big C employees and volunteers, ensuring everyone is effective, productive, happy and customer focused.