Race Director - kids running events
Marathon Kids UK
Volunteers are the life blood of our organisation. Without you our Marathon Kids in parks events cannot happen. Become a volunteer today and inspire children in your community to be more physically active and develop a love for sport.
We are looking to recruit Race Directors to help restart kids running events in Victoria Park, Worthing OR Easthill Park, Portslade.
As the Race Director of a Marathon Kids UK event, you will be the driving force behind your event, working directly with the team at head office to increase participation and build numbers.
- Lead and inspire weekly community events
- Motivate and upskill team of volunteers
- Recruit volunteers
- Advertise weekly events to the community
- Report to head office
- Be involved in both community and race director WhatsApp group
- Continually update community FB group page
- Complete DBS check, first aid training and safeguarding certification
- Fundraise within community to provide rewards for participants.
No prior experience is required - all training, including a free DBS check, first aid training, and safeguarding certification, will be provided.
This position would be best suited to those who have a passion for working with young people, are active in their community, and have the ability to inspire others.
When do I need to be available?
Where does this role take place?
- Disabled Access
- Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
- Health and Safety
- Insurance Cover for Volunteers
- Suitable for 13 - 16 years
- Suitable for 16 - 18 years
- Suitable for a group of volunteers
- Support on Offer
- This role is adaptable for different abilities