First Timers Welcome

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This role is to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for first timers and visitors by describing parkrun, its inclusiveness and ethos, and highlighting any course-specific information. Seeing this role on a volunteer roster may be very comforting to a brand new participant.

What skills do I need?

  • Volunteer for the love of it
  • Treat everyone as a friend
  • Be kind and respectful
  • Unite as a team
  • Be reliable, responsible and attentive
  • Be helpful and enthusiastic
  • Do your best
  • Respect our principles

Volunteering at parkrun is a hugely positive experience, and is a form of participation that is inclusive, respected and accessible to everyone.


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 11/11/2023

End Date: 11/11/2024

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No Yes No
Afternoon No No No No No Yes No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Flexible opportunity Saturday mornings


Pyramid Centre
Heath Road
Chadwell St Mary
RM16 4XH

Posted for
Thurrock Park Run

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