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Cancer Research UK - Events Volunteer

Details of the Charity:

Cancer Research UK is a cancer research and awareness charity in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man, formed on 4 February 2002 by the merger of the Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund. Its aim is to reduce the number of deaths from cancer. As the world's largest independent cancer research charity it conducts research into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Research activities are carried out in institutes, universities and hospitals across the UK, both by the charity's own employees and by its grant-funded researchers. It also provides information about cancer and runs campaigns aimed at raising awareness of the disease and influencing public policy.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

You'll be helping set up an event which may include setting up marquees, putting up banners or getting water to the start line.

More information can be found at https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/get-involved/volunteer/help-at-an-event/race-for-life

Skills Required:

  • Lots of enthusiasm
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Additional Benefits:

  • A chance to work in a friendly team, to make new friends and meet a diverse group of people
  • The opportunity to make an invaluable contribution to Cancer Research UK's goal of helping 3 in 4 people surviving cancer by 2034
  • The time to develop your confidence and communication skills
  • The ability to gain valuable work experience to add onto your CV and learn new skills.
  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the EU
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?