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Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance

Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance logo

We are a charity that provides Helicopter Emergency Medical Services.

Volunteer Fundraiser

This opportunity takes place between 01 Mar 2020 and 31 Dec 2020.

Do you enjoy being part of your local community? Are you looking for a flexible volunteering opportunity with the chance to meet new people and make a difference?

We have big plans to grow our charity and we need your help to raise awareness and increase income for The Air Ambulance Service and the Children’s Air Ambulance by supporting the fundraising team in your local community.

As a volunteer fundraiser you could help us by supporting the fundraising team and participating in local events representing the Charity.

Typically the role could include:

  • Organising events to raise money and awareness in your area
  • Running fundraising stalls at local events to represent the charity
  • Participating in collections
  • Collecting and delivering collateral and merchandise to supporters

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role we ask that you commit to a minimum of 6 hours per month.

In return we'll give you all the information you need to be successful in the role, provide training, support from a Community Fundraising Executive in your area and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity

Hours per week

Flexible

Hours details

Flexible

Training available

As volunteer with The Air Ambulance Service you will have support from your local fundraiser who will train you on all aspects of the role. You will also have access to our Volunteer portal where you will be able to fine E-Learning modules for additional training.

Location

Warwickshire

DBS required?

No

Benefits to self

As a volunteer you will gain transferable skills which will help you in your future career. For example meeting new people, talking to members of the public and events organising.

Benefits to others

Our services are not government funded so by joining us as a fundraiser you will be helping to keep our helicopters flying.

Time commitment

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role we ask that you commit to a minimum of 6 hours per month.

Support

We'll give you all the information you need to be successful in the role, provide training, support from a Community Fundraising Executive in your area and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity

Expenses

Travel expenses can be paid on a discretionary basis.
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Employability skills

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