A new opportunity has been added to MCRVIP by British Wheelchair Basketball, starts 04 March 2017

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Building upon the roaring success of the third Championships, Saturday 4th – Sunday 5th March 2017 will see University teams from across the nation compete for the title of University Champions, and for the very first time shall take place at the National Basketball Performance Centre in Manchester!

With more students than ever before playing the sport, the 2017 University Championships shall take place over two days to meet the demand for the sport and is set to be bigger and better than ever before.

To support this event British Wheelchair Basketball is looking to recruit volunteers across a number of roles: – Court Manager
– Workforce Manager
– Event Runners
– Media Officers
– Team Liaisons

Please see the associated document for further details of each role

Placement offered by British Wheelchair Basketball

Contact – Oli Mitchell

Phone – 01905279900

Perks and volunteer incentives

A packed lunch both days, hot drinks on top (literally!) and the opportunity to witness some top class matches involving several future and current GB players.

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A new opportunity has been added to MCRVIP by DOSportUK, starts 02 February 2017

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We are looking for people to assist us with the delivery of the weekly Blackley Bulldogs learning disability basketball session. You will be working with a range of different abilities and the role may include: – Helping set up drills and games
– One on one support
– Leading sessions (only if you want to!)
– General support and engagement

Placement offered by DOSportUK

Contact – Jacob Meaton

Phone – 07786144414

Perks and volunteer incentives

Dedicated Volunteers will be offered training courses and volunteer t-shirts.

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A new opportunity has been added to MCRVIP by We Love MCR Charity, starts 21 February 2017

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We Love MCR Charity needs enthusiastic volunteers to collect cash donations pre-match at Man City v Monaco at the Etihad Stadium on 21st February 2017 on our behalf. This is a fantastic opportunity to support the We Love MCR Charity and the people of Manchester. Volunteers will gain experience of working in a team and engaging with members of the public .

We Love MCR Charity improves the lives and life chances of Manchester people. Our aim is to support the residents of Manchester who are in the greatest need to reach their full potential. Every penny raised stays here in Manchester, helping to bring positive benefits to communities throughout the City.

Placement offered by We Love MCR Charity

Contact – Laura Baynham-Hughes

Phone – 0161 234 3229

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A new opportunity has been added to MCRVIP by National Squash Championships, starts 07 February 2017

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The National Squash Championship returns to Manchester from 7-12 February 2017. With the country’s best squash players here to battle for the national titles it is guaranteed to be exciting championship.

The National Squash Centre will be hosting the championships for the 15th year. The event will feature a full masters championship with categories from Men’s & Women’s Over 35’s up to and including the Men’s Over 80’s which is set to make its debut. We require a team of volunteers to give the top level support required for this major event.

You will be required to wear black trousers/skirt, and black shoes/trainers. No jeans or tracksuit bottoms to be worn.
No caps to be worn or anything with visible logos.

Please note shifts maybe subject to change due to the nature of the qualifications/draw of the competition.

Note – A minimum of 3 shifts per volunteer is desirable.

There will be orientation sessions for all selected volunteers to be held at the National Squash Centre, Sportcity on Thursday 26th January at 1pm and 6pm. Attendance is required for selected volunteers at one of these sessions. Those selected will be notified before the 26th January.

Placement offered by National Squash Championships

Contact – Richard Furber

Phone – 07933 243777

Perks and volunteer incentives

Volunteers will be provided with:

– Nationals Squash Championship volunteers t-shirt
– Free parking
– Refreshments and one meal voucher per shift to be used at the National Squash Centre café
– Expenses up to £5 for public transport

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