Glasgow 2014 Frontrunners: Volunteer Interviewer/Trainer Roles

Your opportunity to support the frontrunners Programme

Frontrunners: Volunteer Interviewer/Trainer Roles

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games will be the biggest sporting and cultural event ever held in Scotland and your help is needed to make it a success.

Staging the Games requires a volunteer workforce of up to 15,000 people. We are now recruiting up to 300 frontrunners(pre-games volunteers) to act as Volunteer Interviewers and potentially Trainers in support of Scotland's biggest ever peace-time recruitment drive.

These roles will be based at the Volunteer Centre in Glasgow's Merchant City area.

How can you help?

Are you willing to help promote the frontrunners programme within your organisation or across your professional network?

We would be grateful if you would share the key points below and encourage your colleagues and contacts to consider supporting Glasgow 2014 as a frontrunner, it's a fantastic chance for them to be involved in shaping the success of our Games at an early stage.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 21 October 2012.

Who are we looking for?

Volunteer Interviewers/Trainers will have a combination of excellent communication skills and previous experience of interviewing, coaching, training or mentoring.Volunteer Interviewers will be needed for a minimum of 2 days per month from April 2013 until December 2013 and may subsequently be invited to support our training programme which will run from January 2014 until July 2014.

Please note these are not Games Time roles.

About the role

These roles are incredibly important to the success of Glasgow 2014, our Volunteer Interviewers and Trainers will play a key part in helping us find up to 15,000 finest and friendliest Glasgow 2014 Games Times Volunteers.

Their responsibilities will include:

  • · Creating a positive interview experience for candidates
  • · Completion, notation and scoring of interviews
  • · Administration duties such as photocopying and record-keeping
  • · Interviewers may be invited to become volunteer trainers when our Games Workforce training programme begins in January 2014

How to apply

Click here or visit our website for more information on the frontrunners programme and to complete the online application form.

Thank you for your support.

Best Regards

Glasgow 2014 Volunteer Recruitment