Volunteer at our Alton Towers event Thank you for your interest in becoming an Alton Towers Volunteer for Alopecia UK! This page contains information on the role, why we need your help and how to submit your application. Please note applications close on Monday 1st December 2023. We reserve the right to close applications earlier if positions are filled. Event details: On Saturday 6th April 2024 we will be hosting our tenth weekend at the Alton Towers Theme Park in Staffordshire. Anyone with any type of hair loss (along with family/friends) can join Alopecia UK for a day of fun, support and of course, rollercoasters! We are looking for a minimum of 18 volunteers. Time commitment/Frequency: Ahead of the event you will be required to attend one online video meeting to get to know the other volunteers, be briefed in more detail about the event and have the opportunity to ask any questions. (Exact date TBD).You will be required to arrive at the Premier Inn in Uttoxeter on Friday 5th April by 8:30 pm for a volunteer team meeting.You will be finished by 6 pm on Saturday 6th April and can either decide to head home or stay the Saturday night as well which usually very social and relaxed. To read the full volunteer role description including, details about what you'll be doing, what Alopecia UK can provide and the skills and experience needed to apply, please click here. Please note this role requires an enhanced DBS check (for all) and a character reference check for all new volunteers. Interested in joining the team? Complete your online application form by following the link below (open to UK residents only). Applications close Friday 1st December 2023. Submit your application form here Or if you volunteered at this event in 2023 and wish to join again please complete this shorter update form. What happens after I submit my application? Once we receive your application a member of the team will contact you directly. Please note depending on the demand for volunteer spaces we may not be able to guarantee everyone a space. If you are not successful as one of the volunteers, then please do not be discouraged and do still come along to the actual day and meet everyone. Going along to events is often a good way to start getting more involved with the charity. Who should I contact if I have a question? If you have any questions about this volunteer role please email Sarah Bell: eve[email protected] or call 0800 1017025 (weekdays, 10am - 4pm).