Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer at the Special Olympics Australia National Games in Adelaide
Special Olympics Australia

The national games will run from the 16th to 20th of April 2018. You can volunteer for 1 day or every day of the games.
Adelaide Shores Resort
Adelaide SA 5000
Event setup/pack down,Event assistance

Be a Volunteer ‘Game Changer’ for the Special Olympics National Games 2018 in Adelaide.

You'll be part of the most inspirational event on the Australian sporting calendar from 16-20 April 2018 welcoming 1,000 athletes with an intellectual disability to showcase their talent by competing across in 11 sports!

To make this all happen we need friendly and committed volunteers across a number of venues in a range of roles.

About the National Games:

Few sporting events can match the social and emotional impact of the Special Olympics Australia National Games. Every four years, hundreds of athletes with an intellectual disability from all over Australia demonstrate their skills and sportsmanship at the

Special Olympics Australia National Games, the flagship event of Special Olympics Australia.
• For athletes it's the culmination of years of regular and dedicated training.
• For families it inspires hope for a future.
• For volunteers it provides a joyous outlet for their generosity.

Volunteer Roles:
We will be needing volunteers to assist across a number of areas including:
-Opening and Closing Ceremony
-Volunteer Liaison and Support
-Spectator Services
-Sports and Competition Venue Support
-Healthy Athlete Program and many others.

Time Availability: We need volunteers to be available from 14 April 2018 to 20 April 2018. You do not need to be available for every day of the competition.

Location: Adelaide

Special Olympics Australia is a child safe organization and conducts relevant checks as part of volunteer screening.

Additional documentation

Terence Young

Special Olympics Australia
Adelaide Shores Resort
Adelaide SA 5000

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