News - 2nd February 2022

We’re recruiting Critical Incident Line Ambassadors


parkrun is looking for extraordinary volunteers who can bring their excitement and enthusiasm to represent parkrun behind the scenes as a parkrun Ambassador.


We are currently recruiting bilingual (Japanese and English) Critical Incident Line Ambassadors, to act as the first response for any critical incidents at parkrun events in Japan through a dedicated telephone line.


Love parkrun, love people, love making Japan a healthier happier place… then we’d love to hear from you.


If you or someone you know is interested in becoming part of the Ambassador program, please follow this link to find out more (note the Role Profile for each role is on page 3).

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