JOB ALERT! Special Olympics 2019 Is Looking To Hire 20,000 Volunteers From The UAE In Various Roles
This is definitely a one-of-its-kind opportunity!
As Abu Dhabi prepares to host the most unified World Games in the 50-year history of Special Olympics, welcoming more than 7,000 athletes in 2019, the organising committee is looking to hire as many as 20,000 volunteers from the region.
This is the first time ever when as many as 170 countries will be competing in 24 sports; it’s safe to say that this will be the BIGGEST humanitarian event in the world.
The committee is looking to fill several essential positions
”You’ll be assuming severe essential roles, and, most importantly you will open your eyes and heart to a more hopeful, inclusive world. The experience is one you will never forget,” it said to the aspiring volunteers.
Areas available for volunteers include sports, technology, event, medical, delegation assistance liaison, communications, operations, guests service, language service and protocol.
In fact people with intellectual disabilities can also apply for these positions.
How to get involved
You’ll need the following to register
- UAE Nationals: colored passport photo, passport copy and number and UID Number
- For UAE Residents: colored passport photo, passport copy and number, plus residency VISA copy and number
To register to volunteer, please click here .