Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteers are an essential part of the Get Walking Keep Walking project, bringing local knowledge, experience and enthusiasm. Help us spread the word about walking within your community!

You can find out more about these unique opportunities below.

Walking Ambassadors motivate and support people on a personal basis at led walks, workshops and local events.

Volunteer Opportunities

Route Developers research short urban walking routes in the local community, linking green spaces and essential facilities.

Volunteer Opportunities

Walk Leaders lead short walks as part of local Get Walking programmes.

Volunteer Opportunities

Route Checkers assess our short urban walking routes and descriptions by trying them out and reporting back.

Volunteer Opportunities
Sign up for My Get Walking

Complete your 12 week walking programme online with My Get Walking

  • Schedule walks
  • Set personal goals
  • Save your favourite walks from across the web
  • Keep track of how many steps you have
    walked so far

If you live in Birmingham, Sheffield, South London you will receive a free Get Walking Pack when you register for My Get Walking. The Get Walking pack contains a 12-week walking plan, logbook and free step counter. Register now!

Register now for your free Walking pack

Free programmes of short led walks designed specifically for beginners. Available in Birmingham, East London, Manchester, Sheffield and South London.

Join a local walking programme

Already a regular walker? Help us to share the benefits of walking with your community by becoming a walking volunteer. Full training provided, and you can pick a role to suit you!

Become a walking volunteer

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Get Walking Keep Walking is a Ramblers project funded by the Big Lottery Fund through the Active Travel Consortium of leading walking, cycling and health organisations, and supported by councils, NHS trusts and the Ramblers Holidays Charitable Trust. Copyright © 2009 Get Walking Keep Walking. All Rights Reserved.