All Opportunities

Cycling Training Co-ordination Support

  • Support advertising (online) the community cycling training and local outreach
  • Register people who have expressed an interest
  • Follow up interested participants to attend sessions that we will arrange with the training providers who will
  • Ensure all safety measures are adhered to at all stages of the training
  • Be present at The Hive to welcome and give the key to the bike store to the trainer and introduce trainer to participants.
  • Make sure that bikes are safety checked by trainer before use
  • Take photos and gather feedback from trainers and participants on 1st day of session and again after 4 weeks.
  • Submit feedback to Poplar HARCA


  • Wednesdays – support for trainers and trainees 9:30am to 12:30am
  • Plus additional 2 hours for follow ups and outreach

Useful Contacts

Sabiha Khanam

Volunteering Coordinator

0797 686 4217

0207 510 0576


  • Knows how to cycle – preferable but not necessary
  • Computer literate – can use basic Microsoft office and other internet functions
  • Lives locally
  • Willing to be outdoors and meet instructors and trainees (following social distancing and other safety rules)
  • Communicative and personable
  • Believes in healthy lifestyles as a means to sound mental and physical well-being
  • Co-operative and a good team player

What can we offer?

  • We aim to provide a meaningful experience for you as a volunteer.
  • You will recieve a basic induction
  • You will have a named PH Contact
  • We will provide you with an honest reference regardless of how long you are with us.
  • We can promise a safe environment without discrimination and a supportive space to be in.

All volunteers will be required to complete an application form (below), attend an online induction and supply ID and proof address checks (online)


Volunteer Application
If you are under the age of 18 we require permission from your parent or guardian prior to you volunteering

More about you

Which days are you available to volunteer? *
Are you a Poplar HARCA Resident?
Have you lived in the UK for more than 10 years? *
Can we add you to our mailing list for other one-off volunteering opportunities? *
Would you like to recieve our monthly newsletter? Keep up to date with free training, job opportunities, Poplar HARCA updates and much more? *
If you are currently unemployed, would you like to recieve support from our Employment & Training team? *

Who should we contact in an emergency?


Please provide contact details of two referees who are both willing to provide a character reference. This will involve answering questions on a range of topics from your strengths to areas for development and your time management. Unfortunately we cannot accept references from family or friends. If possible, at least one referee should know you from work, education or volunteering. There are lots of people suitable to provide references, if you are struggling to think of anyone suitable please get in touch and we can discuss your options.
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