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Volunteering Opportunities

If you are looking for sport and physical activity volunteering and leadership opportunities then take a look at the listings below. You can also get in touch with Voluntary Action LeicesterShire, who have additional opportunities available and experienced staff that can help and advise you.

Volunteering opportunities for posts in sport, physical activity, health and recreation can be added to the Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) website. To submit an opportunity, you will first need to register register and log in and then click Add Opportunity. You should then complete the online form. All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live.

If you incur any problems or require alterations to be made to an opportunity please Contact Us.

LRS excludes all responsibility for the volunteering opportunities placed by 3rd party organisations.

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Triathlon

Director - England Talent Portfolio

Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2016 - Fri, 13 Jan 2017

Triathlon England seeks to further balance the board by recruiting an Independent Non-Executive Director, with a specific portfolio for England Talent Pathway. This voluntary role is for an initial four-year term, and are now inviting applications.

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2017 National School Games

Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - Sun, 03 Sep 2017

Venue: Loughborough University

Application Deadline: 12:00pm - Fri 12th May, 2017

The National School Games will be coming back to Loughborough for 2017! Register as a volunteer to support the Games.

Distance: 0.7 miles

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Rugby Union

Spirit of Rugby Loughborough

Date: Ongoing

We are a project based in Loughborough, looking to engage 16-25 year olds in our four key strands: coaching, volunteering, spectating and playing. We have a database of voluntary opportunities with a range to suit your interests; as well as ongoing events where we need volunteers.

Unique to our project, you will be mentored through your coaching or volunteering pathway; ensuring your development is a priority.

Distance: 0.7 miles

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Session Supervisor

Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 - Fri, 31 Mar 2017

Venue: Hind Leys College

Shepshed Dolphins Swimming Group are looking for volunteers.

Distance: 1.8 miles

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Boccia & New Age Kurling asssistant leader

Date: Ongoing

Venue: West Park Leisure Centre

The Erewash Boccia and new Age Kurling group are looking for someone to help run their sessions. The volunteer will work alongside an experienced leader to help run the games.

Distance: 9.5 miles

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Cycling

Leicester Wheels for All Session Volunteer

Date: Ongoing

Leicester Wheels for All is an all inclusive cycling club in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Distance: 9.6 miles

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Project Development & Marketing

Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 - Thu, 20 Apr 2017

Choice International & Peepul Centre are working in partnership to promote inclusive sports in Leicester.

Distance: 9.6 miles

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Race Marshals

Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2017 - Sun, 19 Mar 2017

Venue: Braunstone Park

The Stroke Association are holding fun runs and looking for marshals on Sundays.

Distance: 9.7 miles

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Walking

Walk Leaders

Date: Ongoing

Venue: Chilwell Olympia Sports Centre

Walk leaders and back markers needed for Broxtowe Walk and Talk

Distance: 10.3 miles

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Various Session Leaders

Date: Ongoing

Venue: various in Broxtowe

Got some time to spare and enjoy sport?

Distance: 10.3 miles

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Swimming

Swim School Volunteers

Date: Ongoing

Venue: Broxtowe Swim School

Come and spare a few hours helping children learn how to swim!

Distance: 10.3 miles

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Cricket

Assistant Cricket Coach

Date: Ongoing

Venue: Spindles Health & Leisure (warwickshire)

To Lead And Support Coaching In Schools And At Cricket Clubs

Distance: 11.2 miles

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Tennis

Twitter Champion

Date: Ongoing

Venue: Home based

Are you an avid Tweeter and tennis fan? Could you manage our Twitter page day to day?

Distance: 12.2 miles

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Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon Events 2017

Date: Ongoing

Sweatshop Events are looking for volunteers to assist on this year's Ikano Bank Robin Hood Nottingham Marathon Events on Sunday 24th September. It is an ideal opportunity to be part of a major UK Half & Full Marathon and have fun as part of a fantastic team.

Distance: 12.9 miles

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Swim helpers/coaches/teachers

Date: Ongoing

Portland Swimming Club is looking enthusiastic helpers/teachers/coaches to help out on poolside and lead lanes. We are looking for people who are enthusiastic about swimming and looking to get more involved with the sport. Performance swimming background is desired although not necessary as the club is willing to pay for courses of those individuals who show commitment to the club.

Distance: 13.1 miles

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Assistant Scout Leaders

Date: Ongoing

If you have time spare on a Monday evening, apply for the Scouts!

Distance: 13.7 miles

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Market Square Try Tennis day volunteers

Date: Sat, 20 May 2017 10:00

Application Deadline: 5:00pm - Fri 19th May, 2017

BRILLIANT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR FREE TRY TENNIS EVENT IN THE NOTTINGHAM MARKET SQUARE IN MAY - SATURDAY 20TH MAY - 10-4PM

Distance: 13.8 miles

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Events Promoter

Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:30

Venue: St Marks Community Centre, Cornwall Road, Derby.

We run Wrestling Shows around Derby to provide opportunity, for local people to perform on and to raise income to help fund our community centre. We need a person or a group of people to help us to promote these events professionally to raise both income and interest from the shows and to ensure that they are financially sustainable.

Distance: 14.3 miles

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Basketball assistant coach

Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 - Fri, 12 Jan 2018

Application Deadline: 11:59pm - Wed 31st May, 2017

DOSportUK has an opportunity for a new basketball assistant coach working with the Chesterfield Sabres learning disability basketball group.

Distance: 20.9 miles

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Bluebell Walk Event Volunteer

Date: Fri, 07 Apr 2017 - Fri, 14 Apr 2017

Help to marshal and encourage walkers on their fight against Bowel Disease.

Distance: 26.6 miles

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    Harborough District Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    Leicester City Council
    Melton Borough Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
    County Sport Network
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Blaby District Council
    Loughborough University
    Age UK L&R
    Sport England
    Safeguarding
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Charnwood Borough Council
    East Midlands Platform
    QUEST

Partners

  • Leicestershire County Council
    Leicester City Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Loughborough University
  • Equality Standard
    Harborough District Council
  • County Sport Network
    British Heart Foundation
  • Sport England
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Blaby District Council
    Age UK L&R
  • Safeguarding
    Rutland County Council
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Melton Borough Council
  • East Midlands Platform
    QUEST
  • Charnwood Borough Council