Volunteering

Volunteering in sport isn't just about being a coach or an official - it can involve helping out at an event, organising a lunchtime running group, 5-a-side football league or even rounders in the park! Or perhaps use your IT, marketing, administration, fundraising and management skills to support clubs or just get involved to help and have fun. Volunteering in sport is a great way to:

Individual Benefits

  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Give something back to the community and make a difference
  • Gain experience, confidence and develop new skills
  • Enhance your CV
  • Volunteering may even lead to possible employment opportunities
  • Build your confidence and self esteem
  • Improve your physical and mental wellbeing

Community Benefits

  • Improve morale by bringing the community together socially
  • Supporting people in communities that are in need
  • Make a difference to other people's lives

Organisation Benefits

  • Continued support in delivering to the local community
  • Fresh ways to deliver new services

If you are looking for sports volunteering and leadership opportunities then use the links below. Alternatively you can get in touch with Voluntary Action LeicesterShire, who have experienced staff that can help and advise you.

For more information please contact:

Luke Green

Luke Green

Workforce Development Officer

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

Telephone
01509 564863

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Blaby LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    Safeguarding
    Active Partnerships
  • Sport England
    Melton LSA
    NWL LSA
    Active Oadby and Wigston
    Active Rutland
  • Harborough LSA
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
    Leicestershire County Council
    Active Leicester

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Harborough LSA
  • Melton LSA
    Blaby LSA
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Charnwood LSA
  • Active Partnerships
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Equality Standard
    Active Rutland
  • NWL LSA
    Active Leicester