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Workforce Opportunities

For sport and physical activity volunteering, leadership and coaching 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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Volunteer Celebration Event

Ongoing

1.5 miles

To mark Volunteers' Week 2019, Voluntary Action LeicesterShire are hosting a Volunteer Breakfast Celebration Event.

Assistant Scout Leaders

Ongoing

3.9 miles

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

Gardening

Ongoing

Charnwood College

10.2 miles

Opportunity to dig over borders, trim bushes and maintain plants.

Additional Volunteer Sports Presenters for Hermitage FM

Ongoing

11.8 miles

Your local radio station is on the lookout for fresh sports presenters.

Weekly Session Volunteers

Ongoing

Catmose Sports Centre

17 miles

We are looking for people to help during our weekly skaters club sessions.

Volunteer Gardener

Ongoing

17.5 miles

Do you enjoy gardening? Like to help your community?
Interested in sharing skills, growing and eating? Then why not apply!

Running Event Marshal

Sun, 08 Sep 2019 (09:00 - 14:00)

5:00pm - Sun 1st September, 2019

18.1 miles

Desborough & Rothwell Running Club are looking for marshals to help out at the Two Counties Half-Marathon and Relay.

Boccia & New Age Kurling asssistant leader

Ongoing

West Park Leisure Centre

19.2 miles

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.

Walk Leaders

Ongoing

19.5 miles

Walk leaders and back markers needed for Broxtowe Walk and Talk

Various Session Leaders

Ongoing

19.5 miles

Got some time to spare and enjoy sport?

Swim School Volunteers

Ongoing

19.5 miles

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

Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon Events 2017

Ongoing

20.9 miles

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.

Swim helpers/coaches/teachers

Ongoing

21 miles

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.

Volunteer Boccia Time Keepers

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 - Fri, 12 Jul 2019

4:00pm - Fri 12th July, 2019

21 miles

We are looking for volunteer Boccia time keepers to support our event. The role of Boccia time keeper may be new to you – it is essentially using an iPad on court to score and time the boccia matches – no previous experience or knowledge of boccia is required – full training is provided.
Contact Name
Natalie Braisby
Contact Telephone
0115 967845
Contact Email
nbraisby@bocciaengland.org.uk
Organisation
Boccia England

Volunteer Boccia Time Keepers

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 (08:45 - 18:00)

David Ross Sports Village

3:00pm - Fri 12th July, 2019

21 miles

We are looking for volunteer Boccia time keepers to support our event. The role of Boccia time keeper may be new to you – it is essentially using an iPad on court to score and time the boccia matches – no previous experience or knowledge of boccia is required – full training is provided.
Contact Name
Natalie Braisby
Contact Telephone
0115 967845
Contact Email
nbraisby@bocciaengland.org.uk
Organisation
Boccia England

Events & Activities Volunteers

Ongoing

21.7 miles

What do we require?
We are seeking individuals who share our vision of providing high-quality physical activity experiences for all young people, who can assist our core team in the delivery of a variety of sport and physical activity events and activities. Available tasks include:
- Event organisation
- Refereeing & officiating
- Coaching & team management
- Additional roles and experiences as agreed

Health Walk Leader

Ongoing

22.3 miles

Best Foot Forward is accredited by Walking for Health. We are looking for friendly volunteers, keen to promote the benefits of walking, who can lead and support our short walks programme. Walks are between 45 - 90 minutes . We offer 8 walks/week and 1 longer monthly walk. If you would like to support a regular weekly walk or just volunteer once/month and on relief please get in touch.

Basketball assistant coach - Derby Warriors

Ongoing

22.9 miles

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

The group has been established recently and we are looking to add to our current team of volunteers. We have a session every Monday 6.00pm-7.00pm at West Park School.

HAWKS FC - VOLUNTEER COACHES

Ongoing

23.7 miles

We are looking for some new volunteer coaches to help with our 2019 Plans as we are increasing the number of ages groups at our club.

If you are keen to help we are looking for support in our younger age teams or new girls section.

We are happy to support young coaches , female coaches or those making a start of the coaching ladder.

Our club is great place and totally focussed on child development. We are based in Kettering.

Kettering Rugby Football Club - Volunteer Coordinator

Ongoing

Kettering Rugby Football Club Limited

24.5 miles

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to gain experience in Leadership and People Management. The role would be flexible depending on the needs of the volunteers within the Club. If you’re interested in support mentoring, and helping others gain confidence, this role will give you that experiences within a well-established Sports Club setting.

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided by third-parties and accepts no liability relating to any information contained on the site. If any contact details have been provided, It is recommended that you contact them directly.

Partners

  • Blaby LSA
    Melton LSA
    Sport England
    Active Rutland
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Charnwood LSA
    O&W LSA
    Active Partnerships
    Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
  • Active Leicester
    NWL LSA
    H&B LSA
    Harborough LSA

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    H&B LSA
  • Active Leicester
    NWL LSA
  • O&W LSA
    Blaby LSA
  • Harborough LSA
    Safeguarding
  • Sport England
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Active Rutland
    Charnwood LSA
  • Melton LSA
    Active Partnerships