17 Claremont Bradford West Yorkshire BD7 1BG

Volunteer Sports Activities Coordinator

help us to plan the best sports for young people
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About this role

Brief description of what you’ll be doing

We are looking for a Volunteer who can take a leading role in the development and delivery of ACAP’s  sporting participation programme. You will assist others to deliver a number of different sports that encourage young people to take part, stay active and healthy.

Role Description

Do you have a passion for video and film making? In this role you will be working as part of a small team. Your time will be spent filming, taking photographs and editing. You need to be organised, creative and show initiative. You need to work with minimal direction and be comfortable taking the creative lead.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the successful design and delivery of youth-led sports activities and events that meet young people’s needs and that have a positive impact on the participation levels of those involved.
  • Identification, effective engagement and ongoing relationship building with our project partners including community groups, Bradford Council and Bradford university staff/departments.
  • Assist with the recruitment, induction, training, and facilitation of volunteers who are interested in working on our sports programmes.
  • To support the effective promotion and marketing of these activities.
  • Attend regular support and supervision sessions.
  • To comply with ACAPs Health and Safety and Child Protection Policies and Guidelines.

Qualifications and training required

  • There are no set qualifications required for this position as all training will be organised. Any qualifications that you do have in this field would be very much welcomed. Experience of setting up sports activities in the past would also be a distinct advantage for this role.

Key Skills / What we are looking for

  • Enthusiastic and passionate about sport
  • Ability to effectively promote ACAP sports programmes
  • Good people skills
  • Willing to work as part of a team
  • Good organisational skills
  • Commitment to the role

Please note there is a complete pre-screening process for this role (application, interview, references, DBS check etc) and a comprehensive training programme you must attend (including safeguarding training) before starting in this role.

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Volunteer Benefits

Give Something Back

Feel satisfied that you are helping the next generation to succeed in life. Give back and feel great about it.

Be Part of a Team

Enjoy the experience of volunteering as part of a friendly team and meeting new people.

Learn New Skills

Develop your core skills by taking part in activities designed to strengthen them. Learn new skills too.

Access to Training

Get access to training to develop your skills and expand your knowledge. This will add to your CV.

Be Part of the Community

Overcome the sense of detatchment and become an integral member of the community.

Expenses Reimbursed

Reasonable travel and out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed in accordance with our expenses policy.

Join Us

Interested? Click to apply now or contact us to setup an interview

Click apply now and fill out the basic application form. Someone from the team will get back to you to arrange an interview. You can call us on 01274 720254 stating which volunteering role you are interested in and we will take it from there.

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