Jobs and Volunteering

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The Rugby Football League - Independent Non-Executive Director

LocationAll Rugby League companies will be based at the Etihad Campus, Manchester in June 2022 (the new home of the Sport). The Etihad will be an accessible venue, but we would be pleased to discuss any specific accessibility needs on a one-to-one basis.
Hours of Workcirca 25 days per year plus attendance at some matches and key events.
Salary & Benefits£19,000 per annum plus expenses. An additional fee will accrue in the event that the Candidate is also appointed as Chair of a Board Sub Committee.
Closing Date20 Jun
The Rugby Football League (RFL) is the governing body for the Sport of Rugby League in the United Kingdom. We believe that Rugby League is more than a sport. It is a cultural identity, a passion, a way of life, and a practical force for good in communities. Its history is one of determination to...

Rugby League - Commerical Chair

LocationRL Commercial will be based at the Etihad Campus, Manchester in June 2022 (the new home of the Sport). The Etihad will be an accessible venue, but we would be pleased to discuss any specific accessibility needs on a one-to-one basis
Hours of WorkA flexible commitment of circa 4 days per month plus match attendance as required and other key meetings and event
Salary & Benefitscirca £30,000 plus expenses.
Closing Date13 Jun
The governance of Rugby League is currently being transformed. This involves the formation of a unique new joint venture company, RL Commercial, and the assignment of all commercial rights in the Sport to that Company. This includes the rights previously held by the RFL (including the Challenge Cup...

Active Together - Children & Young People Development Officer (Sport & Physical Activity)

LocationLoughborough, LE11 3QF
Hours of WorkFull Time
Salary & Benefits£29,208 - £32,808
Closing Date05 Jun
Active Together (formerly Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport) are seeking to recruit a Children & Young People Development Officer (Sport & Physical Activity) to lead on the development and delivery of a range of sport and physical activity programmes, to motivate children and young people...

Harlequin Football Club - Academy – Athletic Performance Coach Volunteers

Location
Hours of Work1-2 evenings per week delivery of both gym & pitch-based sessions (more hours available upon request)
Salary & BenefitsUnpaid
Closing Date23 May
The Volunteer Programme in brief: • The primary area of exposure will be within our Development Player Programme (u15 – u16), facilitating the development of our young athletes. • Coaching & developing the programme throughout the course of the season. • Assistance...

Great British Racing International - Client Relations Manager

LocationLondon - Hybrid Working available
Hours of WorkMaternity cover, part time for 12 months
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date22 Jun
Great British Racing International (GBRI) are looking for a Client Relations Manager to join their small and vibrant team for a year's maternity cover. GBRI was set up to maintain and grow international interest and investment in British horseracing. As the gateway to this pursuit, GBRI's...

London Marathon Events - Events CAD Technician

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Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date30 Jun
Role Summary As the Event CAD Technician you will play an important role in the success of LME's portfolio of events by producing all of the CAD drawings required to support the Operations department across our events. The role will also provide the opportunity to delve into Event Production...

London Marathon Events- Senior Data Analyst

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Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date30 Jun
The role: To support the transition of London Marathon Events Ltd to be a data-driven organisation. You will have the hands-on responsibility of helping our business colleagues make better use of data for decision support and operations to drive customer interactions. You will develop, improve...

London Marathon Events - Senior Data Engineer

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date30 Jun
The role: To own the implementation of data products (including Data Warehouses, Data Models, Automation Flows and APIs) using Azure to connect operational systems and produce data for analytics and business intelligence (BI) systems (PowerBI). You will be reporting into the Head of Data...

London Marathon Events - Senior Procurement Manager

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Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date30 Jun
Responsible for the procurement function at LME, you will be an integral role of driving the area forwardensuring the whole business is negotiation savvy, focuses on value-for-money, using innovation to support improvements and ensuring sustainability is at the heart of all our actions. You will...

British Horseracing Authority - Director of Communications & Corporate Affairs

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) is the governing and regulatory body for horseracing in Great Britain. It is the BHA's role to act for and on behalf of the whole sport, with a key objective being to ensure the highest standards apply on and away from the racecourse. The BHA is looking to...

Rounders England - Independent Non-Executive Director - Treasurer

Location
Hours of WorkAn average of one day per month, plus board meetings
Salary & BenefitsVolunteer (expenses paid)
Closing Date27 May
The Role Rounders England has a board of up to 10 members led by the Chair. The Board has overall responsibility for the performance of Rounders England and concerns itself with leading the organisation focusing on strategy, governance, finance and oversight of delivery. Directors must be...

Rounders England - Independent Non-Executive Director

Location
Hours of WorkAn average of one day per month, plus board meetings
Salary & BenefitsVolunteer (expenses paid)
Closing Date27 May
The Role Rounders England has a board of up to 10 members led by the Chair. The Board has overall responsibility for the performance of Rounders England and concerns itself with leading the organisation focusing on strategy, governance, finance and oversight of delivery. Directors must be...

RFU - Procurement and Supply Chain Operations Lead

Location
Hours of WorkFull Time
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
The Procurement and Supply Chain function leads Procurement activity and process design for the business and drives efficiency through supply of print, kit and promotional material to the business both purchased and supplied ex-commercial partners. The Procurement and Supply Chain Operations...

RFU - Business Development Manager

Location HQ Rugby House Twickenham Stadium200 Whitton Road TWICKENHAM TW2 7BA
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefitscirca £35k + bonus and benefits
Closing Date07 Jun
Job Purpose: A pro-active often field-based sales role focused on driving non matchday (C&E) business into Twickenham Stadium, by nurturing and growing revenue from existing key accounts and sourcing and attracting new business opportunities. Identifying, managing and penetrating accounts...

RFU - Academy Physio

Location
Hours of WorkFull Time
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date31 May
Role Description An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Yorkshire Rugby Academy on a part time basis. We are seeking a Secondary Physiotherapist to support our Head Physiotherapist. Reporting to the Yorkshire Rugby Academy Programme Lead, the successful candidate will be responsible...

RFU - Communications and Public Affairs Team Assistant

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
Nature and Scope: As Team Assistant you will be responsible for providing an effective and efficient administration service across the Communications and Public Affairs teams. To be an ambassador for the department and the RFU at all times, contributing to its aims and promoting these...

RFU - IT/Technology Service Operations Manager

LocationTwickenham
Hours of WorkFull Time
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
Nature and Scope: The IT / Technology Service Operations Manager leads a service orientated, customer focused and process driven team to oversee Technology across the RFU to provide and enable the delivery of a high quality service to end users.  The IT / Technology Service...

RAF Central Fund - Trustee

LocationThe Board meets three times each year, normally in London or at one of the Funds properties in Uxbridge or Marlow from 1.00 pm until 4.00 pm. Virtual attendance is also possible when circumstances necessitate.
Hours of WorkThe Board meets three times each year, normally in London or at one of the Funds properties in Uxbridge or Marlow from 1.00 pm until 4.00 pm. Virtual attendance is also possible when circumstances necessitate.
Salary & BenefitsThe role is voluntary however expenses will be paid in accordance with the RAF Central Funds expense policy
Closing Date10 Jun
As a charity dedicated to safeguarding the health and wellbeing of serving personnel through the funding of sport and physical activities, the RAF Central Fund is seeking independent Trustees for its Board. These non-executive positions will oversee the strategic direction and growth of the charity...

RFU - Communications Manager (Pathway and Players)

LocationTwickenham
Hours of WorkFull-time
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date31 May
Nature and Scope: • Reporting into the Head of News and Corporate Communications and working closely with a wide variety of stakeholders to manage components of the RFU's reputation through all available communications channels • To help deliver and maximise key communications...

Archery GB - Paralympic Programme Manager

LocationArchery GB, Lilleshall National Sports Centre and Home Based
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date09 Jun
Job Purpose To lead the day-to-day operations, management and performance of the Paralympic World Class Programme and help drive the alignment of the Performance Archery Programme. Key Objectives • To support the development of the performance planning, processes and systems that...

EMD UK - Project Manager (maternity cover)

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits£25,000-£35,000 per annum (depending on skills and experience).
Closing Date03 Jun
We are looking for an experienced and dynamic project manager to join our friendly team. The ideal candidate will have experience managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders. You will be highly organised, professional and demonstrate excellent communication skills. Knowledge of the fitness...

Brentford FC - Casual Training Ground Steward

LocationBrentford FC Training Ground
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date05 Jun
The Role of the Training Ground Steward The successful candidates will be an effective communicator with a proven record of working in a customer service environment and will form part of the Training Ground Safety & Security team. Main Accountabilities · Staff the entrance...

Rackets Cubed - PART-TIME AREA PROGRAMME MANAGER – BIRMINGHAM & THE MIDLANDS

LocationHome based with travel within the Midlands
Hours of Work2 days per week (16 hours)
Salary & Benefits£15 per hour Reasonable expenses paid 20 days holiday per year (plus Public Holidays) pro rata
Closing Date06 Jun
About us Rackets Cubed was formed as a charity in 2016. Its purpose is to help primary age children from disadvantaged backgrounds by introducing them to a racket sport, providing additional tuition in a STEM subject, and then giving them a nutritious meal, all in an aspirational setting. We...

Sporting Equals - Marketing & Communications Officer

LocationHybrid model - mainly remote with typically one day a week at our Head Office at Coventry University Technology Park (some national travel will be required)
Hours of WorkFull Time – 40 hours per week (Note this post may require contact and travel at evenings and weekends from time to time)
Salary & BenefitsSALARY: c £25,000 per annum (depending on experience) BENEFITS: 25 days annual leave + 8 public holidays (pro rata) Contributory pension scheme Employee Assistance Programme
Closing Date31 May
JOB TITLE: Marketing & Communications Officer  LOCATION: Hybrid model - mainly remote with typically one day a week  at our Head Office at Coventry University Technology Park  (some national travel will be required) RESPONSIBLE TO: Marketing and Communications Man...

Rounders England - Director of Marketing & Communications

LocationHome working
Hours of Work37 hours
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
Principal Accountabilities DEVELOP * an ambitious, comprehensive annual Marketing & Communications plan based on the Rounders: Reconnected implementation plan to drive our engagement, connection and profile. * relationships with key and relevant external partners, media outlets...

Brentford FC - Partnership Account Manager

Location27 Great West Road
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits£27k-£30k
Closing Date22 May
The Role of the Partnership Account Manager Brentford FC is experiencing ever increasing growth with Club Partnerships which is set to continue with the club's Premier League status. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, creative, resourceful, team player to join our dynamic...

Harlequins FC - Women’s Athletic Performance Coach (WAPC)

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits£26 – 28k
Closing Date29 May
The role in brief: In collaboration with the Rugby Coaching Team & Performance Team, the WAPC will be responsible for the planning, programming and delivery of an industry leading Strength and Conditioning programme for Harlequins FC Women's squad, in line with the overall macrocycle of...

Welsh Gymnastics - NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Location
Hours of WorkThe time commitment will be 4 meetings a year (1 day in duration) plus some extra days on an annual basis subject to attendance at events and other Board commitments.
Salary & BenefitsThe post is not remunerated but reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed.
Closing Date30 May
The role of the Non-Executive Director is to strategically lead the organisation in its decision making, supporting our collective desire to see the sport grow and thrive, providing positive experiences for all involved. We are, at present, looking for a Non-Executive Director to join our Board...

Wales Golf - Championship Manager

LocationIdeally based at Wales Golf Head Office
Hours of WorkAverage 35 hrs per week. The post holder will be required to work additional hours at peak times during the year to meet the needs of Wales Golf.
Salary & Benefits£30,000 - £36,000
Closing Date10 Jun
We are the national governing body for amateur golf. Our vision is to make 'Golf Everyone's game, anywhere. We aim to create an environment in Wales where golf is safe and accessible for everyone to play and enjoy. Our values are to be real, innovative, people-centred and operate with exce...

Active Essex - Chair

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date05 Jun
Active Essex is the driving force in our county to increase levels of physical activity and sport, working to hardwire this into the systems around us, creating significant change in our attitudes and behaviours, and making regular activity part of our daily lives. Everyone benefits from being...

Sports Leaders - Development Executive

LocationLocation: Home based with some travel to other locations as and when required
Hours of WorkHours: 36 hours per week
Salary & BenefitsSalary: £21,000 per annum
Closing Date23 May
Role Summary We are looking for a motivated and proactive individual to join us as a Development Executive. You will play a significant role within the Business Development Team to provide both internal and external support. Role Purpose 1. To support the Development Team to meet...

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust - Casual Hours Gymnastics & Dance Coach

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date30 Sep
Main Purpose of Job: To provide Pre-school Gymnastics, Curriculum Gymnastics & Dance (PE) and extra-curricular gymnastic & dance sessions to children and young people. The post holder needs to be flexible and may work irregular hours (e.g. evenings) given the nature of the role...

British Canoeing - Marketing Manager

LocationHolme Pierrepont
Hours of Work Full time, 37 hours per week.
Salary & Benefits£36,000 - £40,000
Closing Date29 May
The Role We are looking for an experienced marketing professional who will support the organisation in the development of marketing activity and plans to grow reach, engagement and income across identified key products and services.  In this exciting role, your key focus will be leading...

RFU - Club Governance & Transformation Project Manager (FTC)

LocationHybrid - Twickenham / Home
Hours of WorkFull - time
Salary & Benefits£50-54,000
Closing Date24 May
Nature and Scope: As part of the Government's (Sport England) Sport Survival Package, the RFU has recently been successful in securing a grant of £2.441m to deliver a programme of Governance and Business Transformation support to professional and semi-professional rugby clubs in...

RFU - IT Service Desk Analyst

LocationHQ Rugby House Twickenham Stadium200 Whitton Road TWICKENHAM TW2 7BA
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date24 May
Nature and Scope: We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our IT Service Operations Team. You will be working as an IT Service Desk Analyst, responsible for delivering a high-quality customer service to users with a variety of issues, questions and requests. The...

RFU - National Youth Council Member (Volunteer Role)

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date23 May
What is the NYC? • The RFU National Youth Council (NYC) is a group of 18 – 24 year olds from across the country, who act as a consultative body for the RFU at a national level. Involved in all aspects of the game, they provide youth perspective and help shape the development of the...

Together Active - Chief Executive

Locationhybrid working model, with staff working a minimum of two days per week from our Stoke-on-Trent office.
Hours of WorkPermanent and full time
Salary & Benefits£60,000.
Closing Date05 Jun
Do you believe in the life-changing benefits of physical activity and sport? Are you an inspirational leader who can drive our charity forward? Together Active is a charity working across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent. We exist to create active places and healthy lives through physical...

Sport and Recreation Alliance - Non-Executive (Appointed) Director (2)

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date24 May
Role Description Skills and Experience This year, we are looking for Directors who have skills and experience in at least one of the following areas: · Legal A Director with a legal background is very helpful to the Board. Although not a replacement for formal legal advice it...

British Canoeing - Canoe Foundation & Marketing Lead

LocationHolme Pierrepont
Hours of Work22.5 hours over three days
Salary & Benefits£32,000 - £36,000 pro rata, depending on experience
Closing Date31 May
The Role We know access to blue space enriches our lives. We are committed to helping create great places to paddle and protecting our precious waterway environment. Join us in the new position of Canoe Foundation Fundraising & Marketing Lead, and be a part of an exciting new initiative...

Cerebral Palsy Sport - Chief Executive Officer

LocationHome based, with some UK-wide travel
Hours of WorkFull time, permanent
Salary & BenefitsUp to £55,000
Closing Date23 May
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has overall responsibility for leading all strategic and operational aspects of CP Sport. They will work closely with the Board of Trustees and provide strong leadership to the CP Sport team. Key duties and responsibilities: Leadership Lead, support...

Sporting Equals - Head of Programmes

LocationHybrid model - mainly Remote typically one day a week at Head Office Coventry University Technology Park (national travel will be required)
Hours of WorkFull-time (40 hours per week) Fixed term contract until 31 March 2024 (with the possibility of extension)
Salary & Benefits£40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + 8 public holidays (pro rata) Contributory pension scheme Employee Assistance Programme
Closing Date25 May
We are seeking a Head of Programmes to manage a portfolio of large and small projects, working with the regional team to co-ordinate actions and activities to agreed deadlines. Producing project status reports and managing stakeholder relationships. The role will involve strong...

Sporting Equals - Development and Partnerships Manager

LocationMainly remote and typically one day a week at Sporting Equals Head Office, Coventry University Technology Park (Hybrid model)
Hours of WorkFull Time - 40 Hours per week
Salary & Benefitsc. £34,000 per annum (dependent on experience) Benefits include 25 days annual leave + 8 public holidays (pro rata), a contributory pension scheme and employee welfare schemes.
Closing Date25 May
Development and Partnerships Manager Location: Mainly remote and typically one day a week at Sporting Equals Head Office, Coventry University Technology Park (Hybrid model) Fixed term contract until 31 March 2024  (with possible extension) Salary c £34,000 plus Benefits We...

Active Sussex - Independent Trustee (voluntary 4 positions available including the role of Chair)

LocationSussex
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date23 May
With several trustee terms coming to an end, we are now looking for new people to join the Board and support the Trust on its journey to set a new ambitious and innovative strategy from 2023. We are seeking to recruit four (voluntary) Independent Trustees, including the role of Chairperson...

RFU - Procurement Manager

LocationHQ Rugby House Twickenham Stadium200 Whitton Road TWICKENHAM TW2 7BA
Hours of WorkFull-time
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date27 May
Procurement Manager The Procurement and Supply Chain function leads Procurement activity and process design for the business and drives efficiency through supply of print, kit and promotional material to the business both purchased and supplied ex-commercial partners. The Procurement Manager...

British Wrestling - Legacy Project Officer

Location
Hours of Work
Salary & Benefits
Closing Date22 May
British Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the UK, is seeking to appoint a Legacy Project Officer to deliver its legacy ambitions for the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games. This is an exciting opportunity to join the national governing body for the Olympic and Commonwealth...