Whatever your skills and no matter how much time you can commit, there is a volunteering role for you to give back to the sport and make badminton happen
There are lots of reasons why you might want to get involved in badminton volunteering - as well as giving something back to your sport, volunteering increases confidence and self esteem, enables you to meet new people and make friends, helps improve your organisation and teamworking skills, enhances your CV, gives you invaluable experience in different roles, helps develop transferable skills and provides new challenges.
Simple really, just register and then find someone who needs your help. Whatever your skills and no matter how much time you can commit, there is a volunteering role for you to give back to the sport and make badminton happen
If you are in dire need of an army of volunteers yourself locally, don't fret! We are here for you as well. Just enter some details on the database and we will help you search for someone to help.
Initial training course for those interested in becoming a line judge. Course cost £10..
The Court Maintenance Team Leader engages and leads a large group of court moppers, training them so they can complete their on-court role in a professional, efficient and safe manner. As a Team Leader, we would ask you to: Attend pre-event and on-site event meetings, including the Volunteer Orientation; Complete recruitment & safeguarding training and other role-specific training where …..
Court Maintenance Team Members play a crucial role on the Field of Play, following instructions from the Umpire to make sure the playing surface is clean and safe. Team Leader: Court Maintenance Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Court Maintenance As a Court Maintenance Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Follow instructions provided to you by the Court Maintenance Team Leader …..
Hospitality Team Members are the friendly faces who welcome distinguished guests to the Championships. They look after the VIPs and ensure they both enjoy and make the most of their time at the Championships. Team Leader: Hospitality Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Hospitality Team: Field of Play Entrance Team As an Hospitality Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Meet and …..
Match Control Team Members help coordinate the tournament software, liaise with the umpire and announcers, display matches/scores for spectators and provide information for other key workers to help with their roles. Team Leader: Event Operations Manager Team: Event Operations As a Match Control Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Check the scoring system is functioning …..
Shuttle Control Team Members help to maintain a safe and clean playing environment for badminton athletes through the competition by collecting and replacing shuttles before and after each match. Team Leader: Shuttle Control Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Shuttle Control Entrance Team As a Shuttle Control Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Work as a team to ensure the courts …..
Fan Engagement Team Members facilitate a range of concourse activations and engage with spectators visiting the championships. Team Leader: Concourse Team Leader / Event Support (TBC) Team: Fan Engagement As a Fan Engagement Team Member, we may reasonably expect: - Meet and greet large numbers of spectators and enhance their experience by welcoming all and facilitating activities - …..
Media Centre Team Members support the attending accredited media, TV production crews and event photographers by manning the media centre throughout the Championships, responding to requests for interviews/ information and access as well as ensuring their comfort and wellbeing. Some content generation may also be requested. Team Leader: Media Centre Manager Team: Media As a Media Team …..
As first point of contact for players coming off court, Mixed Zone Team members provide crucial support to accredited media by ensuring the efficient operation of the Championships mixed zone (where players are interviewed by the world’s media as they exit the Field of Play after every match). Team Leader: Mixed Zone Manager (Volunteer) / Media Centre Manager Team: Media As a Media Team …..
The Field of Play Entrance team liaises with Sports Presentation to send the athletes, technical officials and court maintenance volunteers onto the field of play at the correct time and order. Team Leader: Field of Play Entrance Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Field of Play Entrance Team As a Field of Play Entrance Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Liaise with the Field of …..
Steward Team Members share information and direct volunteers, players and officials to appropriate areas based on their accreditation. Team Leader: Steward Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Stewards As a Steward Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Check accreditation and redirect access where appropriate - Communicate information in a friendly, calm and professional manner - …..
Volunteer Services Team Members are the first point of call for all volunteers. They distribute resources, support the volunteers and help facilitate the best possible volunteer experience. Team Leader: Volunteer Manager Team: Volunteer Services As a Volunteer Services Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Be a friendly face and welcome all volunteers to the event! - Complete …..
Accreditation Team Members present the friendly face of the tournament at the point of arrival of teams, volunteers, officials and VIPs, welcoming all to the event and handing out accreditation. Team Leader: Accreditation Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Accreditation As an Accreditation Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Meet and greet large numbers of individuals on-site …..
Player Services Team Members present the friendly face to athletes and team officials in the Player Services area. They will maintain the facilities and help to co-ordinate the practice and final warm up rotas. Team Leader: Player Services Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Player Services Team As a Player Services Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Help maintain the Player …..
Field of Play (FOP) Team Members support the set up, maintenance, changeover and breakdown of the Field of Play, including the final warm-up court. Team Leader: Field of Play Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Field of Play As a Field of Play Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Support the set up of the FOP and final warm-up courts; - Complete requests and tasks from the FOP …..
Event Operations Team Members help with the Field of Play set up, changeover and breakdown and maintain specific areas at the event. Team Leader: Event Operations Manager Team: Event Support As an Event Operations Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Support the set up and breakdown of the Field of Play and warm-up courts - Coordinate the supply of water, refreshments and …..
Team Liaison Officers are the main point of contact for teams and individual players during their stay at the Event. They are vital in presenting the friendly face of the tournament from the point of arrival of teams and to act as the intermediary contact between teams and tournament organisers. Team Leader: Team Liaison & Information Team Member (Volunteer) Team: Team Liaison & …..
Transport Team Members meet and greet key client groups and transport them to pre-determined destinations. Team Leader: Transport Team Leader (Volunteer) Team: Transport As a Transport Team Member, we may reasonably expect you to: - Follow guidance from the Transport Team Leader regarding access, parking, approved and allocated vehicles - Meet and greet visitors and drive them to …..
The County Welfare Officer supports Club Welfare Officers and acts to promote effective safeguarding within Essex badminton. This is an important role and provides an opportunity to promote badminton in Essex and to work with a friendly and supportive committee. A DBS check and some training with be required which ECBA will fund. For full role details please see the BADMINTON England template …..
To run the training session for our athletes, all at varying levels. An understanding on badminton and its competition rules would be essential. This would be a rewarding role to see our athletes progress and win medals at competitions...