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YAE2019 Court Maintenance Team Leader

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 required;
Lead a team of volunteers, including liaising with Badminton England staff to support recruitment, rostering of volunteers and identifying on-site role requirements;
Liaise with Badminton England to communicate and engage with the relevant Volunteer team from appointment, to event arrival and post-event thank you;
Help plan and deliver quality role-specific training to the relevant team to ensure they fully understand their role, delivering with confidence;
Attend a post-event meeting, reporting on what went well at the event and any feedback;
Abide by the Badminton England Volunteer Code of Conduct and Confidentiality Agreement.

As Court Maintenance Team Leader, we would like you to:
Be comfortable and confident leading a team consisting of individuals and groups of young people (which may include groups aged 14-18 years);
Deliver engaging role specific training to Court Moppers to help them understand their role;
Provide guidance so they can complete their roles in a professional, efficient and safe manner;
Check Court Moppers are suitably clothed, and there is no branding on display;
Allocate Court Moppers to courts for matches in a timely manner;
Demonstrate duty of care for their team, including distributing meal vouchers in a timely fashion and scheduling adequate break times;
Liaise with the Technical Officials and Field of Play Entrance Team Leader, to make sure Court Moppers are correctly lined up in time before going on court;
Liaise with Referee and Umpires to gain feedback on Court Mopping performance;
Liaises with school leaders and teachers on site;
Lead the Court Mopper Team Members effectively.

Please see the attached Role Description for further information on the expectations of the role. Any questions please send to:

Arena Birmingham (Formerly Barclaycard Arena), B12AA

A chance to play an integral role at one of the world's top badminton events, gaining skills, experiences and memories along the way.

- Ideally previous experience volunteering at major events; A passion for events and/or sport; Initiative to respond to exciting, ever-changing event demands; Effectively lead, motivate and communicate with young people (experience desirable); Understanding of adaptations that may be required with young audiences (in respect to breaks and communication style); Able to deliver instructions and communicate in a confident, clear and engaging manner; Understand the importance of effective timekeeping; Willing to get involved and have fun!

Please use the 'Getting Here' page on Arena Birmingham's website:

Event Support,Badminton,Court Maintenance,Court Mopper,Field of Play

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Open from Wednesday 6th March 2019 to Sunday 10th March 2019

Closing on Monday 26th November 2018 in -59 days.

offered by Badminton England

Latest Feedback

Left on Friday 11th January 2019 for YAE2018 Match Control Team Member

Great to help out at such a well-organzied event

Left on Thursday 15th November 2018 for YAE2019 Court Maintenance Team Member

Volunteered first time during 2018 Championship and enjoyed it very much - had a wonderful time with very well organised team and looking forward to volunteer again during 2019.

Left on Thursday 8th November 2018 for YAE2019 Fan Engagement Team Member

This will be my first time volunteering in big sports event outside my country, I really excite it. I believe that I will enjoy my self to do this duty.

Left on Saturday 27th October 2018 for YAE2019 Transport Team Member

It is taking part of a major sporting event with a group of like-minded volunteers that makes it all worthwhile.

Left on Monday 15th October 2018 for YAE2018 Baggage Store Team Member

A little disorganised at first but generally a good experience

Left on Friday 12th October 2018 for YAE2018 Accreditation Team Member

Great event. Fun to do.



Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 07:30 for 8 hours

Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 15:00 for 8 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 10:30 for 5.5 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 6 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 08:30 for 7 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 7 hours

Saturday, 09 March 2019

Starting at 08:00 for 7.5 hours

Saturday, 09 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 7 hours

Sunday, 10 March 2019

Starting at 09:30 for 8 hours


Arena Birmingham (Formerly Barclaycard Arena), B12AA