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YAE2019 Field of Play Entrance Team Member

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 Play Entrance Team Leader to make sure athletes, technical officials and court maintenance volunteers are ready to enter the field of play when appropriate
- Assist the Field of Play Entrance Team Leader to check for any potential shirt clashes (as per regulations of the sport)
- Help maintain the final warm-up area in a clean and tidy state at all times
- Volunteer during evenings and weekends.

When do I volunteer?
- There is a selection of shifts for you to indicate your availability.
- We hope that you will be able to volunteer with us for at least three shifts throughout the event so that we can each get the most from the volunteering experience.
- All shift timings are correct at the time of recruitment. However some changes may occur in the build-up and during the event itself. We will share any changes with as much notice as possible and discuss this with you.
- Sunday shifts are only available to volunteers who have volunteered earlier during the Championships.

From the expressions of interest we receive, we will also be looking to select a Deputy Team Leader. As a Deputy Team Leader, you would support the Team Leader with training and leading the Team Members before and during the event.

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

Arena Birmingham, B12AA

Badminton England will provide volunteers with free refreshments and meals during their shifts, complimentary clothing and exclusive off-duty access to watching the event!

- Ideally previous experience of event volunteering - A passion for eventsor sport - Initiative to respond to exciting, ever-changing event demands - Confident, clear and friendly communication - Diplomatic manner when dealing with the high pressure environment of the final warm up area and field of play entrance - Willing to get involved and have fun!

Please use the 'Getting Here' page on Arena Birmingham's website: http://www.arenabham.co.uk/getting-here

Event Support,YONEX All England,Field of Play,Entrance

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 -117 days.

offered by Badminton England

Latest Feedback

Left on Monday 18th March 2019 for YAE2019 Steward Team Member

Mel is so lovely. He took good care of each volunteer which I do appreciate the most. He managed our food vouchers and explained everything thoroughly where I didn't understand or where to go (as when I asked the ladies on the desk, they didnt know much!) Mel took an initiative to give us all volunteers goodies (sweets) when we were on our duties as a thank you. That was a lovely gesture as a team leader. I have been working with Mel for years! Not only that, we were all given an hour break (I do not think 30minutes was enough, personally). Again, I'd like to say thank you to everyone who was involved in Steward team.

Left on Monday 18th March 2019 for YAE2019 Shuttle Control Team Member

The team was so lovely and took good care of me. They made a wonderful team and made sure the players were given new shuttles and very dedicated on the jobs. We had fair amount of break time (30mins) & were pretty flexible too. We had good laughs too!

Left on Saturday 16th March 2019 for YAE2019 Steward Team Member

Well organised and supported

Left on Saturday 16th March 2019 for YAE2019 Media Mixed Zone Team Member

This is an amazing experience. I would highly recommend volunteering for the Yonex All England's. To be part of what is one of the best tournaments world wide is an honour. Looking forward to YAE20

Left on Friday 15th March 2019 for YAE2018 Field of Play Entrance Team Member

Great fun and well supported

Left on Friday 15th March 2019 for YAE2019 Accreditation Team Member

Another fun tournament

Sessions

March

Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 07:00 for 8.5 hours

Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 15:00 for 8 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 10:00 for 6 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 5.5 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 08:00 for 7.5 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 15:00 for 7 hours

Saturday, 09 March 2019

Starting at 08:00 for 7.5 hours

Saturday, 09 March 2019

Starting at 15:00 for 7 hours

Sunday, 10 March 2019

Starting at 09:30 for 8.5 hours

Location

Arena Birmingham, B12AA