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YAE2019 Field Of Play Team Member

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 Team Leader;
- Assist with the finals day medal ceremonies;
- Breakdown the FOP and the warm-up courts after the finals;
- Liaise with the Event Operations team;
- Volunteer during evenings and weekends.

When do you volunteer?
- There is a selection of shifts for you to indicate your availability.
- Whilst we will do everything we can to accommodate your preferences, there may be times where we cannot meet your preferences and in which case, we will contact you to discuss suitable alternatives.
- 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.
- 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:

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 working on major events - A passion for events or sport - Able and willing to follow instructions and act professionally - Initiative to respond to exciting, ever-changing event demands - Confident, clear and professional communication - Willing and able to complete manual labour (essential) - Willing to get involved and have fun!

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

Event Support,Volunteer,YONEX All England,Set up,Build,Breakdown,Field of Play

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

Open from Sunday 3rd 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.



Sunday, 03 March 2019

Starting at 10:00 for 8 hours

Monday, 04 March 2019

Starting at 07:00 for 6 hours

Monday, 04 March 2019

Starting at 13:00 for 5 hours

Tuesday, 05 March 2019

Starting at 09:00 for 8 hours

Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 06:30 for 9 hours

Wednesday, 06 March 2019

Starting at 15:00 for 8.75 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 09:30 for 6.5 hours

Thursday, 07 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 7.5 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 08:00 for 7.5 hours

Friday, 08 March 2019

Starting at 15:30 for 7.5 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 08:30 for 8.5 hours

Sunday, 10 March 2019

Starting at 16:30 for 8.5 hours


Arena Birmingham, B12AA