SportsAble currently has the following volunteering vacancies:

Bar and Facilities Volunteer – 

 Role Description

We are building a small team of volunteers to specifically support our bar and social areas within the club.

  • To maintain and assist in bar duties at the club mainly on evenings and weekends and to assist with bar cleaning and re-stocking
  • Interact with customers, take orders and serve snacks and drinks
  • Assist with the set up and/or breakdown of equipment of any functions or sports sessions that will be running
  • Some manual handling of beer/crates/tables will be necessary
  • May be required to lock building down securely after a nights’ work

About you…

  • Possess good communication skills, be enthusiastic, have a positive attitude to work and the ability to work well in a team
  • Must be at least 18 years of age and live within a reasonable travelling distance of the club
  • Customer service experience would be helpful, as would any bar experience
  • Knowledge/previous experience working with people with physical and sensorial disabilities not required but would be an advantage


Weekend Caretaker Volunteer 

 Role Description

SportsAble is developing a Caretaker Team to manage facilities on a weekend.

  • To be the Duty Manager (while on shift) for the Reception and Sports facilities on a Saturday or a Sunday and (on a rotational basis) will unlock and lock the building
  • Responsible for organising and delivering projects and events in conjunction with a range of colleagues, with a focus on engaging inactive people in sport and physical activity and profiling our services and facilities to a range of stakeholders

This role would suit a customer focussed volunteer who will engage with our members and visitors and who would enjoy conversations and refreshments while on shift.

About you…

  • Enthusiastic and eager to develop your customer service skills and broaden your responsibilities
  • Great customer care, good organisation and good communication
  • Have the ability to multitask, whilst taking care of the wellbeing of our members
  • Live within close proximity of the club
  • Enjoy working with people with physical and sensorial disabilities
  • Physically fit and have the ability to assist



Table Tennis Volunteer 

 Role Description

SportsAble are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to assist the Sports Development Team and Club Team Captains on our Friday night Table Tennis sessions.

  • Ensure equipment is out and ready for the Table Tennis Team to use
  • Prepare drinks for the players and teams to have during the game time
  • To be on hand to collect balls and ensure players’ needs are met
  • To manage the locking down process of the building once match play is over
  • To be a contact for SportsAble staff in case of emergency or staff liaison required
  • To progress into other roles such as scoring duties and equipment maintenance

About you…

  • Enthusiastic and looking to help a great charity through its sporting activities
  • Passionate about helping disabled people participate in sport
  • Friendly with good communication skills and an approachable manner
  • Looking for experience in the disability and/or charity sector
  • Willing to go above and beyond to help those in need
  • Open to progressing their knowledge of disability sport through volunteering and informal training
  • Willing to receive valuable training in areas such as safeguarding and first aid