Vacancies

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

 JOE.SALMAN@SPORTSABLE.CO.UK

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

EMAIL JOE.SALMAN@SPORTSABLE.CO.UK

 

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

CONTACT NIALL.MCCAFFREY@SPORTSABLE.CO.UK