Young volunteers

Young Volunteers

Play your part in developing the future of football in Sussex...

Whether it's coaching, refereeing or administration, football needs it's young volunteers to help support the game.

In return, it provides young people with the opportunities to not only get involved with the game they love, but develop personal and professional skills that will benefit them in later life.

Why volunteer?

Well, why not? Here are just a few of the benefits of becoming a young volunteer..

  • Get a 'foot in the door' to working in the football industry
  • Develop a network of contacts
  • Build your CV
  • Increase your employability
  • Develop personal and professional skills
  • Give something back to the game you love
  • Help grow and sustain grassroots football
  • Develop new and exciting areas of the national game (e.g. Walking Football)
Volunteer Opportunities
Most volunteering roles in grassroots football clubs can be undertaken with no experience, although some roles do require training and safeguarding checks.

Football in Sussex is looking for enthusiastic people just like you to take on any number of roles, and football will give back to you too!

Skills and qualities you could expect to develop:

- Confidence
- Self esteem
- Speaking to groups
- Presenting
- Managing accounts and budgeting
- Event organisation

Check out the volunteering opportunities page for a list of clubs and leagues looking for volunteers. Your perfect role could be waiting for you!

Get In Touch

Phone: 01903 753547
(9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday to Friday)