England Netball are delighted to announce that as Jamaica renew their rivalry with England later this year in a three-match Vitality Netball International Series, we need some of our wonderful volunteers to help make this happen.
The Roses will be heading to two new venues for the very first time as the two sides meet in London, Manchester and Coventry.
It will be the first time in four years that the Sunshine Girls have taken part in a full tour to England and the last time was a nail-biter!
We have a number of great roles, can guarantee you a fun filled experience, with a great group of people and even an opportunity to watch some netball.
You will also receive a crew t-shirt and refreshments during the day, plus this is a great opportunity to be see behind the scenes of a major event and grow your skill set!
Dates are as follows:
Copper Box, London 29th November
Belle Vue, Manchester, 2nd December
Ricoh Arena, Coventry, 4th December
Approximately 10:00 to 2230hrs – timings vary slightly by venue, this is the latest finish.
For Event Crew start time will be 0800hrs.
To register your interest please complete your details using our new online volunteer form: https://www.englandnetball.co.uk/make-the-game/volunteers/volunteer-registration-form/ and select the dates for which you are available.
Must be confident and friendly with good ball skills (throwing and catching). Priority will be given to those registered on the Pass On Your Passion scheme and volunteers must be between 14-16 years of age.
Ball Patrol Team Leader
This role is required to organise rotations, breaks and generally supervise the ball patrol team. Volunteers must have experience of supervising under 18’s. Over 18’s only.
This role involves issuing and collecting accreditation for all workforce and athletes on the venue.
To assist the Volunteer Manager with sign in and out, briefing and deploying volunteers and ensuring they are well looked after during the event.
To oversee the concourse area and Fan activities, as well as assisting with deploying volunteers in that area. For this role you will need to be well organised and assertive, able to balance multiple deadlines while ensuring excellent customer service.
This role requires you to wear one of the England Netball Mascots, to interact and engage with spectators and players, pose for photographs and adopt the personality of the mascot. This may also involve dancing out on court.
Volunteers should be aware that the costumes require them to wear lycra, a heavy head and may get hot inside. Those with claustrophobia would not be suited to this role and must be over 18 years of age.
The role will support the England Netball Mascots to perform their duties, interact and engage with spectators, support the Mascots to pose for photographs and ensure the comfort and safety of the mascot at all times. Must be over 18 years of age.
To work with our Media Team, assisting with sharing results and other information, directing members of the media to seating areas etc.
To assist in the preparation of the facilities, equipment and court area prior to the arrival of the teams and spectators. Over 18’s only, will require some lifting and carrying.
Progammme Seller Coordinator
To deploy the programme sellers as required to maximise distribution.
This role is required to sell programmes to spectators on arrival at the venue and during intervals. Must be confident, friendly and have some sales experience. Over 18’s only.
Ticket Collection Assistant
This role will support front of house at the event, issuing pre ordered tickets, selling tickets to walk up sales, meet and greet spectators and ticket collection. Must be over 16 years of age.
Ticket Collection Manager
To manage the Ticket Collection Team, deal with trouble shooting and assisting customers with any queries.