The national governing body of Cricket in England and Wales, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is creating more volunteer opportunities for South Asian females to help deliver its national cricket programmes for children from Spring 2021, but you can get involved and start your volunteering journey now!
Through their mantra Dream Big Desi Women, they are looking to inspire more and more women like yourself and those within your communities.
If you are interested in helping children to learn, play, have fun and create memories that will last a lifetime then read on and become a volunteer today. You don’t need any cricket or sports coaching experience, just an unshakeable can-do attitude and a desire to be part of something special.
What is the role?
Help to deliver the ECB’s 8 week family-friendly cricket programmes: All Stars Cricket for children aged 5-8 or Dynamos Cricket for children aged 8-11.
The ECB is looking for volunteers who can commit 1 hour per week across a variety of roles on offer.
Benefits of Volunteering: bring along your friends, gain some excellent experience to enhance your CV and have some FUN! Other benefits include: - Activator training kit - Free Activator training from the ECB - Free Disclosure and Barring Service check - First Aid certificate - Learn valuable skills desirable to future employers - Reference for future employers - Cricket Coaching Qualifications*
If you want to learn more then visit the ECB website by clicking at www.ecb.co.uk/dreambig
Administration and Clerical Communication Interpersonal Leadership and Management Listening Numeracy Practical Teaching and training Team Work Time Management Opportunity and Recognition
- Age restrictions
- DBS check required
Free DBS provided for all volunteers
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Training provided
Winter 2020/21 - Virtual 'Introduction to Programme' training for 1 hr via Zoom Spring 2021 - Face to Face training session (Covid restrictions dependant), identify suitable location of programme, First Aid qualification
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 10/02/2021
End Date: 06/11/2021
Help to deliver the ECB’s 8 week family-friendly cricket programmes: All Stars Cricket for children aged 5-8 or Dynamos Cricket for children aged 8-11. The ECB are looking for volunteers who can commit 1 hour per week across a variety of roles on offer (Initial programme is 8 weeks, opportunity for longer placements) Programmes can vary including weekend programmes, school holiday programmes, after school clubs etc Locations are across inner city Bradford, dependant on organisation location
This opportunity is available Countywide.