Volunteering at Ashbrooke Sports Club
As a registered charity we rely on a team of willing volunteers to carry out many of the tasks that keep the club running day-to-day. We are looking to expand the team so that we can continue to provide sporting facilities to the people of Sunderland as we have done since 1887 and have several opportunities available. See the list below and click to download full details.
Volunteering is not just about giving; it's also about receiving. You can gain a sense of purpose, build relationships, develop skills, and enjoy the many personal and community benefits that come with being an active volunteer in a sports club.
Volunteering allows you to become an active member of your local community. You'll have the opportunity to connect with people who share your passion for sports and develop a sense of belonging.
By volunteering at a sports club, you are contributing to the development and promotion of sports and physical fitness, which can have numerous benefits for individuals and the community as a whole.
Volunteering can provide a platform for skill development. Whether you're interested in coaching, event management, marketing, or administrative tasks, there are various roles within a sports club that can help you hone your skills and gain valuable experience.
Volunteering at a local sports club allows you to network with like-minded individuals. You can make new friends, build professional connections, and potentially discover new opportunities.
Volunteering can boost your self-esteem and self-confidence. You may find yourself taking on responsibilities you hadn't previously considered, which can be personally fulfilling and help you grow as an individual.
Depending on your role, volunteering at a sports club can also have physical health benefits. You may become more active as you engage in sports-related activities or maintain the club's facilities.
CV Building: Volunteering is a valuable addition to your CV. It demonstrates your commitment, teamwork, leadership, and adaptability, all of which are qualities that can impress potential employers or educational institutions.
Volunteering is a way to give back to your community. By contributing your time and expertise, you are helping to create a positive and enjoyable sports experience for others.
If you have a passion for sports, volunteering at a sports club can be a source of enjoyment and satisfaction. You get to be a part of the excitement and energy of sports events and activities.
Your dedication and enthusiasm as a volunteer can inspire others, including young athletes. Your involvement can serve as a role model for the next generation, encouraging them to pursue their interests in sports.
We are currently looking to fill the following volunteer roles, but if you would like to discuss other opportunities then please get in touch