Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Volleyball England is the National Governing Body for all disciplines of Volleyball in England with its headquarters situated in Loughborough. Volleyball England employs a dedicated team of staff at its headquarters.

The latest vacancies that Volleyball England has are listed below.  If no vacancies are listed then there are no vacancies available at this time.

Workforce Administrator

Looking for a role in sport?

Volleyball England’s workforce team is currently looking for a team administrator for a six-month period (3 October 2016 – 31 March 2017) Based at Volleyball England’s HQ in Loughborough, the role is an ideal opportunity for someone looking for their first job or a move into sport.

The administrator plays a key role in the organisation, planning and delivery of a variety of courses and workshops and is the main link between the office and the members across the country. A passion for volleyball would be advantageous but not essential.

For a job description, please email f.sweetman@volleyballengland.org or call the team on 01509 227 730 for an informal discussion. 

Advisory Group Members

Do you want to influence the future direction of volleyball in England?

Volleyball England has ambitious aims for the sport looking towards 2024.  Following on from two series of successful Volleyball Voice events, we are keen to ensure a continued deeper engagement with the wider volleyball community to increase the skillset and the breadth of talent involved in planning within our sport.

Hence three advisory groups are being formed:

  • The Volleyball Knowledge – to direct and provide strategic overview to the collection and use of market research and insight.
  • Knowing our Neighbours Advisory Group – to increase the profile of and participation in volleyball among people with disabilities, the Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) and migrant communities and other underrepresented communities.
  • Marketing, Communications & Commercial Advisory Group – to assist in increasing the profile of volleyball in order to improve engagement, increase player numbers and increase external revenue streams.

Volleyball England are looking for members of the volleyball community with relevant skills and expertise to join co-opted Board members, staff and external experts to form these groups.  Groups will meet twice a year.

Rohan West (Participation Director): “This represents an exciting new opportunity for Volleyball England to develop cutting edge insight to increase participation and engagement and ensure our programmes meet the needs of the whole community and are well promoted.”

For further details about the groups and an application pack please contact Volleyball England on info@volleyballengland.org or 01509 227722.  

Volleyball England’s equal opportunity applies in relation to these opportunities and Volleyball England welcomes applications from all sections of society. The office itself is located in modern, purpose built premises. Should potential applicants require any further information regarding accessibility or require information in an alternative format, please contact Volleyball England on info@volleyballengland.org or on 01509 227722.

Head Office Work Experience Placement

Volleyball England is seeking to appoint a number of Work Experience Placement Interns to be based at it's Head Office in Loughborough.

It is an ideal opportunity for school leavers, students or those who would like a career change to gain invaluable office skills in the sports sector and join a busy and vibrant team at the Volleyball England Head Office.

The placement role will mainly involve administration support for the Volleyball England team during the busy indoor registration period and the summer event season.

Tasks will include:

• Supporting the Membership renewal process for Volleyball clubs, coaches and referees.
• Assisting in preparations for Volleyball England tournaments and events.
• Supporting the Volleyball England Events team at tournaments where required.
• Data entry.

All work experience placements will receive references if required and the opportunity to volunteer with Volleyball England at future events.

To Apply: email info@volleyballengland.org or call 01509 227722.

Volleyball England’s equal opportunity applies in relation to these placements and Volleyball England welcomes applications from all sections of society. The office itself is located in modern, purpose built premises. Should potential applicants require any further information regarding accessibility or require information in an alternative format, please contact Ilona Berry at info@volleyballengland.org or on 01509 227722.

Volleyball Coach - Coventry and Warwick Riga

Coventry and Warwick Riga mens' team are looking for a new coach for their National League team for the 2016/7 season.  The team are playing in Division 2 North and have a strong core of players to work with alongside a number of new joiners for this season.

The team are looking for a qualified and committed individual to work with them at training and matches to help them achieve their potential as a team. The role is a volunteer role but offers an excellent opportunity to be part of a thriving volleyball club that also has two ladies teams plus a recreational volleyball section.

Interested? To find out more contact Chris Jones (men's team secretary) at chrisjones1979@live.co.uk

Volleyball Coach - De Montfort University Leicester

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Volleyball Coach to lead the development of DMU Men's Volleyball. You will be responsible for improving the performance of the Men's Volleyball Squad.

You will have achieved a minimum of a UKCC Volleyball Level 2 qualification (or equivalent). You will have substantial and demonstrable experience of Volleyball coaching, ideally within Higher Education.

This role is for 7 hours per week, for 30 weeks of the year, including training sessions held on Monday & Sunday evenings, & matches on Wednesday afternoons (training session days can be altered). You will need to be flexible to attend competitions which may take place across the region and beyond.

For further information regarding this post or to have an informal conversation please contact Jake Betts, Sports Development Co-ordinator on 0116 366 4810 or jake.betts@dmu.ac.uk

To see the full job post and apply for the role, please visit https://jobs.dmu.ac.uk/webrecruitment/Default.asp?Section=Vacancy&VacID=10089 

Volleyball Coach - Brunel University

Brunel University's Volleyball Club is looking for an experienced coach to help its Men's and Women's teams. 

The Men's team will be competing in BUCS South Eastern 2A and the Women's team in the BUCS South Eastern 3A. Additionally, both teams will be competing in their respective Conference Cups. 

The season begins in October and will finish in the middle of March. The training session runs on Mondays (17:00 - 19:00). The club is waiting for confirmation from the Student Union regarding the second weekly training session. The training sessions take place in Brunel University's campus (Kingston Lane, UB8 3PH, Middlesex). 

For more information, please contact Paola Toska (1535686@my.brunel.ac.uk) or Mariana Neves (me15mmb2@my.brunel.ac.uk)

Volleyball Coach - Onyx Volleyball Club

Onyx Volleyball Club are looking for a qualified coach to help lead their 2 teams (1 men and 1 women).  The Men's team is upper Intermediate/Advanced level and the Women's team is Intermediate Level. Currently the teams have just started to train 5-1 rotation.

  • Venue: Harrow Club,187 Freston Rd, London W10 6TH - Latimer Road station.
  • Day: Wednesday 
  • Time: 20:00 to 22:00 at the moment. (with intention of having another day once we get a coach)

For more information please contact Rocio Kamalati on; 07841413086


Volleyball Coach - Cambridge University

Cambridge University Volleyball Club seeks experienced coaches for the Men's and Women's Blues (First) teams. The teams compete in BUCS Premiere League South, the highest level of student competition, as well as playing in Student Cup competitions and the annual Varsity match against Oxford.

The season runs from the beginning of October to mid-March. Training sessions are twice weekly in Cambridge (at the University Sports Centre, Philippa Fawcett Drive, CB3 0AS), Mondays 20:00-22:00 and Saturdays 16:00-18:00, and matches are primarily on Wednesdays, in Cambridge and around the south of England. Compensation to be discussed. Please contact 
blues.men.captain@cuvc.org for more information about the men's position or maw91@cam.ac.uk for more information about the women's position.

Volleyball Coach - Oaks Park High School (Ilford)

Oaks Park High School, based in Ilford, are looking for a coach to help with their ever increasing player numbers. Sessions are 3pm-5pm on Fridays. Ideally this would be on a voluntary basis however there may be scope for payment.

For further details, please contact Keith Green; 020 8590 2245 (ext. 2037) or KGreen@oakspark.redbridge.sch.uk