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. This page will also list volleyball-related positions at other organisations and affiliated clubs, many of which will be voluntary. 

Testimonial from Londinium Volley

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“Londinium Volley was successful in finding an experienced coach for one of our competitive teams through Volleyball England’s job search page.

"Our club received seven applications of highly qualified coaches from abroad within six weeks of posting the ad. This experience proved to us that the page is also followed by volleyballers abroad.

"We strongly recommend fellow affiliated clubs make use of this benefit as it will keep attracting the right and needed talent to England that will help further develop our sport."

Antonella Iannuccelli, Club Administrator.

Manchester Met Volleyball Club - Women's Volleyball Coach

MMU Sport are currently looking to recruit a passionate, and inspiring qualified Volleyball coach to work in partnership with them to develop their programme and maximise success in external competitions. The successful candidate will create a positive, responsive and productive relationship with the club members, other coaches and MMU Sport. They will also support the development of the club in training and competition.  

Training sessions take place on Friday evenings at Platt Lane Sports Complex.  Competition fixtures take place on Saturdays in a round robin format this season at Edge Hill University sports facilities.  The role is for two hours of training per week (23 weeks) and six hours for fixtures (excluding cup fixtures).  The successful coach will be registered on the University’s payroll system.

Read the full job description here.

Salary: Hourly rate of £10-£20 for training/competitions, dependent on experience and attendance at both training & competitions. 

Closing Date: 7th November 2021 

To apply, please submit applications to j.wharton@mmu.ac.uk.

For further information, please contact Joe on 0161 247 6541 or at j.wharton@mmu.ac.uk.

University of Roehampton - Volleyball Coach

Region:   London
Employment type:   Part-time
Salary:   £25 p/h

The University of Roehampton is seeking a men’s and women's volleyball coach for the upcoming 2021/22 season.

This is a part-time role which will be £25 per hour and could include up to 4 hours of coaching per week.

We are seeking an individual who holds a minimum of a Level 1 coaching qualification in volleyball or with significant relevant experience playing within the sport, and will work closely with the student-led committee to deliver enjoyable and attractive volleyball provision for the University.

The applicant must hold a valid emergency aid certificate.

For any informal enquires or to apply for the role please email neil.jolliffe@roehampton.ac.uk with your CV and why you would like to apply for the role.

University of Manchester Volleyball Club - Men's Volleyball Head Coach

The post holder will deliver quality coaching, management, organising, delivering and monitoring performance to the University of Manchester Men’s Volleyball club and increase their performance in British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS).

This role will primarily be responsible for the coaching and management of the 1st & 2nd team who play in BUCS.

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Applications should be made to ellen.stephenson@manchester.ac.uk before midnight on the 22nd October 2021

St Mary's University Volleyball Club - Coach

St Mary's University Volleyball Club are looking for a coach for the 2021/22 season.

St Mary’s University Volleyball Club has two teams that compete in the BUCS league structure, with the Men’s Team in Tier 2 and the Women’s side in Tier 3. The club are looking for an engaging coach that can work with a variety of abilities to create fun and developmental sessions for a wide range of individuals and levels of playing experience. Both sides are looking to develop their league placings, so the coach will likely focus their efforts on engaging new players to significantly contribute to the teams performances.

Read the full job description here.

Salary: £1,719.90

Hours: 117 (breakdown below)

Provisional training times: Tuesday 6:30-8pm OR Thursday 7-8:30pm

Please note that coaches will be required for one of the two above training sessions, plus BUCS fixtures (Wednesday afternoons).

Closing date: Wednesday 13th October - 11:59pm

Interview date: Thursday 14th October - 6:30-8pm

How to apply

To apply access the relevant job advert on the St Mary's University online jobs portal and complete the necessary steps ahead of the deadline. A CV and cover letter will be necessary as part of this process. Contact alex.turnbull@stmarys.ac.uk (Club Development Officer) if you have any questions.

Coventry & Warwick Riga VC - NVL Coach

Coventry

Coventry & Warwick Riga VC are looking to appoint a Ladies National Volleyball League coach.

The coaching role is to work with the club's established Ladies National League Division 3 team to run trainings and match day coaching. Training is typically Tuesday evenings (7.30 - 9.30pm) at Centre AT7 in Coventry and matches are on weekends (every three weeks or so) in Coventry or at the away venue in a triangular format. 

The successful candidate will develop and deliver a training programme over the season. These sessions are held from August to the end of April and this role would be expected to deliver the majority of the sessions.

Coventry & Warwick Riga Volleyball Club is an established club that received the Volleyball England Club of the Year award in 2020. The role is voluntary but you would be joining with the support and infrastructure of the Club, including established players, venue and a dedicated committee. The ladies coach of the club's Division 1 team is internationally qualified so will provide good development opportunities for the successful candidate. We currently run three NVL teams, a recreational section and have a flourishing junior programme. Qualified coaches are an essential part of our set up to help all of our players reach their volleyball potential. See www.rigavolleyball.com for more info. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Deliver high standard of technical coaching for the various players
  • Design and deliver a training programme across the season which develops technical, tactical and physical skills of the team
  • Match day coaching of the team to assist the team in reaching its goals in competitive competition 
  • Collaborating with Ladies Division 1 coach on training and player development
  • Drive towards specific goals agreed by the club committee.

Role requirements:

  • Volleyball England Qualified Level 1 or above (if Level 1 coach should have a willingness to work towards Level 2). If you have the skills and experience the Club is willing to support you obtaining your Level 1
  • Able to attend training weekly and matches on weekends
  • Experience in coaching competitive adult teams
  • Always have a current DBS check (this can be completed by successful candidate on appointment)
  • Willingness to work with both experienced players and junior/development players to ensure sustainability of the squad. 

We are also expanding our junior programme so are interested to hear from coaches who would be keen to get involved in coaching junior volleyball too.

How to apply

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Clare at general@rigavolleyball.com. To apply please send a covering email setting out why you would be suitable for the role to the same email address.

Do you have a volleyball vacancy?

If you're an affiliated club with a vacancy and would like to advertise on this page, please email a full job description and any supporting documents to communications@volleyballengland.org These can be paid jobs or volunteer roles.