Imagine the pride you’ll feel when you land your dream job, doing something a bit extra outside your degree will help you get there….
This Student Volunteering Week (Monday 11th – Sunday 17th February 2019) we’re running free taster sessions and events to give you the chance to learn a bit more about the volunteering opportunities Leeds Sport have available for you to get involved in. Check them out below and get signed up.
Volunteering Week Sessions
SPORTS VOLUNTEERING & BIKE HUB INFORMATION SESSION
Looking for your ideal volunteering role? Representatives from Leeds Sport & the Bike Hub will be in the Edge reception all afternoon to kick off Student Volunteering Week 2019 so come and have a chat to us about the volunteering roles we have available. We can support any student, sporty or not to do good stuff on campus, in the community and internationally!
Date: Monday 11th February
Venue: The Edge, reception area
No booking required, just pop in!
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING INTERNSHIP INFORMATION SESSION
Looking to gain experience in the Strength & Conditioning industry? Our popular S&C Internship programme sees student volunteers work with our Gryphons sports team and will kick-start your career under the expert eye of our senior coaches. Come along to this taster session to see what the role is all about and ask questions. (15 places available)
Date: Tuesday 12th February
Location: S&C room, The Edge
Please note the internship opportunity is exclusively for Sport Science students.
SPORT & YOUR CAREER: CV WRITING WORKSHOP
Member of a sports team? Tick. On the committee of your club? Double tick. Volunteering in sport? Welcome to our company, when can you start….? Did you know graduates who volunteer in sport stand to earn £5384 a year more than their counterparts? Come along to our workshop to find out how volunteering in sport can make you hot property in the graduate world and polish up your CV while you’re at it! (50 places available)
Date: Tuesday 12th February
Venue: Parkinson SR B.08
WOODHOUSE MOOR PARKRUN TAKEOVER
Every Saturday at 9am hundreds of participants walk, run or jog 5k around Woodhouse Moor Park – all for free thanks to volunteers. For one week only we are taking on all of the volunteer roles at Woodhouse Moor Parkrun! We need marshals, timers, barcode scanners and more so get involved! University of Leeds staff are also welcome to support this event!
(25 roles available. More information about the roles available can be found here)
Date: Saturday 16th February
Time: 8.30-10am approx.
Venue: Woodhouse Moor Park
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED! Parkrun takes place every weekend in various locations across Leeds so why not volunteer for a future date here.
Book your place
For more information on any of the above or an informal chat contact Suzzi on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 343 1544.