Get into Volunteering
Play Your Part
Grassroots football wouldn’t exist without volunteers - From secretaries and coaches, to line markers and tea makers, local clubs need volunteers to keep running.
There are loads of benefits to volunteering, including:
- Building your CV
- Making new friends from all walks of life
- Working as a team towards a goal
- Providing more opportunities in the local community
- Personal development
There are lots of different roles required to run a football club, from physical roles such as coach, to behind the scenes roles such as secretary
Most volunteering roles in grassroots football clubs can be undertaken with no experience, although some roles do require training and safeguarding checks
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The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.