Active Through Football

We will be delivering a range of activities for groups of adults in the South East of the district
Flexible hours Flexible

We need friendly, enthusiastic volunteers to support our delivery partners on sessions like men’s football, multi sports, buggy walks and disability sessions.

A volunteer you will be required to:

  • Help out with any tasks that ensure the smooth running of the session, as directed by the session lead.
  • Understand and implement procedures calmly and quickly in the event of a fire or other threat, including knowing the location of fire exits
  • Help and assist event attendees where needed, in a calm, polite and friendly manner
  • Know the location of the first aid station and any first aid equipment, and contact designated first-aider in cases of emergency
  • Understand methods or signals used to alert staff that an emergency has arisen
  • Recognise potential hazards or safety concerns, reporting such findings immediately to supervisors
  • Be able and willing to work evenings and weekends, where needed


Volunteers can claim back up to £5 of travel expenses per day


Sports & activities

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People under 18, People volunteering together, People who like being outdoors, People working on their wellbeing

Minimum age


Skills gained

Leadership, Teamwork, Talking to others

Our Year - Wakefield Council

Our Year - Wakefield District 2024 is a celebration of culture, creativity and heritage. Throughout 2024, Wakefield Council and our delivery partners will be looking for volunteers to help out at events and activities across the district.

Sign up at https://bit.ly/ouryearvolunteer
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