AFC Rushden & Diamonds are looking for a number of volunteers and/or paid staff across the whole club, details are listed below.
Whether you are seeking to enhance your own skills or looking to volunteer for a local community organisation there will be a position for you to make a difference and help the club move forward.
If you are interested in any of the positions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call the club on 07986 358973
Turnstile Operators – see here
Bar Staff – see here
Video Production / Editing / Publisher – see here
Match Reporters – see here.
Community Team Coaches – The club has a range of Community Teams and additional coaches are always welcome. Subject to DBS clearance the Club can assist with the cost of the Level 1 coaching course, which is mandatory for all coaches.
Matchday Coordinator – To assist with all aspects of matchday organization including staff planning and organisation. This position is voluntary.
First Aiders – Do you hold a current first aid certificate?, would you be interested in being on call during a matchday, alternatively if you are interested in being trained as a first aider we can help with the course.
U21 Team Co-Coordinator – One person or two separate volunteers to form part of the backroom staff for the U21s team, organising kit and logistics to keep the team running smoothly.
Ground assistants – To assist with the repairing of divots at half time and after each fixture on a voluntary basis.
Stadium clean up operatives – We are looking for volunteers to assist in the cleaning of the stadium after each fixture, the more volunteers the less matches will be required.
Ball Collectors – We urgently need some volunteers to collect the balls on a matchday when they are cleared from the ground.
Assistant Welfare Officer – To assist current welfare officer with tasks including attending some academy and community teams training sessions organizing CRB’s and looking after mascots on matchdays.
Matchday Qualified Stewards – We are seeking a number of qualified stewards to work on a matchday, these positions will be paid and would require the relevant qualifications or the willingness to become qualified. Experience will also be considered.
Matchday Assistant Stewards – We are looking for volunteers to assist paid stewards on a matchday basis, the more volunteers we have the less each one has to do, so please put your name down even if it for a couple of fixtures per season.
Programme Sellers – Volunteers needed to asset the current programme seller around the ground during a matchday.
Video Editor– We are currently looking for a volunteer to take on the video editing for AFCRDTV, this will involve either filming or taking the footage and editing into a highlights package and be uploaded to the Youtube page and website.
U21 Team – For those with the appropriate background there are playing opportunities with the AFC R&D U21 team – details here.
U21 match reporter – We are looking for someone to write match reports for the Under 21 team for the website, preferably on a home and away basis although Home assistance would be helpful. Entrance to all matches will be free of charge for this volunteer.