Volunteering is an ideal way to get involved in sport & physical activity, develop new skills and gain new qualifications. It can be a rewarding activity which helps you meet new people and take on new challenges through roles such as coaching, administration and facility operation.
Leisure & Sport is responsible for the following facilities:
Dundee International Sports Complex (DISC)
Douglas Sports Centre
Lynch Sports Centre
Lochee Swim & Sports Centre
Grove & St Paul’s Swim & Sports Centres
Caird Park Golf Course & Camperdown Golf Course
Camperdown Wildlife Centre
McTaggart Regional Gymnastics Centre
Dundee Ice Arena
With this range of facilities, plus activities taking place in community and education facilities across the City, the following types of volunteering opportunities are available:
Sports coaching roles in sports including football, athletics, gymnastics, basketball, hockey, tennis, golf, aquatics, fitness, physical literacy, early years activity programmes and dance
Sports programme administration
Club development projects
Volunteers will be given the chance to attend additional development opportunities free of charge, including coach education and customer service courses. These qualifications may lead to employment opportunities within the leisure industry.
Leisure & Sport has a number of examples of individuals who started as volunteers and progressed to paid coaching positions or professional officer posts.
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