Job Vacancies

Volleyball England is the National Governing Body for all disciplines of Volleyball in England with its headquarters situated in Loughborough. Volleyball England employs a dedicated team of staff at its headquarters.

The latest vacancies that Volleyball England has are listed below.  If no vacancies are listed then there are no vacancies available at this time. The website may also list volleyball-related positions at other organisations and clubs.

Delivery Lead for Coaching

We are looking to appoint a voluntary Delivery Lead for Coaching to provide operational leadership and support the development, coordination, implementation and evaluation of the coaching strategy for volleyball. We need a Coaching Lead who can respond to the ‘call to action’ in The Coaching Plan for England to find new ways to improve the quality of volleyball coaching.

If you understand the current coaching landscape in England and the issues facing coaches from local league clubs to performance coaches and the practical, educational, vocational and social needs of players at all levels we need your help.

You will need:

  • sufficient time, drive and commitment- there is lots to do.
  • a strategic perspective, vision and the ability to work positively within a large team
  • a commitment to the purpose, mission, and values of Volleyball England

Please see the documents below for the full job description and the application form. 

 Closing date 22 October 2017

  Name Size (MB) Updated
Coaching Lead Application Form Coaching Lead Application Form 0.07 03/10/2017
Coaching Lead Job Description Coaching Lead Job Description 0.23 03/10/2017

Board Members for Leicester-shire & Rutland Sport

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) are looking to recruit new board members. It is looking for individuals who have gained public respect and credibility and have a track record of building relationships, effective networking and making things happen in sport and physical activity.

These roles require knowledge and understanding of the strategic issues influencing the development of sport and physical activity in one or more of the following: local government, voluntary sport, professional sport, community, health and private sectors.

These are voluntary positions for an initial three year period from date of appointment. It is anticipated the roles require a commitment of 4 to 6 days approximately per calendar year. Appropriate travel expenses will be paid.

The full job description and details can be found on the LRS website. For more information you can contact Teresa Dalby on 01509 564888 or by email: 

Deadline: November 6, 2017. 

University Volleyball Coach Birmingham

The University College Birmingham are on the look out for a volleyball for weekly sessions during university term-time. 

The sessions are Thursdays 8pm - 10pm in Birmingham city centre. The salary is £15 per hour. 

All equipment will be provided. The club has a lot of interest from players but currently no team in a league. Joining a league is something that the club are looking to do. 

For more information, email Ellen Kemp on 

Aston University Volleyball Club Coach

Aston University Volleyball Club are looking for a coach qualified to a minimum of Level 2.

There are two training slots, one which is essential and one which would be preferred that you could also coach.

These sessions run for 18 weeks in term time, between October 2017 and March 2018.

Training takes place at: The Sir Doug Ellis Woodcock Sports Centre, Aston University, Aston Triangle, B4 7ET.

1 Male and 1 Female team.

Essential training 8.30pm-10.30pm Tuesday’s

Preferred training 4.30pm-5.30pm

We would also prefer if you could make Wednesdays afternoons for game support/coaching, however this is not essential.

Rate of pay for a level 2 coach would be £22.64 per hour. 

Interested applications should contact: Michael Kay via

Head Office Work Experience Placement

Volleyball England is seeking to appoint a number of Work Experience Placement Interns to be based at it's Head Office in Loughborough.

It is an ideal opportunity for school leavers, students or those who would like a career change to gain invaluable office skills in the sports sector and join a busy and vibrant team at the Volleyball England Head Office.

The placement role will mainly involve administration support for the Volleyball England team during the busy indoor registration period and the summer event season.

Tasks will include:

• Supporting the Membership renewal process for Volleyball clubs, coaches and referees.
• Assisting in preparations for Volleyball England tournaments and events.
• Supporting the Volleyball England Events team at tournaments where required.
• Data entry.

All work experience placements will receive references if required and the opportunity to volunteer with Volleyball England at future events.

To Apply: email or call 01509 227722.

Volleyball England’s equal opportunity applies in relation to these placements and Volleyball England welcomes applications from all sections of society. The office itself is located in modern, purpose built premises. Should potential applicants require any further information regarding accessibility or require information in an alternative format, please email or call on 01509 227722.