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Passionate about sport? Be a sports volunteer with NTU, and make a difference doing what you love – whether it’s supporting PE lessons, delivering after-school sports clubs, or coaching a local sports club.

Passionate about sport? Be a sports volunteer with NTU and make a difference doing what you love – whether it’s supporting delivering after-school sports clubs, coaching a local sports club, or supporting a sporting event.

Volunteering is an amazing way to help people, but it also has some real benefits for you. It can really enhance your CV, helping you stand out to employers, and it can be a great opportunity to develop some new skills. You'll also get to meet lots of like-minded people and make friends.

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Rackets Cubed - Tennis and Maths Session Leader 

In partnership with Rackets Cubed, NTU Sport will host and provide a weekly integrated Tennis, Maths and Nutrition programme to local primary school children based in the Clifton area. This programme strives to provide young people with significant complementary extra-curricular support to promote their physical, psychological development and education achievement.

  • The Tennis Session Leader role will support the delivery of weekly tennis group coaching sessions to Year 3/4 primary school-aged children, which aims to promote physical and mental well-being whilst developing children’s physical literacy through tennis.

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  • The Maths Session Leader role will support the delivery of weekly academic coaching sessions to Year 3/4 primary school-aged children, which aims to promote academic attainment, physical and mental well-being.

Sign up HERE

Tennis Buddy - Access Ace Disability Tennis session

Would you like to help support someone with a learning disability to grow in confidence and to improve their tennis?

Access Ace Tennis delivers coaching to people who have a learning disability in an inclusive environment. The group of players are led by a coach. However, due to their varying levels of ability, a Tennis Buddy is needed to support and encourage the players. As a Tennis Buddy, you will help facilitate the activities planned by the coach by giving one to one assistance to the player to support them in improving their Tennis skills.

The sessions are delivered on Saturdays at 6:30pm till 7.30pm, ideally you would arrive at least 15 mins before and stay 15 mins after the session to liaise with the coach.

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Support Through Sport

Support Through Sport is a Community Interest Company (CIC) which works with young people across Nottinghamshire to tackle negative influences such as knife crime, gang violence and youth offending through sports initiatives, youth-led change, and mentoring programmes.

There are a variety of roles available including:

  • CYP Mentoring Volunteer
  • Marketing and Promotions Volunteer
  • Sports Delivery Volunteer
  • Sports Impact Volunteer
  • Sport Coaching Volunteer
  • Business Admin Volunteer
  • Business Development Volunteer

Sign up HERE

Dream Big Desi Women (ECB)

The ECB is setting out to inspire 2000 South Asian female Activators to Dream Big through cricket and you can register now to start your volunteering journey. Be a part of the movement in 2021 and express you interest.

Volunteer to become a trained Activator and join hundreds of women from Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Sri Lankan backgrounds who are making a real difference to children and their communities.

Help us to deliver our family-friendly cricket programmes including All Stars Cricket (aged 5-8 years) or Dynamos Cricket (aged 8-11 years). We are looking for South Asian women who can commit one hour per week and we have a variety of roles on offer. Full face-to-face training is provided with additional support along every step of your journey.

Sign up HERE


NTU Sport works closely with Nottingham Trent Volunteering to offer a huge range of sport volunteering opportunities such as:

NTU Sport

  • Officiating
  • Coaching
  • Performance or data analysis
  • Market research
  • Volunteer leaders (Play for Fun)
  • Strength and conditioning

Sport Media

  • Sports event coverage
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Match reporting


  • Nottinghamshire School Games
  • BUCS Nationals
  • Notts Varsity


Get involved

Find out more, browse available sport volunteering opportunities and apply for a role on our sport volunteering page.

NTU volunteering

For more information on other volunteering roles visit our volunteering page.

Still need help?

Stacey Trainer, Sports Volunteering Officer
+44 (0)115 848 3214