Volunteer at the Virgin Sport – Hackney Festival of Fitness

About the event: Virgin Sport have multiple voluntary roles available for the upcoming major Festival of Sport (5.5km & Half Marathon), with approx. 15,000 entrants! Be part of a team of of up to 15-20+ UEL volunteers who shall be leading a water station at the event. You can also click here for a full list of … Continue reading Volunteer at the Virgin Sport – Hackney Festival of Fitness

India Leadership Opportunity

An excellent opportunity has opened up to gain international leadership experience. Successful students will be awarded a bursary to cover flights, visas, and provided accommodation on NITIE University campus in Mumbai. What is involved? You shall team up with local students in India, travelling around the city and visiting local organisations to learn about issues … Continue reading India Leadership Opportunity

Inclusive Coaching Week (coaching workshops)

Are you involved in sports on a professional or voluntary basis and have an interest in supporting disabled people to take part in sports and physical activity? Then look out for these FREE courses taking place as part of Motivate East’s Inclusive Coaching Week Programme, starting on 20 March. There are  a range of  workshops on … Continue reading Inclusive Coaching Week (coaching workshops)

Sports Conferences – Why Attend?

Three reasons to attend conferences: It's about who you know: conferences are a great networking tool for starters, providing an opportunity to meet and speak with like minded individuals and experts in your field. Stay ahead of the game: as the staging ground for the latest research and advances in sport, attending conferences will keep your practice current and … Continue reading Sports Conferences – Why Attend?

Sports bursaries & funding

Coaching & Officiating bursaries for UEL students UELSports Coaching & Mentoring Programme (click here) UELSports Officiating Bursary (click here) You can also contact us via email: uelsportsworkforce@uel.ac.uk  Sports Coach UK have developed a guide for coaching / officiating funding opportunities. Click here to download. UK Anti-Doping: Become an anti-doping advisor (click here) Individual sports Athletics: Peter White … Continue reading Sports bursaries & funding

Sports Volunteering

Students - check out our latest selection of live volunteering roles related to sport, all found on the UEL volunteering hub (1): a central place for UEL students to search and apply for volunteering roles across London. Here are some current opportunities available: East Ham Active community sports project volunteer (Saturday Walking Football) Volunteer Community Coaches wanted … Continue reading Sports Volunteering