Volunteer Programme

If you are interested in volunteering opportunities with Magpies in the Community whether its helping on match days, coaching opportunities or supporting the team at events and fund raisers we would love to hear from you.  Please see below for further information.  

 

Club Ambassadors

Locations - York Road and in the Maidenhead area

Contact:  Helen Park
E-mail:  helen@maidenheadunitedfc.org
Tel:  07775 583375

Role

  • To support various events the club has running or is part of
  • To support with local promotion including Summer/Christmas fairs
  • To promote various programmes available to the public including the junior magpie membership to the club
  • Help run stalls in the town centre
  • Meet and greet the public
  • Promote and engage with members of the public to inform them about the club and its programmes
  • Register Junior magpies
  • Support one off events
  • Happy to be called on if available to support the programme.

Time Commitment

  • Commitment to vary approximately 6-10 hours a month

Skills and Qualifications

  • Own transport an advantage
  • Friendly and reliable
  • Good communicator at ease with talking to the public
  • Enthusiastic and positive

Training and support

  • Full training in roles given
  • To be part of a volunteer team
  • Regular team meetings as determined by role

 

 

Coaching

Location - York Road and in the Maidenhead area

Contact:  Mark Nisbet
E-mail:  mark.nisbet@maidenheadunitedfc.org
Tel: 07738 585507

Role      

To support Maidenhead United’s community coaching programme in schools, across the community and at the club.

Description of tasks

  • Supporting the Coaching programme at appropriate level
  • Completion of necessary paperwork

Time Commitment

  • 4 hours - 24 hours a month

Skills and qualifications

  • Minimum Level 1 football qualification or willing to work towards qualifications
  • DBS check
  • FA child protection training
  • First aid qualification (desirable)

Training and Support

  • Further Football qualifications and other coaching programmes linked to programmes needs
  • Mentoring opportunities
  • Generic training opportunities
  • Regular team meetings as determined by the role
  • Kit to support role

 

 

Home Game and Mascot Support

Location - York Road and in the Maidenhead area

Contact:  Amy Saunders
E-mail:  amy@maidenheadunitedfc.org 
Tel:  07738 969553

Role

  • To support the mascot at events and or support the community home game offer at the club and in the community

Description of tasks

  • To support Mascot at various events including club home games
  • Be present at home games and other community events to meet and greet people and give out leaflets and promotions
  • To support general tasks at home games and to support the experience of the junior mascots

Time Commitment

  • 4 hours—20 hours a month (Seasonal)

Skills and Qualifications

  • DBS Check
  • To attend Child Protection training
  • Lively, fun, energetic
  • To adapt to events needs to maximise promotion and profile


Training and Support

  • Training as identified
  • Regular team meetings as determined by the role