Volunteer Welfare Officer

Working in a team of Welfare Officers and with management, coaches and other staff members and volunteers towards a common goal of achieving and maintaining a positive - child centred environment.  This is a challenging but positive role, enhancing the development of gymnasts through positively reinforcing the importance of safeguarding and welfare. 

Please enquire for a full job description.  


  • Child focused approach
  • Basic administration and record maintenance
  • Good communication skills
  • An awareness of the moral and legal responsibilities of all adults when working with children regarding their safety and well-being.

The idea candidate will be a parent or volunteer with professional experience in child protection and/or safeguarding e.g. police officer, social worker, teacher, nursery worker etc.

But this does not preclude those from other backgrounds applying. There is no requirement to have previously been involved with gymnastics. 


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Over 18's only
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Recruitment Process
  • Training provided
    Safeguarding children in sport and British gymnastics Time to Listen course supplied by the Club
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    Membership to British Gymnastics
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

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Availability Details



Active Life Centre
RG21 6XR

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