Get Involved

 

There are a huge number of benefits to volunteering in sport whilst at University. These include developing your transferrable skills, growing your social networks, helping sustain and develop activity, and, fundamentally, the opportunity to make yourself more employable. As part of the Sports Union's Coaching and Volunteering Academy, this page will provide details of both internal (Sports Union) and external (wider University and local community) volunteer opportunities, which will provide you with the opportunity to take your involvement in sport to the next level.

EUSU Volunteering Opportunities

 Opportunity
 When to get involved?
 More information
 Executive Committee

 Be part of the elected 10 person team that leads the Sports Union.

 The committee is elected in March / April.
 Nominations open in February / March time.
 Katie Macdonald
 (Sports.President@ed.ac.uk
 Club Committees

 Take on a leadership role within one of our 65 sports clubs.

 Club committees are elected at club AGMs.

 These take place in February / March time.

 Katie Macdonald
 (Sports.President@ed.ac.uk
 Intramural Committee

 The opportunity to take a lead in one of our Intramural sports.

 The committee is appointed in March / April.

 Ollie Cruickshank

 (Ollie.Cruickshank@ed.ac.uk)

  Inclusion Committee
 The opportunity to take a lead on championing inclusion across the Sports Union.
 The committee is appointed in March / April.

 Daniel Mutia

 (eusu.vicepresident@ed.ac.uk)

 Media & Events Team
 Keen to support the SU's media, communications, and events? Well, this how you can!
 The media team is always looking for new volunteers.
 Eve O'Loan

 (Eve.Oloan@ed.ac.uk)

 Finance Committee
 The opportunity to sit at the Sports Union's top table for finance, and have your say.
 The committee is elected in August.
 Cecilia Bosman
 (eusu.hontreasurer@ed.ac.uk
 Blues and Colours Committee

 Get involved with the process of rewarding and recognising our brilliant volunteers and athletes.

 The committee is appointed in August.
 Katie Macdonald
 (Sports.President@ed.ac.uk
 Volunteer Zambia

 Make a difference in Zambia with our international volunteering offering.

 Applications for the programme open in September.

 Check out our Volunteer Zambia webpage.

 Ross Simpson
 (Ross.Simpson@ed.ac.uk)
 


Other Opportunities

All other internal and external volunteer / coaching opportunities will appear in the table below, as they become available. These are opportunities that exisit within sport at the University, whether as part of the Sports Union, our clubs / IM teams / programmes, or any of our internal and external partners. If you have any questions regarding any of the opportunities below, please e-mail Millie Doherty (millie.doherty@ed.ac.uk). 

 Opportunity
 Organisation
 Application Deadline
 Job Description / Apply
 EUSU Inclusion Committee  Sports Union  Ongoing
 Click here
 EUSU Intramural Committee
 Sports Union
 Ongoing
 Click here
 EUSU Blues and Colours Committee
 Sports Union
 14th August
 Click here
 EUSU Finance Committee
 Sports Union
 14th August
 Click here
 Gymnastics Club - Coach (Paid)
 EU Gymnastics Club
 31st August
 Click here

 

The Sports Union have also partnered up with EUSA to promote opportunities that are external to the SU, and sport in general. EUSA's database includes opportunities from within the University, as well as the local community ranging from sport to youth work to animals, and everything in between. The database can be accessed via the link below.

EUSA's Volunteer Database

Advertising an opportunity

If your club / organisation has a volunteer opportunity that they would like to publicise via this page, then please get in touch with Sports.Union@ed.ac.uk

 

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