GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL WOULDN’T EXIST WITHOUT THE THOUSANDS OF INCREDIBLE VOLUNTEERS.
There are lots of different roles required to run a football club, from secretaries and treasurers to coaches and welfare officers, local clubs need volunteers to keep running and ensure they provide football For All.
Below are some of the roles that you can get involved in and a brief explanation of them.
The role of a chairperson is to oversee the running of the club/league and ensure that it is run efficiently and managed appropriately. They will lead club/league meetings and provide leadership in all areas such as club tournaments, etc.
The Secretary is one of the most important roles in a club or league. The main point of contact for Sheffield & Hallamshire CFA, team managers and clubs/leagues, the Secretary will look after the administrative duties for the club/league.
Manager or Coach
All teams will require a manager to organise the team for fixtures, lead the team on match days, and organise training. In a lot of cases this will also include coaching the team as well to develop their ability.