Recruitment and volunteering

We’ve an extensive range of sports, health and fitness internship and volunteering opportunities in coaching, event management, facility management, marketing, media and officiating running throughout the year.

If you have time, energy and commitment why not be the difference and play your part!

Current vacancies and internship opportunities

Passionate about sport and getting others active?

Join our volunteer team and gain experience coordinating your own sports session.

just play sport coordinator description

To apply, please email your CV to Amy Beattie at by Sunday 4 October

Passionate about football? Join our team as a Casual Football Referee within our student Social Football League programme. We require students to referee our 6-a-side leagues throughout the academic year. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working in sport whilst at university.

Casual Football Job Description

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to Amy Beattie at by Wednesday 30 September.

Applying for an internship

Please complete and return an internships application form by the relevant deadline to contact named in description above.

Why volunteer?

Volunteers and coaches play a vital role in sport. Volunteering is one of the best ways to develop your professional skills, gain experience and enhance your CV. There is no better time to do it than at University and many employers take volunteering into consideration when they recruit.

As a volunteer you'll:

  • gain knowledge and experience in the sport, health and fitness and environment
  • develop transferable skills such as communication, confidence, time management, organisation and leadership
  • achieve personal satisfaction by helping others
  • have fun and meet new people
  • enhance your employability
  • gain recognised qualifications

We have a range of volunteering opportunities for you to get involved in: our annual running events including the Campus 5K and the Dumyat Hill Race, our weekly participation lessons in sport, and our Fitness Centre. If you’d like to find out more, contact us on

Contact the Sports Volunteer Coordinator