last few weeks, we have been approached by a number of individuals and local
businesses offering their skills and experience completely free of charge as we
progress through the ongoing challenges of Covid-19 and embed our sustainability
initiatives to provide strong foundations for the Club as a whole and successon the pitch.
also been listening to a large number of our supporters who have told us thatthey will “do anything” for the Club they adore.
So we aretherefore launching our VolunteerInitiative to further strengthen, and deepen, our pool of dedicated
supporters and local businesses who feel they have the skills, experience, time
availability and personal commitment to support the Club's Executive Managementin the running of their Club.
What isthe Club looking for?
more a question of ‘what can you do for the Club?' and we invite you to tell us
exactly what skills and experience you feel you can offer us. It's not just
about sharing your ideas, it's about rolling up your sleeves and helping us getthings done.
set out below some suggestions of the kind of skills, across a number of
operational areas, that our dedicated supporters or local businesses may
possess and would be keen to help us with. However this list is far from exhaustive,
so if you feel you have a valuable skill set or business acumen in other areasthat can support the Club then we would love to hear from you as well.
|Branding & PR Website and graphic design Dataanalytics Digital media & content|
|Partnership development Retail management and administration Non-match day event coordination Junior Poolies administration|
|Volunteer coordination Club historian and statistician Decoration, joinery & electrical Cleaning|
|Photography PA announcements H'Angus the Monkey Programme & lottery selling|
How do Iapply to be a Volunteer?
Simply download and complete the Club's ‘Volunteer Application Form'
You can then send it to the Club by email, by post or hand deliver.
- Emailyour completed Application Form to:
- Postor hand deliver your completed Application Form to:
Hartlepool United FC
Applications are welcome
from those that have an appropriate skillset regardless of gender,race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.
Whatpersonal skills do I need?
important priority is that you are willing and able to give your time and
commitment to the Club. Before applying to be a volunteer please consider the
impact such a role may have on your family, home and work time. Whilst the personal
skills you require will, to a certain extent, depend on the nature of the role
you are looking to provide, you will need to be able to demonstrate thefollowing attributes:
- Clear communication and organisation;
- Willingness to work to deadlines;
- Excellent customer-facing skills;
- Ability to work within a team of similarly mindedindividuals;
roles may require Safeguarding and DBS security clearance checks to be carried
out In the event of your application being successful, this will be discussedwith you if relevant.
Whyshould I Volunteer?
Volunteering can help you learn new skills, gain experience and sometimes
even qualifications. Through volunteering
you can challenge yourself to try something different, achieve
personal goals, practice using your skills and discover hidden talents. Or you
may simply choose to volunteer because you are a passionate Poolie who wants tofeel more involved and connected with your Club.