Job Vacancies, Paid and Voluntary

Job Vacancies, Paid and Voluntary

Job opportunities paid and voluntary will appear here.
Volunteering to help
Volunteering to help with a club or just for a one-off event can be very satisfying and may open up opportunities to permanent roles or paid jobs - as well as broadening ones experience, maybe adding to your CV.
There are now 4 ways to volunteer:
  1 do it yourself - contact a local club or event organiser you know or even the Herts Badminton Association Development Co-ordinator Dave Bartlett
  2  BADMINTON England's Volunteering website:
  3 If you are a Herts Uni student:  contact your Higher Education Badminton Officer, Matthew Widdicombe
  4 Sign up with Sport England's biggest national source of sport, volunteering and culture in the UK Join in 

Herts Sports Partnership have recently partnered with Join In to provide Sports Clubs in Hertfordshire with a FREE service to find more helping hands for Sports Clubs.

If you need more support at your sports clubs, events or competitions please add any opportunities by clicking here.  It’s really easy to add volunteer positions on the Join In website, simply;

1.      Go

2.      Click ‘we need volunteers’

3.      Click on ‘create a club’ page and then add your details

4.      Volunteers will be able to see these details and can apply for your positions.

If you need any support with recruiting more volunteers you can contact your local Join In Hertfordshire Coordinator on the email addresses below;





Voluntary: There are often opportunities for coaches giving free sessions in schools, either one-off or on a regular basis.  For information email HBA Coaching Co-ordinator, Brian Jackson.
Hatfield Leisure Centre are looking for a No Strings Co-ordinator to run their badminton session.  Job Filled May15
 How To Get Involved
Any coach can be No Strings Co-ordinator, to find out more about No Strings please click here. Becoming a No Strings Co-ordinator couldn’t be easier, all you have to do is email and request a No Strings DVD. Once you’ve watched it you’re ready to start!  Pay: £10-£15 p/h
 Contact Rob Flack, BE Regional Workforce Manager if interested
InterCounty Match Secretary
Job Filled June 2014
Restricted Tournament Committee
To organise the HBA Restricted Tournament usually at the end of September each year,.
Comprehensive list of roles in HSBA and HBA, many of which need to be filled, can be found by clicking here.  If you are able to provide a little time to help it would be in a very worthwhile cause: please contact HBA Chairman, Malcolm Fraser, for more information.

Dates for Your Diary

HBA January Newsletter 

Promote Women's and Girls' Badminton  
'This Girl Can 'in Herts is back in less than 2 weeks – Monday 18th to Sunday 24th June 2018.
Create an event and get  it promoted by Herts Sport Partnership,
Then see it advertised on TGC website
Hertfordshire Senior Silver
18 August 2018 to 19 August 2018
Hertfordshire Sports Village
Singles on Saturday, Doubles Sunday
 Entry open: 03 June 2018 10:00 (GMT +01:00)
Entry deadline: 29 July 2018 23:59 (GMT +01:00)
 Tournament contact Eddie Lintott
 County Fixtures evening
Thursday 6th September  7:30pm until 10:00pm
in Birchwood Leisure Centre Sportsman's room
 Contact Graham:
Compliance with General Data Protection Regulations
All  badminton clubs, leagues and county badminton associations will need to be compliant with these EU regulations by 25 May this year. BE Head Office are preparing advisory documents and they will become available on their Governance
webpage over the coming weeks. 
MasterStrokes Badminton Coaching -  Starting 22 April
 Returning to the sport after some time out?
A social player looking to play competitively?A regular player looking to make improvements to your game?An older junior looking to step up to a senior club?Come and join us!·Sessions led by qualified and experienced coaches·A mixture of coaching and games·For those looking to take their game on to the next levelWhen: Sundays 7-9pm: Starting 22 April Where: Hertfordshire Sports Village (HSV) Cost: £10 per night (pay on the night)Interested? Email or call 07899 726909 to register


Wimbledon Summer Team Tournament 21st & 22nd July 2018

One of the best team tournaments in the badminton calendar is back in 2018 at the Wimbledon Racquets & Fitness Club.

The Wimbledon Summer Team tournament has been going for over 10 years and in that time has gone from strength to strength. It's a fabulous competitive and fun 

Team event but also a fantastic social event on the Saturday night with disco, BBQ and fancy dress.

Anyone who has played Gold or Silver Senior events, or has represented their county at Senior Level or is a Division 1, 2 club player would be eligible and enjoy this event.

Each team consists of three men and three women ranked one to three. Each team will play a minimum of five hybrid matches over the two days. A hybrid match consists of 9 rubbers ( 1 game to 21), 3 men's doubles, 3 women's doubles and 3 mixed.

Entry fee of £44 per player (£264 per team) is great value as it includes all the weekends badminton, party pass to disco and BBQ (which is great food) and a free Tournament Shirt. Cash prizes are available for at least first and second placed teams plus other prizes available.

If you are interested or want to find out more, please find attached link to the entry form 


or please contact the tournament organiser Tracy Dineen Places are limited and this is a popular event so don't delay!!