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Taringa Rovers Soccer FC

The success of a great club like ours is dependent on our volunteers and supporters.

A few hours of your time goes a long away towards helping us help our players and the Taringa Rovers community at large.

Volunteers are required for multiple roles across the organisation through out the year, please see some of the positions available below. If you are happy to be a general volunteer, we'd love to hear from you. Please email our volunteer coordinator.

Don't have a lot of time? Then click this link and help your club for an hour a season. 


VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



We want you and your people skills for this role. If you are someone who 


  • Has a sense of fun
  • Can help our volunteers work effectively
  • Assign volunteers appropriate tasks, and provide our volunteers with a description of their tasks. 
  • Provide support and guidance 
  • Coordinate our volunteers, manage our volunteer recruitment process. 

You are someone who will get to know our club very well. You will work very closely with everyone in the club, we are a volunteer run organisation. We have many experienced members who will support you and welcome you to our Taringa Rovers community.  

Skills required

  • Good written skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • High level communication skills

Time commitment

This role does not take a lot of time, if you have kids in the club it can be done around their training and playing times. You will have your own email and log in to the club's management system and this is done from home at your convenience. You will be responding to volunteer emails, and coordinating the clubs existing committee and members to support our new volunteers. You will report directly to the club president.  

Final thoughts

Instead of watching yet another season of MasterChef, you could be playing on your laptop at night contributing to Taringa Rovers and your football community. 


Keen to find out more? Please email the club Registrar.


Defib coordinator and first aid stock 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Mums and dads skilled in the medical industry, this volunteer role is for you. Please donate your time to give a presentation to our coaches, managers and ground officials on how the defib works, and what to do when it is needed. Please check the defib periodically throughout the season to ensure it is stocks and working. A second part of this role is to check the medical kit and first aid stock and ensure the kit is available, accessible and up to date should it be needed. Please contact our volunteer coordinator for more information.

Time commitment - 1 hour per month

Junior Carnival Coordinator 

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This is a role which can be done by one person, or two friends can take it on and share the experience.

  • Coordinate the U8 -  U12 Carnival to be held at the Club for a fun inhouse comp.
  • Create your carnival committee to assist you
  • Will suit someone with strong organisational skills.
  • This is a once a year carnival held at Taringa Rovers. You will be organising a fun day for all involved. There will be fixtures created for the teams by the director of coaching. Your role is to send out invitations, assist with creating teams, organising other fun activities and food and drinks. 
  • This carnival is only held once a year and it is a great way to bring the Taringa Rovers community together for a fun competitive inhouse comp. (This is not a fundraiser, you are not expected to ask for donations although we do hold a raffle on the day)
  • Please contact our volunteer coordinator for more information.

Time Commitment - The time commitment would be what suits you, this carnival is for our U8 - U12 teams and is held once a year for one morning on a weekend. It is a lot of fun for our junior players. Please get involved and help make this happen for our young players in 2022. They love it. 

Groundsman 

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Groundsman

Are you a local and would like to become involved with our Club? We need a groundsman to help keep our fields in tip top shape. We would love someone local who can take charge of the fields and coordinate contractors from time to time. If this sounds like you, please get in touch by contacting the club president.


Newsletter Coordinator 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC

Are you on a career break, staying at home with the kids while your partner is out working, or someone who has kids at the club and wants to give back? Then we want YOU. Keep your mind active while being involved with an amazing club, work with fun like minded people. 



  • Compile and distribute e-newsletter to members each month. 
  • Work alongside committee members & clubhouse manager to ensure relevant information is included
  • This is a great role, It will keep you involved with your child's club, and allow you the creative freedom to make a really fun interesting newsletter for our community.


Skills required

  • Use a computer well
  • Can re word things so it looks like it's written by an adult
  • Has a sense of layout, knows where to add pictures and understands 47 font has a place, maybe not in the newsletter 
  • Can use email competently to communicate with coaches, managers and committee members for content
  • You'll be given creative licence to create a newsletter for our Taringa community 
  • We have many experienced members who will support you and welcome you to our Taringa Rovers community.  

  • Excellent written skills
  • Good organisational skills

Time commitment

1 hours per week. You will be given a club email and access to the Taringa Rovers management system to communicate with parents, committee members, coaches, managers and more. This role is done from home when you can fit it in.  

Final thoughts

Instead of watching yet another season of MasterChef, you could be playing on your laptop at night contributing to Taringa Rovers and your football community.  Keen to find out more? Please email our volunteer coordinator.

EQUIPMENT OFFICER   

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Are you driving your player to training, then sitting in your car playing solitaire, or updating your facebook page? It's time to move on from that and do something productive like walk to the clubhouse and into the uniform shop and support your players club. If this is you, we need you for the role of Equipment Officer. You would have access to our uniform room where you would take stock of Footballs, cones, clipboards, corner flags, bibs and ensure that we have enough and order them in when they need to be replenished. This is an easy role and can be done while you're waiting for your player to finish training. It would be an immense help to our club and our players as well to have someone in charge of this important job.

Time commitment - once or twice a month, while you're waiting for your player to finish training, maybe an hour or two in total, which includes communicating with the head coaches to verify orders. 

 

Gardener 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Do you have a green thumb? Or finger? Then we want you. Please volunteer your time to help keep Taringa Rovers looking fresh especially around the clubhouse and dressing rooms. We will work with you to achieve your vision, and assist with teams of volunteers should you need a large turn out to get the bigger things done. This is a rewarding and enjoyable job and we welcome you to the Taringa Rovers community to help us keep our grounds beautiful. Please contact our volunteer coordinator to discuss how we can support you to support us. 


Time Commitment - what ever suits you - 1 hour per week at your leisure 

Match day/Ground Official Coordinator 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC


Ensure each team has a ground official representative for home games, record names (ground officials can be asked to report on match/ spectator incidents so the club needs to know the names). Please contact our volunteer coordinator to discuss.

Compere 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Do you have a voice of melted caramel, or know someone who loves to talk? Then we want you, or them. Our top teams need a compere.  This role is ad hoc, and the compere will only be required when the teams are playing home games. Want to know more? Please get in touch, we'd love to hear from you.Contact our volunteer coordinator. 

Movie event night/Social Coordinator 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Love throwing a good party or organizing a fun event. Please volunteer your time for this role within the Taringa Rovers Community. You would have free rein to design up to three fun social events per year for our community. With covid restrictions easing all the time, we would welcome some social events at our club. In the past our players have enjoyed movie nights, our mums have enjoyed Melbourne Cup Days, and our dads have enjoyed Friday nights at the club house. Please contact our volunteer coordinator for more information.


Time commitment - 1 hour per week

IS ADMIN YOUR STRENGTH? 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Taringa Rovers always needs strong admin support to help organise our club. If Admin is your strength, and you can donate some of your time to this, please get in touch. Contact volunteer@taringarovers.com.au

Trophy Organiser 

Taringa Rovers Soccer FC



Can you help organise the end of season trophies for the teams? Please get in touch, we would love to hear from you. The time commitment for this role is at the end of the season for 6 - 8 hours spread over 6 weeks Please contact our volunteer coordinator.

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