Volunteers needed for 2017

Volunteers needed for 2017

  • Dec 16,2016

Volunteer Recruitment Programme: 

Basketball Ireland is seeking volunteers for a number of events throughout 2017.


Volunteers will be needed for the following events:


FIBA U18 Women's European Championships Division B - which is being hosted by Basketball Ireland in August of next year

The Hula Hoops National Cup finals (27th, 28th and 29th January 2017, National Basketball Arena Tallaght)

Subway All-Ireland Schools Cup Finals (23rd, 24th and 25th January 2017, National Basketball Arena Tallaght)

Schools League Finals (27, 28 Feb and 1st – 3rd March 2017, National Basketball Arena Tallaght)


All roles will be based in Dublin.


Roles for events from January to March:

(Roles available will depend on the event)


* Media (all events) i.e. journalists, social media, commentary, media liaisons, streaming assistant.

* Stewards (all events)

* Field of Play Assistants (balls, team benches, floor wipers) (all events)


If you are interested in volunteering for the above events, please contact Triona Leahy, Volunteer Recruitment and Training Co-ordinator at tleahy@basketballireland.ie outlining which event you are interested in and identify which role you wish to apply for. 


Please application before Friday 6th January 2017 for the events which fall between January and March.


FIBA U18 Women’s European Championships Division B 


Event dates: 2nd/3rd August to 14th August 2017

Event location: National Basketball Arena Tallaght and National Indoor Arena, Blanchardstown


Note there will be test events and training days in the lead up to the FIBA U18 Women’s European Championships Division B.


*Media (all events) i.e. journalists, social media, commentary, media liaisons, streaming assistant.

*Stewards (all events) (access control)

*Field of play Assistants (balls, team benches, floor wipers) (all events)

*Team Attaches – a second language is an advantage.
*Referee/Commissioner Attaches
*Administration assistants (i.e. accreditation team, assistant in organisers office)

*Hotel Information Desk

*Translators

*Health Officials (doctors/nurses/physios/first aiders)

*IT

*Presentation Team (entertainment, opening and closing ceremony)


Applications closing date will be confirmed in 2017 for the FIBA U18 Women’s European Championships.


Please contact Triona Leahy, Volunteer Recruitment and Training Co-ordinator at tleahy@basketballireland.ie in and identify which role you wish to apply for, please also provide a brief description of your background.

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