Norwich Devils American Football Club

1989 BNGL National Champions - 2002 BAFL Division 2 Champions - 2007 BAFL Division 2 Champions

Devils Looking For 2016 Committee Volunteers

The Norwich Devils are looking for volunteers with an interest in local American Football to join our committee for 2016. The Devils are a non-profit organisation and rely on the good will of volunteers to run the administrative side of the club. We are looking for anybody with a background in administration who can give a little time and wants to get involved in local American football.

All committee positions are open for application and will be voted on by the club members at the Norwich Devils AGM with some support positions appointed after the club officers have been announced.

The Positions are:
General Manager. The General Manager is responsible for the club as a whole making sure the Norwich Devils retains its focus as a community driven organisation administered for the benefits its members. The General Manager will be expected to co-ordinate committee efforts, organise events, attend mandatory league meetings and chair regular committee meetings.

Treasurer. The treasurer is responsible for the financial side of the club. The treasurer’s responsibilities includes producing up to date accounts for meetings, collecting player fees and paying suppliers.

Secretary. The secretary is responsible for general club administration. The secretary’s role includes processing general club correspondence, processing and archiving club member and league paperwork.

Senior Team Head Coach. The Senior team head coach is responsible for the running of the adult team. The senior head coach will be expected co-ordinate the activities of adult team by producing a comprehensive yearly plan and deliver safe, high quality sessions to develop and motivate the adult team towards its goal of competitive football in the BAFANL. In order to apply for this position you must have a minimum of a BAFCA Level 1 qualification and a minimum of one years coaching experience at co-ordinator level.

The following positions will also be open for application and will be appointed by the 2016 committee:

Recruitment – Responsible for organizing events, driving recruitment and increasing the membership.

Sponsorship – Responsible for recruiting sponsors and partners to help fund the team’s activities.

PR & Marketing – Responsible for organising PR events, liaising with media organisations, producing merchandise & PR materials, producing news and media items.

Webmaster – Responsible for the running of the club website.

The Devils are currently looking to recruit a separate committee to run the affairs of it’s under 19s (Youth and Junior) program.

Under 19s General Manager. The u19s General Manager is responsible for the youth and junior programs making sure the Norwich Devils retains its focus as a community driven organisation administered for the benefits its members. The u19s General Manager will be expected to co-ordinate u19 committee efforts, co-ordinate the club’s safeguarding program, organize events, attend mandatory league meetings and chair regular committee meetings.

U19s Treasurer. The treasurer is responsible for the financial side of the club. The treasurer’s responsibilities includes producing up to date accounts for meetings, collecting player fees and paying suppliers.

U19s Secretary. The secretary is responsible for general club administration. The secretary’s role includes processing general club correspondence, processing and archiving club member and league paperwork.

Youth (14-16) Team Head Coach. The youth team head coach is responsible for the running of the youth program. The youth team head coach will be expected co-ordinate the activities of the youth program by producing a comprehensive yearly plan and deliver safe, high quality sessions to develop and motivate the youth team while competing in BAFANL. In order to apply for this position you must have a minimum of a BAFCA Level 1 qualification and a minimum of one years coaching experience at co-ordinator level.

Junior (17-19) Team Head Coach. The junior team head coach is responsible for the running of the junior program. The junior team head coach will be expected co-ordinate the activities of the junior program by producing a comprehensive yearly plan and deliver safe, high quality sessions to develop and motivate the junior team while competing in BAFANL. In order to apply for this position you must have a minimum of a BAFCA Level 1 qualification and a minimum of one years coaching experience at co-ordinator level.

All applicants for youth & junior team/committee positions will be required to undergo a DBS check in accordance with our safeguarding guidelines.

The Norwich Devils be holding its annual General meeting on Sunday October 18th, 2015. Please note this meeting is only open to invited applicants and the current membership. During the meeting the club members will vote on which applicants it wishes to appoint and take the club forwards to 2016. All applications must be received by 11pm on October 16th, 2015 to be considered. If you wish to apply for any of the roles above please apply in writing to General Manager Craig Sim via the contact us tab on the menu.

Updated: 29 September 2015 — 12:12

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