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Get into Volunteering

Jersey FA

Get Into Volunteering

Why should you volunteer your time with in local football?

  • Learn new skills.
  • Meet new people.
  • Support your community.
  • Support the development of local football.
  • Play a role in the future development of the next generation of players.
  • Be the difference you want to see in the game.
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You can volunteer at any age, as long as you are able to fulfil your allocated roles and responsibilities. For young volunteers aged 14+ the Jersey FA provide a Youth Council, called Change4Football visit the Young Volunteers page for more information.

There are a number of local clubs you can volunteer at. In the first instance you can either contact the club secretary you wish to volunteer at, or if you are not sure where you want to volunteer you can contact us here at the Jersey FA and we will be happy to signpost you to the right club. or call 730433.


Most roles you will not need any Qualification however - If you are working with children you will need to pass your FA Child Safeguarding Course and Criminal Records Check.

Safeguarding Children courses run every few months and is held over one evening. The course fee is £35 Clubs have the discretion to subsidise course fees for committed volunteers to find out when our next Safeguarding children course is contact

Criminal Record Checks (CRC) are a way of ensuring a fun and safe learning environment for everyone in local football. To complete your CRC you will need;

  • A proof of address i.e. utility bill.
  • A form of Identification i.e. Passport or Driving license
  • Administration fee of £10
  • Contact Jersey FA Business Manager Robert Lawrence at to commence the process.

If you wish to volunteer as a coach you will need to obtain an FA level 1 Coaching Football Qualification. For more information on the next course visit the 'Get into Coaching' page.

These processes are simple and easy to complete don't let them put you off volunteering.


See the Volunteer Roles Page for more information.

You can contact the Jersey FA via telephone: 01534 730433

Get in touch

Jersey FA Office

(9am-5pm Mon-Friday)


Tel: 01534 730433

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Safeguarding and Welfare

Safeguarding & Welfare with the Jersey FA 

Jersey FA takes Safeguarding extremely seriously. We are working to make the game as safe and enjoyable as possible. This work is delivered through Jersey FA's in conjunction with Jersey Football Combination League and Clubs.

The FA Respect


The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.

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