Waikato Hockey


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Youth Volunteer Programme

Designed for Years 9 through to 13 that are doing:

  • Coaching
  • Umpiring
  • Event Volunteering

The Youth Volunteer Programme runs over two years and aims to develop students with the skills and confidence to demonstrate leadership and volunteerism within a Sporting context in their school environment or the wider community. Students will meet 4 times per year.

Students will:

  • Meet 4 times per year
  • Work towards their Youth Volunteering and Leadership Award.
  • Participate in leadership development sessions through WILSS.
  • Link with practical leadership opportunities including in school and after-school sessions, holiday programmes and community events.
  • Obtain valuable work experience, enhance their CVs, and increase their own knowledge and skills.
  • Meet and connect with other young people who are exercising their leadership skills and making a positive difference in their communities.

Upon completion students will be presented a certificate that will enhance their CV.

Students are assessed on volunteering 20, 45 or 100 hours. Already performed 2023 Volunteer hours can be used for this course.

Please register your interest by emailing reiner@waikatohockey.org.nz