Regional Development Officers

  • Job Reference: 00001128-1
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2022
  • Recruiter: British Dodgeball
  • Location: Huddersfield, Yorkshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £21,000
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Regional Development Officer will be responsible for generating interest and increasing participation in dodgeball within their region of the UK. There are 2 regions that we are currently advertising for. East Region includes the counties of Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, London, Surrey, Sussex, Kent, Essex. West Region includes the counties of Birmingham and the Black Country, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire and the IOW, Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.


The role may include elements of:

  • organising, developing and delivering our events,
  • sourcing funding,
  • producing promotional material,
  • keeping statistical records,
  • planning and undertaking administrative tasks,
  • liaising and working with relevant organisations including schools, colleges, universities, clubs, councils and active partnerships,
  • monitoring and assessing progress,
  • coaching sessions within the community,
  • delivering coach education courses.




  • Manage the delivery of the British Dodgeball Primary School events within your region
  • Coordinate and deliver the junior regional leagues within your region
  • Coordinate the development of evening/weekend events involving new and existing junior clubs within your region
  • Deliver our suite of coach education courses within your region
  • Coach dodgeball sessions within your region
  • Work with SGO’s and Active Partnerships when required to assist with and deliver their School Games events
  • Support the development of new and existing dodgeball clubs within your region
  • Source funding within your region to develop new opportunities for the sport of dodgeball
  • Create new opportunities for people to play dodgeball
  • To undertake any other duties as may be required from your line manager from time to time