DMUactive Volunteering Academy

The DMUactive Volunteering Academy offers a fantastic opportunity for students to volunteer alongside their studies and develop a range of skills that will boost their employability. As part of the academy, there are currently two roles that students can get involved with.

DMUactive Activator

The main role of a DMUactive Activator is to assist with the development and facilitation of the DMUactive programme for DMU student and staff members, by ensuring a smooth and positive delivery of weekly recreational sport sessions at the university.

Active League Activator

The main role of an Active League Activator is to assist with the organisation, coordination and officiating of the Active League (intra mural) fixtures that take place on a weekly basis throughout the academic year.

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Activator Vacancies

As the new academic year fast approaches, DMUsport are looking for 50 student volunteers to support the department with the delivery and coordination of De Montfort University’s recreational sport and fitness programme, DMUactive. The department are looking to recruit 27 activators to run the weekly DMUactive sessions and then 23 activators to run the DMU Intra Mural leagues, known as Active Leagues.

By being an activator at DMU there are a number of amazing benefits that you will receive; this ranges from gaining free DMU coaching kit to being able to enhance your CV through developing a variety of skills such as leadership, organisation and how to work as a team. Also there will be the opportunity to attend role specific training and courses (e.g. coaching qualifications and referee courses). Please find the role descriptions and how to apply to become an activator below!

Any questions or queries in regards to the DMUactive activator recruitment process or if you just want more information about being an activator then please email DMUactive on or call 0116 207 8140.

Application Deadline: 20th of September 2020


DMUactive Activators

Badminton Activator Role Description/ Application

Football (Outdoor) Activator Role Description/ Application

Gymnastics (Stretching) Activator Role Description/ Application

Indoor Football (Futsal) Activator Role Description/ Application

Self-Defence Activator Role Description/ Application

Table Tennis Activator Role Description/ Application

Active League Activators  

Active 3x3 Basketball League Activator Role Description/ Application

Active Football League Activator Role Description/ Application

Active Futsal League Activator Role Description/ Application

Active Indoor Cricket League Activator Role Description/ Application

DMUsport are working to ensure all our activity operates in a Covid-19 safe way. Student leaders and coaches are up to date on all plans, and these will be announced on our web pages as soon as possible. Unfortunately plans have been impacted due to the recent Government announcements and we appreciate your patience as we translate these to our programmes as quickly as possible. 

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