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Club Volunteer Coordinator

Many rugby clubs have reported the benefits of having someone dedicated to volunteer management – a Club Volunteer Coordinator (PDF 43kB) (CVC).

Canadian players take an informal coaching session with children

Photo: RFU Archive

This position can be a pastoral role to ensure all the volunteers are happy and catered for, but also look at ways the volunteer workforce can be expanded.  The RFU has some informal guidance on CVC Responsibilities and provides a CVC Training Course.

The RFU has several resources to help CVCs be successful in their roles, including:

CVCs can also register to receive Activate, the volunteer team produced bi-monthly e-newsletter. Club Volunteer Coordinators can register by logging on to RugbyFirst or by completing a CVC Registration Form (MS Word DOC 290kB) and returning it by e-mail to