Last updated:
30 June 2017

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Flat green bowling coach volunteer (Durrington)

Volunteer to coach customers at The Pines day centre flat green bowling at a local venue.

The Pines day centre in Durrington near Worthing provides a wide range of activities for adults with learning disabilities. The centre is currently seeking a volunteer to coach the centre's customers in flat green bowling.

We are looking for someone who can coach and support small groups of adults with learning disabilities to play flat green bowling at a local venue.

How to apply

You can apply using our online form.

Apply online

Alternatively you can download a version of our application form which you can complete and send to us.

Application form (Word, 76KB)

Send your completed application form to:

The Pines
Faraday Close
West Sussex
BN13 3RB

Role description 

Skills required

A full understanding of the rules and techniques required to play flat green bowling and the patience to develop the skills of adults with learning disabilities.

Ideal volunteer

A volunteer who enjoys playing and coaching flat green bowling, preferably with local knowledge of clubs likely to support this venture. 

Details of duties

  • To meet players at a local flat green bowling venue.
  • To spend a few hours playing and coaching in the rules and techniques of the game.

Regularity of duties

One morning or afternoon a week during the season, dependent upon appropriate weather.

Guidance and support

The adults will be brought to the bowling venue and collected from the sessions by a trainer from the day centre which the adults attend. The trainer will liaise with the volunteer and be responsible for providing support to the volunteer.

Training and equipment

Volunteers will receive a formal introductory session before beginning their role.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Volunteers will not be required to have a DBS check before undertaking the role.


Volunteers will be required to provide one reference before undertaking the role.


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