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Young Volunteers

The Norfolk FA Young Volunteers' programme aims to recruit, retain, develop, reward and provide a progressive pathway within #NorfolkFootball.

The programme has the ambition and dedication to engage the next generation of young volunteers - we aim to upskill, develop and provide opportunities for young volunteers within Norfolk.

With this programme championing young people who voluntarily work towards developing themselves and others within the grassroots game, it provides credible experience which in turn evolves employability, making you stand out from the rest.

Norfolk football is thriving thanks to the army of volunteers who turn out each week to support the running of the game.

Part of this army are young volunteers that fulfill a variety of roles within #NorfolkFootball from pitch maintenance, coaching, refereeing and many more...

Another opportunity to volunteer is by being part of the Norfolk FA Youth Council.

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By Phone: 01603 704050
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

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Norfolk FA LEADERSHIP Camp 2019

If you are or know of a young person aged 12-18, who’s enthusiastic about football and wanting to develop knowledge within the game – then the Norfolk FA Leadership Camp could be just for you!

The Norfolk FA Youth Council strive to make Norfolk football better by providing a voice for young people within the game through any role. This is a newly designed Leadership Camp that Norfolk FA Staff and Youth Council Members are going to deliver. This camp will engage with the next generation, give young people the opportunity to explore a number of roles within the grassroots game.

The camp will cover workshops such as Leadership, Coaching, Refereeing and Marketing. Our aim is for the young people to learn new or build on existing skills to support them in their own grassroots environment. The camp will last for two days and will be based at our Football Development Centre (theFDC) located in Bowthorpe. The two days will give young people the opportunity to meet like-minded individuals and potentially be inspired to take up a career within Football.

Details of the camp are as follows (please note that the camp is for 12-18 year olds):

Date: Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th August 2019

Time: 10am – 3pm

Venue: theFDC – Bowthorpe Par, Norwich, NR5 9ED

Cost: £10.00

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If you have any questions regarding the camp, please contact Harry Diggens by emailing or call County Headquarters on 01603 704050 (Opt. 1, Ext. 2).

For more information regarding the Norfolk FA Youth Council please click here.


Click below for the enrolment form.


The programme is aimed at 12-24 years old interested in volunteering to develop your leadership skills within football.

  • Upskill you in your specific skill set
  • Develop your life skills, communication, organisation etc.
  • Enable you to network with other young people with similar interests as you
  • Allow you to work closely with County FA and FA staff, exposing you to valuable knowledge and experiences

  • All round development – Personal & Skill
  • Employability – Volunteering on CV
  • Priceless experience can be gained
  • Networking with CFA & FA Staff
  • Support through qualifications
  • Recognition via FA Certificates, Awards and Social Media
  • A pathway into the National FA Football Futures Programme

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