On behalf of the Wallace Group, Loughborough University are looking to recruit 6 experienced, passionate and committed Volunteer Zambia Student Sport Development Officers for 2019-2020.

The role of the Student Sport Development Officer is to work alongside and upskill Zambian partners (Sport In Action & Zambian Government Sport Organisations) by sharing knowledge & experience through the co-delivery of a range of sport development roles at selected placements within Community Sport Hubs (CSH’s) across the Zambian capital Lusaka. The focus of each role will differ due to individual skillsets & expertise determined by SIA. Students will work in conjunction with and alongside SIA staff and volunteers to support the implementation of their plans and a key element of the role will be to provide and receive feedback to individuals.


  • Netball Development Officer
  • Basketball Development Officer
  • Football Development Officer
  • Women’s Football Development Officer
  • Media, Marketing & Communications Development Officer

Find out more at one of the Volunteer Zambia Sport briefing sessions. These can all be booked onto via the CVA Portal:-

Wed 9th Oct 2019:- 18:30-19:30 in the Netball / Badminton Seminar Room

Thurs 10th Oct 2019:- 18:30-19:30 in the Netball / Badminton Seminar Room

Application Process:

Please submit the application form below to Cath Harvey - c.harvey@lboro.ac.uk 

Closing Date: 12 midnight on Sunday 20th October 2019

You will be notified if you have been selected for interview on Monday 21st October 2019

Interviews dates: Wednesday 23rd, Thursday 24th or Friday 25th October 2019

*If applying for the Media, Marketing & Communications Development Officer role, please include a portfolio with your application. 

Volunteer Zambia Student Sport Development Officer Role Description 2019-2020

Volunteer Zambia Student Sport Development Officer Application Form 2019-2020

More information relating to the Wallace Group and Volunteer Zambia can be found by visiting: www.wallacegroupuniversities.com