Dartford FC Looking for Media Volunteers!


The team at Dartford Football Club, who play in the National League South, are looking for two volunteers to join their match day media team.

The two roles are:
- Social Media Matchday Commentator
- Matchday Reporter

These are ideal opportunities are for individuals looking for a career in sports journalism and looking for an opportunity to gain experience; perhaps to aid them in a future career.

Social Media Matchday Commentator

We are looking for someone that is experienced using social media, but more specifically Twitter. They will have a knowledge of what is expected of a match day feed but also an interest around commentating.

Matchday Report

We are looking for someone that has strong English language skills, ideally a student that is studying English, Journalism etc at university or an A-Level student that is looking to boost their UCAS application.

The role will require someone to commit to all but at least the majority of games, both home and away. Most games will take place on Saturday afternoons 3pm but you would be expected to be at the game an hour before then a hour after in order to carry out Player of the Match duties. Midweek games are to be expected dependant on progression of cup competitions

The duration would be expected to be all season. This is from roughly August through to May. The actual season dates are yet to be confirmed.

We will provide you with free entry to the game, food expenses as well as a free program. For away games your travel will be covered but also you will gain free entry. We will also provide you equipment for you to fulfil the role/

To apply please send a copy of your CV & a cover letter stating why you would be suited for the role or what you hope to gain by fulfilling the role.

Please contact James Sanwell for more information on reception@dartfordfc.com