ECB Umpire Tutor

England and Wales Cricket Board

Salary This is a voluntary role therefore standard perks and benefits would not be applicable
  • Closing: 11:01am, 28th Apr 2023 BST

Perks and benefits

Life Insurance
Wellness programs
Employee Assistance Programme
Additional parental leave
Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
Paid volunteer days
Cycle to work scheme

Candidate happiness

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Job Description


To deliver the ECB Umpiring Course to prospective new umpires.


The England and Wales Cricket Board is the national governing body for all cricket in England and Wales, supporting the game at every level – from grassroots to professional.

We believe cricket is a force for good that can have an enduring impact on everyone’s lives and we have an ambitious strategy to inspire a generation to say ‘cricket is a game for me’. It provides great entertainment. It teaches important skills, both physical and social.  It can help inclusion and social cohesion, bringing communities together.

The ECB welcomes applications from all backgrounds to ensure we deliver our Inspiring Generations strategy and fulfil our purpose to connect communities and improve lives through cricket.


  • Stronger As One Team – We are stronger together. We allow for individual strengths and beliefs but head in the same direction. We respect, support and really listen to each other along the way.

  • Push New Boundaries – We are bold, brave and curious. We challenge and don’t settle. We forge the future whilst remembering our roots.

  • Be The Best In The Game – On & Off The Pitch – We train hard. We strive to be our best to help the team be the best. We celebrate our victories and learn from our let downs.

  • Passion For Play – We are here to inspire & be inspired. We are serious about what we do, but don’t take ourselves seriously. We enjoy the journey and have fun.


  • You have a passion for personal and professional development

  • You enjoy keeping up to speed on developments and practices in umpiring

  • You thrive in a learning environment


  • To contribute to a positive learning experience by delivering content in an inspiring manner

  • To demonstrate high levels of professionalism, knowledge and expertise

  • To work closely with Counties to contribute to the smooth organisation of the course

  • To commit to developing yourself and to maintaining mandatory training requirements (see below)



  • Experience of teaching, training or tutoring

  • Knowledge and understanding of the Laws of Cricket

  • Knowledge and understanding of current umpiring practice

  • Experience of supporting the development of umpires

  • Understanding of the use of modern technology to facilitate learning


  • Knowledge and understanding of the application of blended learning

  • Knowledge and understanding of current educational practices

Role specifics:

Mandatory training commitment:

  • Completion of the ECB’s tutor training course; relevant safeguarding qualification; in-date DBS check

Delivery requirements:

  • Must be able to commit to delivering 3 courses per 12 month period.

Course content:

  • Preparation, player and game management, communication and teamwork

Course duration:

  • 7 hours


  • ECB kit will be provided and which is required to be worn when delivering the course.

Removing bias from the hiring process

Applications closed Fri 28th Apr 2023


Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Fri 28th Apr 2023