Referee Coordinator

USQ’s gameplay department, managed by the executive director and the director of events and partnerships, consists of gameplay coordinators, referee coordinators, snitch coordinators, and rules coordinators. Staff in this department work together to supervise and run all aspects of USQ gameplay, ensuring that the league maintains high standards of competition and fair play. 

This is a year round volunteer position. Volunteers will receive a USQ email address and attend meetings with other volunteers on their team or in their department as needed. They will have the opportunity to work on a variety of USQ programs and events, including regional championships and US Quidditch Cup. When they volunteer at a USQ event, they get free housing and other perks. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develops and maintains the referee certifying and evaluating program
  • Develops and administers referees training resources
  • Evaluates and enforces USQ gameplay rules

Tasks may include but are not limited to

  • Discuss potential changes to referee certifying and evaluating program
  • Create and maintain referee resources
  • Develop and ensure standard of safety and equipment regulations
  • Review USQ rules and regulations, and ensure they can be implemented by referees
  • Schedule Referees for USQ Events
  • Survey referees post event season
  • Collaborate with gameplay department teams on other projects

Minimum Requirements

  • 1+ years as certified USQ referee
  • Passion for the sport and its rules
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills
  • Available to volunteer a minimum of 2 hours/week, including meetings

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please fill out this form linked here. If you have any questions please reach out to volunteer@usquidditch.org.