“Thousands of young people have got their careers off to a flying start and many have got their dream jobs thanks to football traineeships” English Football League
A fantastic opportunity to gain work experience and learn new skills, offering career progression paths within a sport and leisure environment. Your chance to be part of a Traineeship programme with your local football club.
You will spend three days a week at a professional club where you will get the chance to shadow professional members of club staff and community football coaches.
After successfully completing 12 weeks of employability skills, leadership qualifications and 100 hours of work experience, you will progress further with Sheffield United Community Foundation. We run a shorter study programme at level 1 as well as delivering maths and English to the level you are capable.
Must be aged 16-18
Not hold a level 3 qualification or higher
Not be in full time employment or education.
Pass a DBS check
A genuine interest in working with children in sport.
Your academic qualifcations will consist of coursework and portfolios
Maths and English will be an examination, however, this is optional
A reference from your mentor