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PE, Sport and Wellbeing Apprentice

Do you want to change young people’s lives through sport? Taking part in an Active Fusion apprenticeship programme provides you with the experience, confidence and skills you need to progress into a career in coaching or teaching Physical Education.

Location
South Yorkshire, DN1 2DR
Contact Name
Sarah Belk
Contact Telephone
01302 637276
Contact Email
apprenticeships@activefusion.org.uk
Organisation
Active Fusion

About PE, Sport and Wellbeing Apprentice

Why be an apprentice?

  • "Half of employers said they would prefer to see experience from a relevant apprenticeship or previous position on a candidate's CV, compared to only 24% who would prefer a relevant degree." – The Association of Accounting Technicians
  • You aspire to be a teacher, teaching assistant, sports coach, sports development officer, or work in the leisure and health industry.
  • Use this course as a springboard into further or higher education.
  • Take a gap year and earn while you learn.
  • Gain vital experience, develop your skills and get paid.

What will I be doing?

  • Assist in the delivery of PE lessons and extra-curricular clubs.
  • Support with school teams at competitions, trips and residentials.
  • Help children learn across other subjects
  • Mentor groups of more able/less able children

Entry requirements:

  • Young Person aged 16+
  • Level 1 English and Maths (GCSE/functional skills)
  • Commit to the programme for 13 months.

You will gain a Level 2 Apprenticeship, Level 3 Higher Sports Leaders Award (UCAS points), as well as a range of National Governing Body qualifications.

Progression:

Successful candidates will be based in a school or community sport setting four days per week and released for tutor training with Active Fusion one day per week.

On completion of the course they will be able to move into more senior roles within the sector – leading teams of people or specialising with certain communities, sports or programmes. They may be employed by their school or progress into higher education.

Active Fusion has a strong track record of appointing graduate apprentices.

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