Sport


Turn your passion for Sport into a career

Sport


Turn your passion for Sport into a career

Sport is a highly lucrative industry that enriches the lives of those that participate within it. Whether you dream of becoming a professional athlete, a personal trainer or PE teacher – the scope of jobs available is both broad and diverse. Jobs within the sport sector are extremely rewarding and cover a wide variety of opportunities.

  • Progression to university or employment

    - Sport is ideal if you’re looking to progress to a top university or directly into employment in a career-relevant role. Example jobs include: Personal Trainer, Activities Organiser, Health Promoter, Physiotherapist, PE Teacher and Sports Coach.
  • Facilities built for champions

    - Optimise your performance in our Sport and Leisure Centre, complete with 25m swimming pool , 2 sports halls, 80 station gym. Join Professional Sport Academies in Football, Basketball, Cricket or Netball.
  • Skills that top employers are looking for

    - Participate in a work placement at a school, physiotherapist or coaching environment. Develop a brilliant CV before you’ve even finished your course and gain the skills and knowledge top employers are looking for.
Ali Syed Sport Level 3 Extended Diploma
The part I’ve enjoyed the most about my course has been the practical side, as I’ve had the opportunity to play a variety of sports I had never played before. I’ve now progressed to Leeds Beckett University to study BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science. Read more >>
Nicole Carter Sport Level 3 Extended Diploma
I joined the College’s Sport Academies which meant I had access to additional coaching and discounted membership at the Sport & Leisure Centre. I’ve now progressed to the University of East Anglia to study BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy. Read more >>

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*Data from August 2013 to June 2016