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Apply for a Coach Core Apprenticeship by April 21st


4 more positions available

Deadline for applicants: Friday 21st April 2017

In July 2012, The Royal Foundation launched Coach Core; a new innovative and exciting sports coaching apprenticeship targeting young people who wish to gain further education and employment in sports. Since then, apprentices in cities across the UK have been able to enjoy an intensive but incredible opportunity to become educated and employed for 12 months with some of the biggest sports providers and clubs in the industry.

Successful applicants will be involved in a paid full-time sports coaching training programme to support your development and prepare you for future employment. At the end of the 12 months, you will leave with recognised qualifications, new skills knowledge and a wealth of experience working as a trainee sports coach plus the opportunity to attend events unique to this programme.

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Do you want to be part of a unique partnership working with professional sports clubs in Nottinghamshire?

Are you looking for a career in Sports Coaching?

Would you like to achieve sports qualifications, complete an NVQ 2, and gain invaluable experience working at major sports events?

You could secure a position working at:

Trent Bridge Community Trust

Nottingham Rugby Club

National Ice Centre

Epic Partners

Notts County FC Football in the Community

Nottingham Forest in the Community



Achieve qualifications and vocational training that matches the criteria required by employers within the sports industry.


You will be employed by an exciting and supportive employer but get to engage with other partners to gain different experiences and explore a range of opportunities.


Mentoring and experience of working alongside professionals from the industry including Sports Development Officers, experienced sports coaches and personnel from National Governing Bodies.


Develop personal qualities such as leadership, confidence and responsibility alongside other young people who, like you, want to better themselves and their communities.


Practical experience of working in the Industry at a sports event, in schools, in clubs and coaching within sports venues.


The opportunity to attend exciting events and training throughout the apprenticeship.

To be eligible to apply you must meet the following criteria:

Must be between 16 and 24 years of age
Be eligible to work in the UK
Agree to a Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly Criminal Record Check)
Not currently in employment, education or training
Potential applicants should read the job description carefully before applying.


To be completed by the applicant, please complete all sections

Deadline for applications: 5pm Friday 21st April 2017

  • Preferred sport

    Please choose your top 3 sport choices from; Multi Sports, Football, Rugby, Cricket or Ice Sports
  • Your details

  • Equal Opportunities

  • [If you do not claim benefits please write "Not Applicable"]
  • Most Recent Employer - if applicable

  • Tell us why you'd be suitable for one of these positions

  • Declaration


If you have any questions please call 0115 955 7215