Closing date - 12th January 2018...
Stoke City Football Club Community Trust is offering a number of Traineeships to support the communities that we work with.
We are looking for young, dynamic people who are committed to develop their skills to be able to work in communities to include schools, youth organisations and many of the local priority populations. Projects include:
• School sport programmes
• Football based activities
• Premier League Kicks project
• Premier League Girls project
• Disability and Inclusion programmes
• Health and Wellbeing programmes
• Education and Lifelong learning
• Match day activities
• Sports related administration
We offer this programme through working in partnership with our education partner. The Traineeship programme aimed at 16-24 year olds follows a 16 week programme designed to develop the skills and confidence to work in a Football/Sports environment (to be eligible for this programme participants cannot have a full level 3 qualification). The programme will involve gaining the necessary skills required to perform in a role associated with an apprenticeship or work based setting.
You will be representing a professional Football Club, which extends to make a positive difference in the lives of children, young people and adults in the City of Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire and South Cheshire area. For this purpose we are currently looking to recruit Traineeships to provide opportunities to build confidence in developing their skills in a sports setting and customer facing role.
The following is a brief overview of the programme.
• Programme designed to develop the skills required to be an apprentice
• Gain Football Association Level 1 during the programme
• Develop work based learning experience in a real life environment
• Paid a monthly learning allowance (Subject to Meeting Criteria)
• Build confidence in communicating, administration and evaluating sessions
• Develop employability and functional skills that are relevant to the role.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to progress within a dynamic and fast moving environment.
Owing to the nature of this post a DBS disclosure will be undertaken before a final offer can be made.
Stoke City Football Club is committed to building an organisation that fully utilises talent, skills, experience and knowledge within a variety of cultural perspectives. Individuals are respected and valued and are encouraged to achieve their potential regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion, sex and sexual orientation.
The Club wholeheartedly supports the principles of equal opportunities, seeking to ensure that the organisation respects and includes everyone to ensure that no one is treated less favourably. We recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce, providing a working environment that is free from any form of discrimination and victimisation on any grounds.
To apply, please complete and return the application form below to Human Resources, SCFC Jobs, PO Box 3573, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 9LL or email to [email protected] quoting ‘TRAINEE1017SCFCW’ in the subject line. Alternatively, telephone the Human Resources Department on 01782 684880 for an application form.
Closing date for applications is 12th January 2018.