About Us – Careers in Sport
Since its inception in 2008, Careers in Sport has become the go-to organisation for young people embarking upon their sporting career.
Our website, which attracts over 175,000 unique visitors annually and growing, contains a number of key elements:-
Careers – with the help of organisations such as the Premier League, the Football Association, Rugby Football Union, English Cricket Board, Radio 5 LIVE, Youth Sport Trust, UK Sport and many more leading sports organisations our Career profiles provide an overview of the diverse careers available and the experience and qualifications required.
Leading professionals provide the inspiration a young person might need with regard to which type of sporting job/career they would really like to pursue.
Jobs – a comprehensive round-up of the latest job opportunities in the sporting and health/fitness worlds.
Universities – our detailed and unique directory highlights the Universities who offer undergraduate and postgraduate sports degree courses.
University & School and College Events – Careers in Sport have successfully run almost 30 live events at colleges and Universities all over the UK, providing information and inspiration for young people seeking a rewarding and fulfilling career in sport. The day includes inspiring talks and presentations from leading sports and fitness professionals plus practical taster sessions from professional sports clubs and National Governing Bodies of sport.
Additionally, you can learn all about how to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle in the Health and Fitness Zone, while in the Sport Zone there are hands-on opportunities to look at learning a new sport that you might not have considered before.
The Careers in Sport staff all share a passion for helping young people to embark on their own sporting career path, and ultimately get their dream job! We pride ourselves on having a personal approach and any of the key team members below would be delighted to hear from you if you wish to discuss your particular needs.