The aim of the bursary scheme is to assist with increasing capacity for the need of coaches at all levels and environments within Wiltshire & Swindon.
The bursary has been set up in order for coaches to meet the required Minimum Standards for Deployment set across the county implemented by SCUK.
These standards can be viewed on the WASP http://www.wiltssport.org.uk/coaching/minimum-standards-for-deployment
WHO CAN APPLY?
Any individual who wishes to achieve a UKCC Level 1 ...
England Netball are hosting a ‘Back to Netball’ festival at Dorcan Recreation Centre, St Paul’s Drive, Swindon
Sunday 30th November 2014 from 10.00am-4.00pm.
The festival is a fun and social opportunity for Back to Netballers and beginner / rusty netballers to meet and enjoy some games of netball against one another, to share netballing experiences and to generally just enjoy a brilliant day on the netball courts.
Whilst, the festival welcomes ladies ...
Street Games Swindon has now been able to provide more young people with accredited qualifications thanks to Wiltshire and Swindon Sports (WASP).
The Street Games Swindon project currently has over 30 young volunteers actively supporting their local community every day and giving people of all ages a chance to get active. A majority of the volunteers come from deprived areas of Swindon with a majority of them being NEET (not in education, employment or training).
“WASP have been a great ...
The I’M IN Programme has been running for a year and we now have 13 experienced and knowledgeable Disability Hub Clubs on board. These Hub Clubs have been recognised for the great work that they do delivering and promoting Disability Gymnastics, and are keen to offer even more opportunities for even more disabled people. Each of our Disability Hub Clubs will plan and deliver a programme of Participant events, including the following:
- I’M IN Taster – opportunity to try the differ ...
This is a voluntary role that will provide excellent experience for someone wanting to work in this field.
The volunteers will be expected to assist with the delivery of the school games, for a minimum of at least 12 hours over the 12 month period. Attendance and volunteering at the Wiltshire school games in July 2015 is compulsory.
Training will be provided by the County Sport Partnership (see training opportunities below) who has been awarded a bursary to support the professional developmen ...
Archery in Schools Archery is a fun, educational and a non traditional activity for all young people to take part in. There are a number of ways to introduce archery to young people; deliver Arrows in primary schools, get involved as part of the School Games, set up your own club, qualify to deliver traditional archery or find support from local clubs and coaches.
Archery is a sport for all. It helps to build muscle endurance ...
WheelPower - British Wheelchair Sport will be hosting a Primary Sports Camp
Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Aylesbury
Saturday 18th October 2014.
Entry and Payment forms are attached.
The Primary Sports Camp is open to children with physical or mild sensory impairments between the ages of six and eleven years old. We shall also welcome entry forms from those children who would not traditionally fit within ‘disability sport classification’ such as those with dyspraxi ...
Job title: National Swimming Development Officer
Organisation: Cerebral Palsy Sport Salary: £25,000 Contract type Full time
Location: Nottingham, East Midlands
Closing date: 10/10/2014
The job holder will be responsible for developing and implementing CP Sport’s national SwimStart programme and supporting junior SportStart development programmes to increase opportunities for those with cerebral palsy and other physical impairments. T ...
Aimed at coaches working in schools who wish to better understand the unique conditions of ‘teaching’ in a Primary School and gain a better understanding of the new National Curriculum and Ofsted requirements for Physical Education.
Date: Friday 10th October
Time: 9.15am – 4pm
Do you have proven experience of motivating and managing a field-based team to achieve challenging individual and team objectives?
Our seven Regional Development Officers (RDOs) are responsible for the development of regular long-term participation in sailing and windsurfing, primarily through affiliated clubs and organisations. We are looking for an experienced Manager to lead and support the RDO team to achieve their objectives and the RYA’s strategy.
The role requires an ...
Inner Flame poster for the Sportivate project which runs for 12 weeks and is for 16 - 25 year olds on the Princes Trust program in Swindon.
Call Doug for more information: 01793 465405
Or follow Swindon Street Games on:- Facebook - STREETGAMESSWINDON Twitter - @STREETGAMESSN http://www.streetgames.org/www/
The FA Primary Teachers Award (PTA) – awarded by FA Learning
Course name : FA - Football for Teachers
Date : Thursday 20th November 2014
Time : 10am till 4pm
Venue : Christie Miller Sports Centre, Melksham, Wilts
Cost : Free of Charge
Maximum number of attendees : 24 (This can be increased if we get close, can be discussed if necessary)
The FA’s Primary Teachers Award is aimed at 1) Undergraduate students considering Primary teaching as a career, 2) those working towar ...
As summer turns into autumn, it is also time for you to make the seasonal switch to the warm, dry comfort of the badminton court in sports halls in Wiltshire!
BADMINTON England is giving you extra motivation to swap the Great British summer for the great indoors with a range of fantastic ways to play badminton that are sure to keep up the feel good factors that came with the #summerofbadminton.
This autumn right across Wiltshire, you can enjoy: Essentials Badminton Beginners coaching courses ...
This is YOUR chance for success.
We’re looking for brand new talent in paralympic athletics.
Come and try athletics for yourself at one of our events across the UK to show us what you can do.
Are you sporty and dream of becoming the next Elite Sprinter, Jumper or Thrower at the Paralympics in Rio 2016?
Yes? Then all you need to do is sign up.
Come to one of the Talent Introduction Days for your chance to experience the world of competitive athletics for talen ...