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8 Sep 2021

Junior Content Producer apprenticeship launched to help clubs engage with fans

Ignite Sport UK has launched a 12-month Junior Content Producer apprenticeship scheme for sports clubs. The on-the-job professional training programme helps clubs upskill colleagues or recruit new tal...

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6 Sep 2021

Quality training is a key piece in the apprenticeship jigsaw

An apprenticeship grants people the confidence and skills required to help them progress, thrive and become a leader within their team.   In return, employers grow their workforce with people who...

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2 Sep 2021

Receive a £3,000 cash boost for hiring an apprentice

Organisations wishing to take advantage of the Government’s cash bonus scheme for hiring apprentices have just one month left to register. Businesses already receive £1,000 for hiring an apprentice. B...

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12 Aug 2021

Oxford City Player Recruitment 2021/22 Season

We are currently looking for new players to join us here at Oxford City FC for the 2021/22 season in the below age groups: Training Times: U6 Boys: Monday's 6-7pm U7 Boys: Tuesday's 5-6pm U10 Girls: W...

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27 Jul 2021

The Olympic Games: how it inspires a new generation of participants and coaches

“The important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win, but to take part; the important thing in life is not triumph, but the struggle.” Those are the legendary words of Pierre de Coubertin, founder ...

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13 Jul 2021

Ignite Sport UK and Sport in Mind partner to deliver free activity sessions

Adults experiencing mental health issues have been invited to attend free weekly sports-based activity sessions delivered by Ignite Sport UK in partnership with Sport in Mind. Hosted at the Iffley Roa...

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7 Jul 2021

Summer Family Festival celebrates footballers' achievement

The achievements of Oxford City Football Club’s youth teams were celebrated on Sunday at a sun-kissed Summer Family Festival, hosted by Ignite Sport UK.   Hundreds of football-mad youngsters who ...

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18 Jun 2021

Apprentices can earn £7K more than graduates, university research reveals

The London School of Economics has found apprentices in their twenties earn more than university graduates. Researchers discovered young people who chose an apprenticeship or equivalent course can ear...

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7 Jun 2021

UK Coaching Week: the key qualities of a great coach

 Great coaches are playing an important role in the nation’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.   They transform lives, inspire communities through physical activity and offer support and ...

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