The Northumbria Sport Student Leadership programme is a nationally Award Winning Programme that offers you fantastic Volunteer opportunities to work with industry professionals and gain valuable experience and employability skills. We offer opportunities working with National Governing Bodies, external organisations, in the local community, and even internationally through the Volunteer Zambia Project!

As a sport volunteer you have the opportunity to work alongside a mentor to support and help guide you throughout your journey. All volunteers and interns also receive free sport kit, training and access to our Sport Leadership and Innovation Fund, which offers you up to £200 towards additional qualifications and training opportunities to help you stand out.

 

OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Performance Sport 
  • Coaching, Sport Development and Management 
  • Health and Fitness
  • Marketing, Events and Media 
  • International

Latest News

Halls Sports Day - Battle of the Halls

Halls Sports Day - Battle of the Halls

Alongside a day packed full of BUCS fixtures at Sport Central this Wednesday had a fun twist with our Halls Sports Day also taking place!

FUNdraiser Friday’s take on Netball

FUNdraiser Friday’s take on Netball

After the extremely successful launch of FUNraiser Friday’s in November, Northumbria students once again showed their support for another fantastic charity - Student Minds.  

FREE Outdoor Sport Sessions

FREE Outdoor Sport Sessions

As part of our RESTART: SPORT programme we are pleased to be able to offer our Club, Social and Household Sport sessions for FREE during Term 3 and summer 2021. So, whether you were already...

BLOG Barriers to Female Participation- Megan Higgs

BLOG Barriers to Female Participation- Megan Higgs

As part of This Girl Can Week our Social Sport activator Megan Higgs us takes us through barriers facing females in sport: