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

Varsity Sport Competition to Return to the City

Varsity Sport Competition to Return to the City

2022 will see the return of a newly formatted, student led, VARSITY Competition where both universities come together with sport as the common ground as well as the city of Newcastle!

Why Volunteer?

Why Volunteer?

Many students are recommended to volunteer during their time at university to upskill themselves, network and gain experience along their degree.

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.