What makes you stand out from your peers? Our highly competitive paid internships offer you the opportunity to gain practical skills and invaluable experience working alongside industry professionals to allow you to learn from the best!

Here are just a few of the internships we offer: Sport Development, Media, Marketing & Events, Strength & Conditioning, Performance Analysis and Community Sport.

Some of our previous interns are now working with Badminton England, England Netball, Newcastle Utd, Mail Online and even here at Northumbria University!  Make the most of your time at university and take advantage of these amazing opportunities.

Intern of the Month

Will you go the extra mile?

Each month we will be recognising a Northumbria Sport Volunteer & Intern for their outstanding contribution to the programme.

Each winner will automatically be nominated for the highly recognised Volunteer & Intern of the year award at our annual Sports Ball as well as going in to a prize draw to win a £100 Amazon voucher!

Nominations will be made by hosts of the programme each month.

January's Winner - Congratulations to Tom Henderson (Team Northumbria Performance Analysis Intern and member of the Student Management Group)

We were very proud to announce Tom as the well deserved first winner of this award! Nominated by his Host, Alex Delves (Head of Performance Analysis) here are a few reasons why Tom was nominated:

"Tom is a very professional individual with a great attitude and a strong work ethic. He has supported this process by engaging in various CPD activities, including successfully completing the Stats level 1 course. He has also recently successfully applied, interviewed and been offered the opportunity to volunteer with Newcastle Ladies Football Club until the end of the season!

Tom is able to balance multiple commitments including his academic studies, his Performance Analysis internship, a position on the Student Management Group whilst still finding time to volunteer at other events."


Current Opportunities

Check out our volunteering opportunities at upcoming events - including exciting BUCS events and charity challenges!

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