Football & Education Programme

Friday 5 January 2018 12:00

Fulham Football Club Foundation is currently recruiting for the 2018/19 cohort of Football & Education students across our South London colleges.

Successful applicants will have the choice of studying for A Level or BTEC qualifications in a variety of subjects under the guidance of experienced teachers and coaches, in conjunction with football training and competition in the either the National Youth Development League (U19) or The National League Youth Alliance (U19).

Students will have access to high quality coaching, physiotherapists, and strength and conditioning coaches who will support individual development through tailored programmes, and will receive pastoral guidance in their journey as student-athletes.

Applicants must be aged 16-18 (under-18 on 31st August 2018) and have a minimum of five GCSEs including English and Maths.

Included in the programme:

        Branded match and training kit (at a subsidised cost)

        First Team match tickets

        Rehabilitation support from Fulham Physiotherapists

        Use of Fulham FC training facilities

        Player appearances at training

        Student mentoring

        Support for academic studies by specialists at the club

        Additional sports coaching qualifications Opportunities for work experience and volunteering with Fulham FC Foundation.

        Support with future career planning (Higher Education, Apprenticeships, Work Placements)

Entry requirements:

        Applicants must be aged between 16 and under 18 on 31st August 2018

        Five GCSEs including English and Maths

        Successful selection at the football trial

        Successful admission to relevant college through application and interview

Contact Steve Jaye, FFCF Football Development & Education Manager to register your place (sjaye@fulhamfc.com or 0870 442 5432)