Get Started in Sport – January 2020

Date and time

9:00am, 27 Jan 2020 - 5:00pm, 31 Jan 2020

An exciting opportunity is available for young people aged 16 to 25 who are currently not in training, education or employment.  If you live in Southend, Basildon and the surrounding areas and a sports career interests you then this might be for you.

The Get Started in Sport programme runs in partnership with Southend United Football Club and offers young people the chance to:

  • gain a Sports Leaders Level 1 qualification
  • practice leading a sports session
  • make friends and boost confidence
  • receive 6 months support from The Prince’s Trust

The programme is free and travel is refunded.  You will be provided with lunch all week.

I am interested, what next?

Email Claire at to register your interest.  She will then contact you about an interview. Interviews will take place from Monday 13 January 2020.

If you are successful you will be invited to a Taster Day on Tuesday 21 January.

The programme runs from Monday 27 January to Friday 31 January.