In school coaching

Bolton Council offers excellent sports coaching opportunities to local primary schools. Currently 22 primary schools have signed up for 2014/2015 academic year. We provide a full range of curriculum and extra – curricular sports activities focusing on key stage 1 and 2 Gym and Games. The Val Sabin schemes of work are utilised to deliver 15 sports, that are aimed at increasing the levels of sport and P.E delivered to young people across Bolton. This is a quality provision and has been established since 2004. This role assists the School Games Programme by engaging as many schools and participants as possible, embedding sporting competition, and enthusing young people, schools and clubs to realize the sporting legacy from the London 2012 Olympics.

We manage the development of community and extra-curricular sport opportunities for young people in Bolton, and to ensure young people’s sport opportunities are sustained by forging school community club link between local primary schools and quality registered clubs. Also funding opportunities of £150 are available to gifted and talented young people who reside in Bolton, with a possibility of gaining free Leisure access for 12 months - Find out more about Bolton's Future Talent Scheme.

Contact

For further information, please contact Graham Marshall:
  graham.marshall@bolton.gov.uk 01204 334109 / 07789 031488