Employability Updates

For all jobs/events and appointment booking visit: UniHub

All our careers resources: Careers Central

Booking 1:1s

30 minute appointments with Andrew Walton, Employability Adviser:

• Book online using UniHub or

• Call at the Sport Helpdesk or

• Call the Careers and Employability Centre on 0114 225 3752

Sport England Summer Internships – paid

This internship programme is an excellent opportunity for students to gain valuable experience in the sport sector. Whether you’re interested in grants management, research, legal services or volunteering, internships offer you the opportunity to learn more and apply your skills in the sport sector.

Our internships cover various areas of the organisation and are open to all students who have at least one year remaining to complete their degree, or are continuing into postgraduate study.

You’re able to choose from seven programmes across different areas, including:

•Core Markets


•Grants (x2 London and Loughborough)



•Local Delivery


Full details via this link: https://www.sportengland.org/careers/summer-internships/

Hallam Internship Scheme

The University is offering a funded internship scheme, to support Sheffield Hallam University students wanting to gain quality work experience to support employability after graduation. You will have the chance to apply for over 200 internships offered by employers on UniHub. Alternatively you can apply for funding for unpaid work experience that you have found yourself.

Details: https://careerscentral.shu.ac.uk/getting-experience/hallam-internship-scheme-2018

Sports Coordinator – Paid Internship  Applications still open

RISE Sheffield City Region is a major city region-wide initiative to increase graduate employment in small and medium sized businesses in the area.

This is a rare opportunity for a graduate who is passionate about sports, education and social equity to work with an exciting young company that believes every person has the potential to be great. You will support and assist in delivery of high quality physical and mindset training to girls in upper KS2 and lower KS3, female school staff and adult women at various locations – empowering and inspiring confidence in sport, exercise and life. This could easily be the most fun and rewarding job you’ve ever had, so on your marks, get set, apply!

Details/how to apply: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/jobs/detail/624862

Paid Coaching Opportunities

Little Kickers

If you are a great sports coach (FA Level 1 football or equivalent coach / manager qualifications or sports coaching experience required) confident and out-going, great with young children, 100% reliable, a good team worker and interested in contributing to the success of an exciting children’s activity business then we would love to hear from you! You must have excellent verbal communication skills and be physically fit for this role, which involves leading the conduct of football based physical activity classes for young children.

Details/how to apply: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/jobs/detail/543233


Qualitas Sports Coaching is seeking to employ a number of dynamic, enthusiastic and committed sports coaches (Must have minimum NGB level 2 coaching qualification) which would initially be on a casual or part time capacity during the summer.

This would potentially lead to full time employment from September 2018.

The areas of work would be within the Chesterfield, Sheffield and around the Derbyshire & South Yorkshire area.

You will be responsible for the planning and delivery of fun based sporting activities including curricular and extra curricular sessions within the school environment, working in adherence to the company’s 5Es philosophy.

Details/how to apply: https://unihub.shu.ac.uk/students/jobs/detail/626562