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Supporting teaching and learning in physical education apprenticeships

Types of apprenticeships that you can apply for in the supporting teaching and learning in physical education sector.

This apprenticeship creates a route into a career in providing children’s physical activity and school sport development.

Training opportunities

This apprenticeship means you will be able to deliver low-risk sports activities in a school environment, for example:

  • a sports coach or sports development officer, in charge of running both curriculum based and extra-curricular activities
  • a teaching assistant assisting in PE lessons
  • head up the school sports team

Types of apprenticeships

This is an advanced level apprenticeship.

You could train in roles like:

  • children’s activity professional
  • children’s senior activity professional
  • school sports instructor

Apply for a supporting teaching and learning in physical education apprenticeship

You can become an apprentice in England if you’re:

  • 16 or over
  • eligible to work in England
  • not in full-time education