Entries by EFL Trust

Stewart Downing Gets Kids Moving In Middlesbrough

Boro star Stewart Downing visited pupils from Year 5 and 6 at Chandlers Ridge Academy in Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough yesterday afternoon, promoting the +Sport Move and Learn Project. The former England international dropped in on the primary school’s introductory session to the programme, with the pupils set to start the EFL Trust affiliated scheme in the new year. […]

FUTSAL AND EDUCATION: The St George’s Park Experience

EFL Trust Futsal and Education scholars from Grimsby Town and Peterborough United had the opportunity of playing at England’s National Football Centre, St George’s Park, in the EFL Trust Futsal Super Cup Final. Match Report: In a match which saw a missed penalty, 6 goals, two own goals and incredible drama from beginning to end […]

Diabetes not stopping Logan from achieving his dream

Blackburn Rovers season ticket holder Logan Prince has type one diabetes but that has not stopped the ten-year-old playing the sport he lives and breathes. The talented young footballer has been participating in Blackburn Rovers Community Trust’s Football Camps for nearly five years and it has completely changed both his and his family’s life around. […]

Brad’s story: From bricklayer to full-time coach at Exeter City Academy

Brad Miller, a full-time Foundation Lead Coach at Exeter City Academy, explains how his time and experience on the EFL Trust Futsal and Education Programme helped him land his dream job in coaching. The 24 year old, who is currently working towards his UEFA A License, was one of the first students to progress through […]

VACANCY: Blackpool FC Community Trust – Senior Recruitment Officer

JOB VACANCY: SENIOR RECRUITMENT OFFICER Job Advert and Job Description: Senior Recruitment Officer Blackpool FC Community Trust has a very exciting opportunity for someone to join their senior team to manage the Trust’s recruitment of participants across a number of projects, including BTEC Education and the National Citizen Service. The post holder will also manage […]

Blackburn Rovers & Burnley unite against prostate cancer

Rovers and Burnley are joining forces in a bid to combat prostate cancer and save the lives of local men. Thanks to generous support from The Barry Kilby Prostate Cancer Appeal – a special fund operated by the Clarets’ vice chairman – Blackburn Rovers Community Trust will be hosting a special screening event on Saturday […]

World Mental Health Day 2017

On 10th October, the EFL Trust supported World Mental Health Day, as our clubs continue to do fantastic work in this area using the power of football to encourage participation in projects. #WorldMentalHealthDay, recognised by the World Health Organization (WHO), is observed on 10th October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of […]

The power of football helps save man’s life

At the age of 16, Paul Davies suffered a 430 bolt electric shock whilst at work in his first role after leaving school and endured a serious cardiac arrest. The unfortunate workplace accident left Paul with severe anxiety and unable to achieve what we had hoped so shortly after finishing secondary school. Twelve years on […]

VACANCY: National Citizen Service (NCS) Coordinator (Project Manager)

JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title: National Citizen Service (NCS) Coordinator (Project Manager) Organisational Base: The position is home based and will involve regular travel in the areas identified. The position will involve occasional evening and weekend working with regional travel, including some overnight stays. Contracting Region: Burton, Stoke, Shrewsbury, Cambridge, Milton Keynes & Peterborough. Reporting to: NCS Programme Manager (Sub-contract […]