Work with us
Our mission is to inspire healthy, physically active lives. We aim to do this through providing high quality activities in schools and local communities for children and adults to access.
We work with a range of partners to achieve our mission and are always interested in developing new partnerships with organisations who have a similar mission to ours.
If you would like to explore a partnership with Active Lives Education please complete the pro forma below:
Who we work with
We are a UKActive Kids Member. UKActive Kids is the leading trade association representing Children’s Activity providers in the UK. Representing some of the UK’s largest providers, ukactive Kids core role is to provide their members with comprehensive support to grow their business whilst ensuring, through the introduction of the ukactive Kids Code of Practice, that they meet the minimum standards of activity provision.
We are a Sports Leaders UK Accredited Centre. Sports Leaders UK awards and qualifications equip young people with employability skills for life improving motivation, self-esteem, communication, team work and confidence. Leadership volunteering is a vital part of all their courses allowing young people to practice and build their skills in order to ‘Give More. Become More.’ to improve employability.
We have a partnership agreement in place with England Netball to deliver back to netball sessions. England Nteball are the National Governing Body for the sport. The "back to netball" programme has been running across England since 2010, with over 60,000 women having already taken part. It is a great initiative that we are proud to be a part of.
We work with the FA, Staffordshire FA and SSE to deliver girls only mini soccer centres as part of the National Wildcats Programme. The SSE Wildcats Girls' Mini Soccer Centres Programme has seen 200 SSE Wildcats Girls’ Football Clubs opening throughout England. The programme provides girls aged 5 to 11 with regular opportunities to play football and take part in organised sessions in a fun, engaging and safe environment over a minimum 16 week period. The project is an integral part of The FA’s objective to double girls’ football participation by 2020 and has been established in a joint partnership between The FA and SSE, supporters of girls’ football participation and sponsor of the SSE Women’s FA Cup.
We work with North Stoke School Sport Partnership to support PE and School Sport within their cluster primary schools.
North Stoke School Sport Partnership are part of a national network of 450 partnerships. They form one strand of the Government’s PE School Sport and Young People’s (PESSYP) strategy. Funded by Department for Education their major aims are to:
provide at least 2 hours per week of high quality PE and Sport in school for all 5–16 year olds – all children and young people aged 5–19 will be offered opportunities to participate in a further 3 hours per week of sporting activities provided through schools, FE Colleges, clubs and community providers – this will create a sustainable legacy both in terms of future elite success and grassroots sport;
signpost students to a further two hours of sport in the community;
increase numbers taking part in high quality and regular competition and performance opportunities.;
increase the number of young people engaged with community sports clubs;
increase the number of young people taking up leadership and volunteering opportunities.
Work for us
Are you a Level 2 Coach in any sport, or a performing arts professional? Are you passionate about Physical Activity and Sport or Performing Arts? Do you love working with children and adults? Are you an excellent communicator?
At Active Lives Education we deliver a wide range of activities including performing arts, gymnastics, football, rugby, cricket, handball, badminton, tennis, martial arts, and many more.