Rugby Ready course, Lincoln RFC (January 7th)

England Rugby are delivering a Rugby Ready course in Lincoln in January. The World Rugby (IRB) Rugby Ready programme was launched to educate, aid and support players, coaches, match officials on the importance of sufficient preparation for training and playing in order for rugby to be played and enjoyed while reducing the risk of serious injury.

When: 7th Jan 2019, 6.30pm – 9.30pm

Where: Lincoln RFC, Longdales Park, Lodge Farm, Lodge Lane, LN2 2RS

Cost: £15

To Book:

Coaching Opportunities at Multi Sport Pro (Lincoln)

Multi Sport Pro are a sports coaching organisation founded by two of our SDC graduates – Stuart King and Simon Mowbray. More details of the company and their programmes are available on their website. If you have coaching qualifications then this section may be of interest:

Our coaches.

If you are interested in becoming a sports coach, Multi Sport Pro could offer you a position in our team of sports coaching professionals. We are always recruiting new applicants to join our team. If you are at early stages in becoming a coach or you currently hold recognised coaching qualifications MSP can help you achieve the career you desire.

If you feel you have something to offer as a sports coach please contact us. Your details will be added to our database of coaches, and if your application form fits the requirements of the vacancies available then you will be contacted using the details that you provided in your application.


Placement Opportunity: Sports Massage Therapist / Fitness Instructor (Good Condition, Lincoln)

A placement for a sports massage therapist/fitness instructor is available at Good Condition in Lincoln. The role description and expectations are as follows:

12 weeks placement, 8 hours per week, totalling 96 hours. Usually 2 x 4 hour shifts.

The placement student will report to Tristan Lowe (the Director) for weekly reviews on his / her training. They will be guided through Good Condition’s process of both physical assessments and subsequent remedial therapy, shadowing their sports massage therapists and personal trainers in actual paid bookings. You will learn the company systems and procedures for bookings, reception duties, client file updates and marketing.

The position would suit a pro-active, approachable and well-mannered individual. The candidate must be well-presented, smart and hygiene-conscious at all times. Time keeping, punctuality and a willingness to learn from this paid placement are the minimum requirement of all candidates. Non smokers only, with availability to work between Monday and Saturday.

Good Condition will provide a free uniform for the duration of the placement.

The successful candidate may be offered a part-time self-employed position at Good Condition, having completed the 12 week period of training to a high level of competence.

The application process is as follows:

Stage 1: Interview at Good Condition (to be held in December 2018)
Stage 2: Start Date week commencing Monday 7th January

For details and interview requests, please email Tristan Lowe at

Opportunities Fair, November 27th (Human Performance Centre)

The School’s annual Opportunities Fair will be held on Tuesday 27th November in the Biomechanics Lab. We have invited a number of our local partners – external and internal to the University – to promote opportunities with them and to have the chance to meet and speak with you. You can attend at either 5pm or 6pm: at both start times each exhibitor will give a quick description of their activities and roles you can get involved with, and then there will be time to speak with them individually. Subway subs and cookies will be provided!

The following exhibitors – with websites linked – are confirmed, with the possibility of a couple more also attending:

Active Lincolnshire

Positive Futures

NK Activities

Lincoln City Foundation

Voluntary Centre Services

Lincoln Minster School

SU Volunteering Team

SU Activities (SPOTS & COTS)

UoL Sports Centre

UoL Careers & Employability

Lincoln City FC staff cannot attend because of a fixture, but I can update you on their internships and there will also be news of other School opportunities.

This is your best chance to find out about extracurricular roles and projects you can get involved with – either this year or next. Most of the roles will be voluntary, but some students have obtained paid positions from last year’s event. Please take advantage of these organisations all being in one place for you, with only our School’s students attending. The exhibitors’ activities span sport, exercise, education, health and many other areas…so there should be something of interest for everyone.

If you have any questions, please email me at


Paid Opportunity: Part-time Football Coaching, Lincoln area

Brendan Guest of 787 Sports is looking for coaches to assist with five after-school clubs in the Lincoln area. These are mainly football sessions but with one being multi-sports. Coaches would be paid £15 for these one-hour sessions. Initially Brendan would be leading, with the student helping out, but there is potential for the student to start to take over responsibility for leading sessions.

Requirements for applicants are as follows:
a) ideally you will hold a sports qualification (football would be good but not essential) up to a National Governing Body level 2 or equivalent, as well as a First Aid qualification;
b) a current DBS check is required;
c) having your own transport would be almost a necessity as the schools are 4/5 miles out of town.

To apply or to find out more, please contact Brendan directly at or (07527) 183145