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Educational Hub Programme

The Educational Hub Programme aims to support young people aged 8-16 years old from disadvantaged or underrepresented communities to complete homework and assessments under he guidance of a mentor.

Outline of Activity

This programme aims to facilitate a sustained relationship with Ulster University for young people from disadvantaged areas and local schools using sport in partnership with Sport Changes Life Foundation.

Learning Outcomes

  • Increased awareness of 'sport for development' work in a professional setting
  • Coaching delivery experience
  • Mentoring experience
  • Upskilling in professional responsibilities in the workplace
  • Demonstrate a range of coaching and learning strategies in the delivery of activity session with participants.

Assessment Details

  • Attend Educational Hub Quality Assurance training (1/2 day)
  • Successfully attain pre required level of competence prior to deployment
  • Completion of the 8 week Educational Hub mentoring
  • Completion of a series of pre-set key performance indicators

Level of Commitment

28 hours to include:

Programme delivery: 8 weeks x 3 hours

Quality Assurance training: 1 week x 4 hours


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