HITZ Rugby Programme - Bolton

Opportunity Provider: HITZ Rugby Programme Manchester - Sale Sharks

The award winning HITZ programme tackles some of the greatest challenges facing young people today - unemployment, crime and disillusionment. Delivered nationally by Premiership Rugby and funded by national partners Barclays, Comic Relief, Land Rover and Wooden Spoon, HITZ uses rugby to increase young people's resilience, self-reliance and confidence. It gives them the skills to get back into education, vocational training, apprenticeships and employment. 

If you are aged 16 to 18, HITZ Bolton are now running courses.

This opportunity gives you the chance to:

  • Try out different sports
  • Play rugby with professional players
  • Free sports kit
  • Trips to major sporting events
  • Receive up to £40 every week (means tested)
  • Food and travel costs may be covered
  • Find education, training or work placements
  • Support with English, Maths and IT

You may also be able to gain a City & Guilds Level 1 Retail Knowledge qualification.

Bolton session details are:

Monday-Thursday 9am to 2.30pm

Break 10.15pm-10.30pm

Lunch 12.00pm-12.30pm

Held at Bolton Rugby Club, Mortfield Pavilion, Avenue Street, BL1 3AW

Each course runs for 6 months.  Contact for more details and to book a place.

Benefit claimants must discuss any payments they receive from this opportunity with their Jobcentre advisor.

Based in : Bolton
Open to: Bolton
Opportunity available: See opportunity details
Close date: 31st March 2019
Is this opportunity ongoing? Yes
Opportunity Category: Confidence Building, Employment Skills, Leisure Learning, Functional Skills - English, Functional Skills – Maths
Listing status: Live

Contact details
Contact person: Mark Doherty
Telephone: 07525 857195

Additional Info