- Applying for Foundation course in Sports Coaching or Football Studies
My ambition is to share my passion of sport with others, be it through sports coaching or teaching physical education to young people. I have always enjoyed engaging in many sports such as football, swimming and tennis and, for this reason, would like to pursue a career in the field of sports coaching or sports education. I am very aware of the importance of exercise and how the related issues of diet and fitness can prevent injuries and health problems as well as boost morale and self-confidence. I love the feeling of being part of an activity that brings my community together, and this is particularly true in a small community like my hometown of Gibraltar.
I am currently studying to sit A2 level examinations for Geography and Spanish in June 2016. Last year I achieved grades E for both AS level examinations but I strongly believe I can improve these grades significantly and therefore, will be sitting both AS and A2 level examinations in June 2016.
My passion is football and therefore my plan is to complete a foundation course in Sports Coaching or Football related studies and then further my education by completing a full Honours degree course. I hope to be able to then complete a PGCE course, opening many job opportunities in sports education which appeal to me so much.
The course is described as being very much hands-on and practical, and I am certain that the work placement will provide me with an invaluable experience. The fact that there are strong liaisons with industry employers and organisations assures me that this course will be relevant and applicable to many career prospects.
I am an active person with many interests outside of school. In particular, I love the outdoors. I have always enjoyed practicing sports and have represented my school as part of the football team, of which I have been the captain since the start of Year 12. I enjoy playing tennis, and for seven...