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JU:MP Leads: Health and sports leadership opportunity for 16 to 25 year olds

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Posted 28th October 2020

JU:MP Leads is a new training and mentoring programme delivered in partnership with Join Us: Move Play, Bradford Youth Service, BYDP and Bradford Sports Development Unit.

The JU:MP Leads programme is perfect for those interested and passionate about having fun and bringing creativity into leading active, healthy indoor and outdoor activities in their communities. JU:MP Leads is a fantastic head start into a career in health and community leadership!

JU:MP Leads is the perfect opportunity to achieve nationally recognised qualifications in multi sports, games, activities and leadership training to take into your future career!

Taking place between November 2020 to September 2021, you will complete practical training, including placements in local youth/community centres, and sessions of theory and skill building.

Training will take place on evenings and weekends and wherever possible will be tailored to any existing current commitments such as 6th Form, college, university or employment.

A call for young people aged 16 to 25 years who are interested in Sports Leadership, to become the Bradford Districts first JU:MP Leads.

If you are interested in inspiring others to play more football, cricket, dance, running, table tennis, basketball, climbing, or even a good game of kerby, then get in touch to apply!

Applications are encouraged from young people who are currently under represented both in the sports and health industry. This includes Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, refugee and new migrant, female and those with disabilities.

To be eligible to participate in this programme you must live in any of the following Sport England Local Delivery Pilot areas: Allerton, Lower Grange, Fairweather Green, Girlington, Manningham, Heaton, Frizinghall, Windhill, Bolton Woods, Bolton and Undercliffe, Eccleshill and Fagley.

Come and find out more information about the JU:MP Leads opportunity and the recruitment process at our three socially distanced information sessions within your area!

Tuesday, 27 October 1pm to 3pm – Peel Park Near Peelers Café. BD3 0LY
Wednesday, 28 October 1pm to 3pm – Lister Park near The Oak Lane entrance. BD9 4NA
Thursday, 29 October 1pm to 3pm – Windhill Community Centre. BD18 2NR

If you can’t make these dates, you can also request a chat on the phone, or visit!

Safely working COVID-19:  JU:MP Leads are committed to working safely under the latest COVID-19 Guidelines. All training, placements and activities will be safely adapted.

Email for information or an application pack: samantha.wass@bradford.gov.uk or kayleigh.hussain@bradford.gov.uk

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