Sport & Fitness

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Behind every successful player is a team of sport professionals. The world of sport and physical recreation through coaching, physical education, leisure management, sports science, physiotherapy, and many other areas provides a rich variety of interesting and rewarding career opportunities. These opportunities are expanding all the time and this is likely to continue well into the future.

In relation to exercise, many hospitals and primary care trusts are starting to appoint specialists with exercise backgrounds in rehabilitation and health promotion, this highlights the job opportunities and the increasingly important role played by physical exercise in maintaining the nation's health.

Possible Careers

  • Fitness Instructor
  • Outdoor Pursuits
  • Instructor
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Instructor
  • Swimming Pool Attendant
  • Recreation Manager
  • Sports and Leisure Centre Assistant
  • Sports and Leisure Centre Manager

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