Ramsbottom United are proud to announce the launch of a brand new football academy for school leavers.
Located at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium, the home of Ramsbottom United, applicants will be given the opportunity to study a level 2 or 3 Sports, Development, Coaching and Fitness course whilst also having the opportunity to harness their football skills by training and playing home matches on the Ramsbottom United first team pitch.
A course perfect for any 16 year old looking to work in areas including sports science, physiotherapy and football management.
Applicants will also have the opportunity to represent a semi-professional club. Ramsbottom United also have links to the North West Counties, West Lancashire and Manchester Leagues. Games will take place on a Wednesday afternoon within a college league system.
Launching this September, applicants can register for the open day on Saturday 1st August where prospective students will be able to view potential facilities.
An opportunity not to pass up for any student who has not already signed up to Sixth Form College or is unsure about their next movement in education post GCSE.
Students must obtain 5 GCSE’s (including English and Maths).
Any applicant who does not make the basic entry requirements will be assessed on an individual basis.