Football in Education

Football plays an important role within schools, colleges and universities whether it is part of your course or as part of an enrichment opportunity. Staffordshire FA work within schools, colleges and universities to develop all forms of football including 11 v 11, men’s and women’s, small sided, Futsal and Ability Counts.

There are 7 colleges which sit within Staffordshire:

  • Burton and South Derbyshire College
  • Landauforte Sixth Form
  • Leek College
  • Newcastle Under Lyme College
  • Stafford College
  • South Staffordshire College (Tamworth / Cannock / Rodbaston / Lichfield)
  • Stoke College
  • Stoke Sixth Form College
  • Tamworth College

There are also two universities :

  • Staffordshire University
  • Keele University

Many of the colleges and universities have representative teams in the British Colleges Sport (BCS) and British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS)League systems. These leagues are for the colleges main representative teams and many have coaching links with professional clubs. The BCS also provides a league structure for elite women’s football across the country with the finals recently being held at the Pirelli Stadium of Burton Albion.

To find out more information on each of the initiatives and programmes ran throughout Schools, Colleges and Universities across Staffordshire please click on the links below:

Primary Schools
Please click the link above in order to access information regarding football in Primary Schools.

Secondary Schools
Please click the link above in order to access information regarding football in Secondary Schools

Colleges
Please click the link above in order to access information regarding football in College's.

Universities
Please click the link above in order to access information regarding football in Universities.

Safeguarding and Welfare
Access the Safeguarding and Welfare section of the website.

 

Further Information

For more information on any of the above programmes please contact Football Development Officer (Children & Young People), Mark Knight on any of the following:
(E): mark.knight@staffordshirefa.com
(T): 01785 279832
(M): 07816 536446

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