You can’t switch on the telly, scroll through your news feed or walk down the high street without seeing some sort of nod to the sports industry.
It’s not surprising. According to the latest figures, the UK fitness industry alone is worth close to a staggering £5 billion. There are reportedly more than 7,000 gyms in the UK and membership is pushing 10 million!
Combine this with all available industry jobs and you will find opportunties ranging from sports teachers in primary schools, to life guards in the local leisure centres, right through to positions as coaches in Premier League football clubs.
And it’s not just the physical side of the industry which offers opportunities. There’s something for everyone who wants to combine a love of sport with work.
For example, there are lots of positions available in administrative business functions like HR, accounts or marketing.
It’s an exciting and ever-changing industry which offer challenging and rewarding careers.
Your imagination is the limit when it comes to sports jobs!
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