News and Stories Blog April 28th - Exeter Soccer Schools Return For Whitsun Half Term After the recent success of the new Soccer School during the Easter half term. Bookings are now available for Whitsun half term, Tuesday 29th May – Friday 1st June at our four partner venues: Letchworth – The County Ground, SG6 2EN - Book Online Hertford – Hartham Leisure Centre, SG14 1QR - Book Online Ware – Wodson Park Leisure Centre, SG12 0UQ - Book Online Welwyn – Welwyn Garden City Football Club, AL7 1TA - Book Online Prices start from just £16 a day with sibling and multi-day booking discounts. All Soccer Schools run from 9am till 4pm with early and late drop off available on request and subject to availability. For more information about the Soccer Schools, please visit www.stevenagefcfoundation.com/soccerschools Foundation Degree Open Evening On Tuesday 22nd May 2018, Stevenage FC Foundation are hosting an open evening for anyone interested in our new two-year Foundation Degree in Community Football Coaching & Development that will be based at The Lamex Stadium, home of Stevenage Football Club. The evening will give prospective students and parents, the chance to learn more about the degree, hear from Foundation staff and the University of South Wales, and get the answers to key questions you may have about the new Foundation Degree programme. The course is designed for individuals wanting to attain a university qualification and are passionate about pursuing a career in the football industry. For full details about the Foundation Degree, please visit www.stevenagefcfoundation.com/fnd or to book onto the Open Evening please - click here Girls Development Programme Trials As part of our commitment to grow the Women & Girls game in Stevenage and Hertfordshire, the Foundation have teamed up with Marriotts School to launch the Girls Development Programme. This programme for girls currently in Year 11, combines exceptional, academy style coaching, with high-level football with a range of academic studies. By joining our programme, you can choose to study a wide range of courses including A-Levels or BTECs. All students will be given the support to develop as players with a view to gaining a trial with Stevenage Ladies FC as well as gaining qualifications needed to secure employment within the sports industry, such as The FA Level 1 coaching certificate. Students will study and train at Marriotts School in Stevenage in their newly refurbished school site that provides some of the best sports facilities in the area. Students would have access to a minimum 8 hours a week coaching from UEFA B qualified Stevenage FC Foundation staff as well as qualified physiotherapists to support their physical development, whilst enrolled on the programme. On Saturday 12th May, the Foundation will be holding their first round of trials for the programme at Marriotts Sports Centre from 1:45pm for any young female player that would like to be a part of the programme. To book your place on the trial you can either visit www.stevenagefcfoundation.com/gdp, email Dani Burge at [email protected] or call 01438 223223 (Option 6). Join Our Team Stevenage FC Foundation are currently recruiting for a number of positions to support our work over the coming months across a variety of programmes. Positions are available as: Part-Time Multi-Sport Community Coach Casual Coach National Citizen Service (NCS) Summer 2018 Staff If you’d like to discuss any of the vacancies with a member of the senior team, please call 01438 223223 (Option 6).