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Opportunities for Primary Schools

Throughout 2017-18 Active Sussex will be offering a range of exciting opportunities for primary schools so keep an eye on this page to see what is happening in Sussex. 


Albion in the Community – Premier League Primary Stars Roadshows

  • Would your pupils benefit from innovative football-themed lessons and activities?
  • Would your school like to link up with the Premier League and Brighton & Hove Albion?
  • Premier League Primary Stars is designed to use the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire
    children to learn, be active and develop important life skills. Here in Sussex it is delivered by Albion in the Community (AITC) –
    the official charity of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club.

Dates & Locations:

Tuesday 1 May (4-5pm): Durrington Infant School, Salvington Road, Worthing, BN13 2JD. 

Wednesday 2 May (4.15-5.15pm): Heron Park Primary Academy, Dallington Road, Eastbourne, BN22 9EE. 

Thursday 3 May (4-5pm): American Express Community Stadium, Village Way, Brighton, BN1 9BL.

Find out more:

Roadshow information

Contact: schools@albioninthecommunity.org.uk 


Level 5/6 – Professional Vocational Qualifications: Primary School PE Specialism and PE Subject Leadership

  • Bespoke physical education qualifications for primary school teachers, higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs) and teaching assistants (TAs) and coaches.
  • Developed by the Association for Physical Education and Sports Leaders UK.
  • Upskill primary colleagues to be able to assist (Level 5) or lead (Level 6) the delivery of high quality primary school PE.
  • These qualifications are proven, effective use of the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding and are designed to help teachers and primary school staff deliver high quality, sustainable PE and part of the curriculum.

Location: Across Sussex  

Date: Throughout the 2018/19 academic year

Price: TBC

Find out more:

Level 5/6 Primary PE Qualifications

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org


PE & Sport Premium and Health Wheel

  • Celebrate and evidence the impact of the PE and Sport Premium
  • Create and communicate a vision for PE, sport and health across the school, establishing where you are, where you want to be and how you are going to get there. 
  • Be part of a community of learning with shared best practice and aimed guidance across schools.

Location: Various locations across Sussex 

Date: Various throughout the 2017/18 academic year

Price: £20 per school

Find out more:

PE and Sport Premium and Health Wheel

Show Your Progress

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org


Real PE Course

  • Create Development’s Real PE training programme comes to Sussex! 
  • The 3 day training course is split over the school year and includes personalised resources, a Scheme of Work for your year group and on going support.

Location: Southwater Infant Academy, Horsham  

Dates: Monday 5th February 2017, Tuesday 27th February 2018 & Tuesday 19th June 2018

Time: 9am-4pm

Price: £495 (plus VAT)

Find out more: Click here  for more information & to book your place

Contact: Nick Chellel nchellel@activesussex.org


Mid Sussex Active CPD Programme

  • Mid Sussex Active run a variety of training courses and workshops for teachers and school staff for MSA schools
  • The CPD programme is now open to all primary schools across Sussex
  • Their programme for the coming academic year can be found here: Mid Sussex Active CPD Programme 17-18

Location: Various  

Dates: Various

Contact: Caroline Stafford


Use Our School

Sport England have developed a range of resources, Use Our School, to help you maximise the use of your school facilities. They can help you make the case for community use, help with costings and more.

Once you are ready to hire you can use School Hire to advertise and manage your facilities.