The Middle School Young Sports Leaders Academy.
As a Youth Sport Trust Leadership and Volunteering lead School Sports Partnership, we work to deliver a range of YST objectives to develop sports leadership opportunities for young people within the Leighton Buzzard, Linslade and Woburn Sands area of Bedfordshire.
The Middle School Academy supports young sportsmen and women in KS3 within an interest in coaching, to make the transition from coaching in school sports clubs to those which are satellite and community based.
A training programme of support is delivered to add value to the development school sport within the Middle School.
Regular training sessions take place at Vandyke Upper School (approximately once a month throughout the year). The training covers the a number of topics from developing a coaching philosophy, considering honesty and ethics in coaching, officiating training for school games level 1, 2 & 3 events.