We’re looking for new talent to support the activation of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. If you have an interest in sport and physical activity then you could be that person.

As an exciting, growing business based on your home turf our Apprentice Training Agency wants fresh perspectives, eager minds and willing hands, keen to carve out a career in one of the most exhilarating places in the country.

Benefits for Apprentices:


  • Earn while you learn (no huge student debts to pay off).
  • Take a pioneering step into rewarding careers in sport and leisure.
  • ActiveApprentices will be paid a salary at London Living Wage.
  • Support the delivery of international events on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in specially organised ‘Give Back Days’.
  • Work placements with local employers for periods of high quality work based activity.
  • Receive on and off job training as well as mentoring from local professionals.
  • Attain nationally transferable recognised qualifications.
  • Three quarters of apprentices reported taking on more responsibility in their jobs once completing their Apprenticeship.

    Find out how to seize your future and be an ActiveApprentice.




    We’re looking for businesses to support young inspiring individuals from the local area in the activation of a new Apprentice Training Agency based in and around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Benefits for Businesses:


  • A low risk solution: apprentice matching to employer vacancies.
  • A personalised service: short listing, interviewing, mentoring.
  • A package of grants: potentially up to £1500 subsidy.
  • Specialist expertise: payroll, tax, NI, holiday and paperwork.
  • Fast and efficient service: respond quickly to business needs.
  • A range of Apprenticeships: activity leadership, sports development, PE school sport, customer service, business administration and leisure operations.
  • Increase business productivity and reduce hassle, cost and bureaucracy.
  • Buy bespoke packages of deployment days from our multi skilled, motivated and local ActiveApprentices.

    To register your interest in this exciting initiative please contact in the first instance Neil Williams at Creative Sport & Leisure on 01268 207642 or email




    Time is running out for you to recruit your PE in School Sports Active Apprentice for September

    Creative Sport & Leisure and Active Apprentice would like to remind you of the opportunity to recruit Sports Coach and PE apprentice staff for September starts. Apprentices will be deployed to work in host organisations such as local Schools to help improve the quality of PE and Sport delivery through professional learning.

    A fully inclusive service where Creative Sport & Leisure can take full accountability of implementing the whole schools approach to PE, Sport and Activity or a Tailor-made package depending on the school’s requirements.

    • Full PE curriculum delivery and PPA provision
    • Structured Lunchtime Provision
    • School Leagues and Competitions
    • Before and After School Clubs/Extended Schools
    • Presence at school and community events
    • Advisory and recommendation on safe practice and school sport guidelines
    • Sports day/health week planning
    • Engagement Strategies

    We have this offer to coincide with The London Sport Primary PE and Sport Strategy and their Five Strategic objectives:

    1. To improve the quality of PE and Sport delivery through professional learning,
    2. To increase participation levels in competitive sport,
    3. To increase participation levels in healthy activity,
    4. To promote PE specialisation in the primary level workforce,
    5. To promote, advocate and recognise high quality PE and school sport including its use as a tool for whole school improvement.

    Each Apprentice will receive a comprehensive programme of learning and development (circa 38 days per annum), delivered in partnership with Creative Sport & Leisure in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park settings and within partner organisation facilities. In addition, Creative Sport & Leisure will work with partners (including National Governing Bodies of sport) to provide additional development training courses and support through mentoring. All of our Staff will be NGB qualified coaches, have the necessary safeguarding qualification and will be fully DBS cleared.

    In addition, each apprentice will commit to 10 ‘give-back’ days which will be utilised by the London Legacy Development Corporation as part of its Active People, Active Park programme. The Active People, Active Park programme is designed to create a dynamic public playground which, encourages a culture of sports, recreation participation and active outdoor living. The Apprentices will also be available to support community events, as well as major sport events and competitions which will take place across the next 2 years.

    You can buy this service for either 45, 90 or 180 day for as low as £73 per day.


    We are always looking for talented people. If you have a passion for physical activity and healthy lifestyles, and are able to relate well to, motivate, and encourage others being conscious of being a positive role model at all times then we would love to hear from you.

    Click here to view our vacancies and apply: Active Apprentice

    Meet the Team

    Dave Kreyling
    Project Director

    Neil Williams
    Project Manager

    Steve Mitchell
    Project Consultant

    Vanessa Osbourn
    Head of Education & Training

    Contact Us

    For more information, contact Creative Sport and Leisure in the first instance:

    01268 207642