Leading Edge is an exclusive development programme which aims to combine a wide range of work experience within Durham County Cricket Club*, with the added value of crucial work skills and qualifications.
Our top 5 champions will be:
Between the ages of 16 – 24
Not currently in a job and have little work experience, but
are focussed on work or the prospect of it
16 – 24 years old and not yet achieved a full Level 3
Can travel to and fully commit to an eight week, full time work placement at Durham County Cricket Club*.
Benefits of being a ‘Leading Edge’ top 5 champion?
A meaningful work experience from Durham County Cricket Club* which provides insight and experience of the world of work
The opportunity to build your CV, improve your English and Maths skills as well as improving your long term prospects and earning potential over your lifetime
On completion of the programme you will gain an employer reference from Durham County Cricket Club*
The tools and knowledge to successfully give you the ‘Leading Edge’ in your career
What you will do:
Gain ‘meaningful’ work experience over eight weeks within Durham County Cricket Club*. You will gain an insight into a variety of roles including; Hospitality, Customer Service, Administration and Grounds Keeping
Achieve a ‘tool kit’ of knowledge within interview skills, CV writing, application methods, media and social networking
Improve your maths and English skills, if applicable
Have fun! ‘Leading Edge’ in an exclusive programme developed to inspire, lead and bring out the best in you.
To apply please click on link at top of post
About Durham County Cricket Club
Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground is a world class sporting and music venue which regularly attracts visitors from all over the world. The complex, which in addition to being, the home of Durham County Cricket Club, includes The Durham Jets Bar which is open on match days only, and a Learning Centre which is located on the ground floor of the Media and Education Centre.