Address: Tilsley Park, Dunmore Road, Abingdon, OX14 1PU (www.sportsandleisure.abingdon.org/tilsley-park)
Contact Number: 07834774100
The GPS Oxford Academy will provide talented players with a pathway into higher levels of football, education and coaching.
The Academy is based at Tilsley Park Sports and Leisure Centre which is ideally placed in Abingdon (Oxfordshire). The players will be coached and play matches on the excellent floodlit 4G pitch.
Additional Qualifications available
Candidates will need 5 GCSE’s at grade C or above in order to access the Level 3 course.
Players will study the BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport at Level 3 (A-Level equivalence), gain FA Coaching Qualifications, as well as GCSE in Maths and English for those who didn't achieve a C grade. Successful completion of the course will provide players with routes into Higher Education at Universities, employment opportunities in the Sports & Leisure industry, coaching placements and playing scholarships in America.
Players will receive coaching 4 times per week in addition to playing fixtures in the Tactic League. The Academy coaches are all UEFA A or B Licensed coaches that all have experience within a Professional Academy.
Aged 16-18? School leaver interested in sport? Talented footballer?
We have some spaces left for 2018. If you are interested please contact us.