Looking for job vacancies, work experience, apprenticeships or training in Birmingham? Looking to find a career that suits you? Whether you’re looking for full-time, part-time or temporary work, or gaining a place at college or a new qualification, Street League can help you achieve your goals.

In the past twelve months, we’ve helped over 1,700 young people find work and training in retail, hospitality, warehousing, construction, customer service and the sports industry. We work with a national network of top employers, such as DHL, Jewson, Hilton, Premier Inn.

At Street League you will play sport every day and learn the key skills to get a job and get paid. So what are you waiting for?

How it works

  • 16-24 and out of work, education or training? OK great... read on.
  • Join our FREE 10-week sport and employability courses - based in 14 cities around the UK.
  • Support with work skills, life skills and getting you ready for work i.e. CV writing, Interview skills.
  • 1-1 support with career advice and mentoring
  • Opportunity to take nationally recognised qualifications
  • Daily sports and fitness activities from our trained football and dance coaches.
  • Opportunity for 100-hour work experience with one of our great partners, such as Barclays, Jewson, Debenhams, Hilton and Hyundai.
  • Plus... travel expenses paid and FREE Nike sportswear.

One click to change your life.

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Read more detail about Our Programmes and FAQ.

To speak to our Birmingham team contact: Sabina Yesmin (Outreach Co-ordinator) - 07711497379
[email protected]

Birmingham Programmes - Locations & Details 

Street League Football 

  • Overview: Football Academy designed to support unemployed 16-24-year-olds to move into education, employment and training.
  • Location: People GOALS Centre, Aldridge Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham, B42 2UB
  • Includes: Employability and work skills training, professional football coaching every day, daily social activities, 100-hour work placement opportunities in a variety of sectors, such as warehousing, customer service, retail, youth support work are a few of the work placements we can offer. In addition to this, we can provide functional skills in English and Math’s are optional if required.
  • Programme hours: Tuesday - Friday 9.30am -12.00pm - 16 hours per week

(if completing functional skills Maths and English then additional hours will be added to the Football academy timetable)

  • Other benefits: Free Nike clothing, bus fares reimbursed, regular competitive football matches against local employers (participation is optional) 

Street League Dance Fit 

  • Overview: Dance-fit and employability Academy designed to support unemployed 16-24 year olds to move into education, employment and training.
  • Location: GOALS Centre, Aldridge Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham, B42 2UB
  • Includes: Employability and work skills training, professional dance-fit coaching every day, daily social activities, 100-hour work placement opportunities in a variety of sectors, such as warehousing, customer service, retail, youth support work are a few of the work placements we can offer. In addition to this, we can provide functional skills in English and Math’s are optional if required.
  • Programme hours: Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 12.00pm – 16 hours per week

(if completing functional skills Maths and English then additional hours will be added to the Football academy timetable)

  • Other benefits: Free Nike clothing, travel reimbursed, plus opportunities to perform locally and with other networks across Birmingham. (participation is optional)

Meet the team:
Marie McCarren – Operations Manager

Outreach Coordinator – Sabina Yesmin

Progressions Coordinator – Anna Forster

Youth Community Coach – John McDougall

Dance Coach – Paris Briscoe

Functional Skills Tutor – Yvonne Foody

Aftercare Coordinator – Ashleigh Aris

Funding partners 

We're very grateful to our funding partners:

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We're very grateful to our employer partners who support our work placements: