"Street League staff have influenced me in a positive way which has changed my life" - Aurelien

Looking for job vacancies, work experience, apprenticeships or training in Manchester? 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

  • 16-25 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.

Sign up to a free programme today

Read more detail about Our Programmes and FAQ.

To speak to our Manchester team contact Daniel Proffitt: 07814 286070/[email protected]

Manchester Programmes - Locations & Details 

Street League Football Manchester 

  • Overview: Football Academy designed to support unemployed 16-24 year olds to move into education, employment and training.
  • Location: Sugden Sports Centre, 114 Grosvenor St, Manchester, M1 7HL
  • Includes: Employability and work skills training, professional football coaching every day, daily social activities, 100 hour work placement
  • Programme hours: Monday - Thursday 10am - 2pm - 16 hours per week
  • Other benefits: Free Nike football kit, bus fares reimbursed, regular competitive football matches against local employers (participation is optional)

Street League Dance-Fit Manchester

  • Overview: Dance-fit and employability Academy designed to support unemployed 16-24 year olds to move into education, employment and training.
  • Location: Sugden Sports Centre, 114 Grosvenor Street, M1 7HL
  • Includes: Employability and work skills training, professional dance-fit coaching every day, daily social activities, 100 hour work placement
  • Programme hours: Monday - Wednesday 10am - 2pm 12 hours per week
  • Other benefits: Free Nike clothing, bus fares reimbursed and opportunities to perform locally and with other networks across Manchester (participation is optional).

Real people, real stories.

Don't just take our word for it! Here are some of our recent "graduates" who can tell you in their own words why they would recommend Street League.

Team: 

  • Operations Manager - Lisa McCarthy
  • Senior Operations Manager - Daniel Proffitt
  • Progressions Coordinator - Jennifer Walker 
  • Progressions Coordinator - Lauren Garner
  • Youth & Community Coach - Jordan Ryan
  • Engagement Coordinator - Michael Worrall

Funding partners 

We're very grateful to our funding partners:

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