Durham and Chester-Le-Street School Sport Partnership

Employer: Durham & Chester-le-Street School Sport Partnership

New College Durham provides Durham & Chester-le-Street School Sport Partnership (Durham & CLS SSP) with student volunteers to run sporting events for primary school aged children and help them to create opportunities for hundreds of children to be physically active.

Emma Nichol, Sport Partnership Manager at Durham and CLS SSP, said: “We have great communication with the sports department at New College Durham and they are extremely helpful and proactive in organising dates for training sessions and for students attending various events to act as volunteers.

“I would recommend working with New College Durham to other businesses, as they are dependable and committed to developing their students.”

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