King’s Lynn Town FC have teamed up with Virtual Learning UK, The partnership, which launches in September, will offer students the opportunity to work towards A levels and Level 3 Btec qualifications, while playing and training at the home of the Linnets.
The squad will train with first team boss Ian Culverhouse and other academy coaches.
We will be hosting an open evening and a trial date over the next month or so for those interested in joining the club for the 2019-2020 season. The club are looking forward to hosting the events in an exciting time for the football club.
The first date for the diary is an open evening on Wednesday 27th February, when those attending will receive an opening talk from our education partner Virtual Learning UK, followed by presentations from King’s Lynn Town F.C staff.
Play in the FA Youth Cup.
Play for King’s Lynn Town Under 18’s
Play for King’s Lynn Town A Team.
Free Season Ticket for all King’s Lynn Town Games .
Subsidised kit and Training wear.
Chairman Stephen Cleeve commented on the announcement, 'This is an extremely exciting time for the football club scholarship programme. We have been working on this idea for a while with our education partners, and we are forging a great partnership'
'We look forward to inviting potential players for next season to the open evening and trails that we have planned over the next few weeks'
“ I can’t wait to start training what I hope will be future first team players for King’s Lynn Town FC” Ian Culverhouse
Do you want to:
• Get a first class education that will get you to University?
• Gain qualifications to work in the sports industry?
• Train and compete in a professional sports environment?
• Become a coach or referee?
CLUB is oﬀering a unique opportunity for talented 16-18 year olds
SPORT player to pursue a 2 year SPORT & Education Scholarship.
All learning takes place at the CLUB, under the direction of experienced education
professionals. All learners have access to a computer and a bespoke Virtual Learning
Environment, which facilitates the teacher in delivering personalised learning for individuals.
Learners will have the opportunity to train in SPORT for up to 6 hours a week with CLUB
coaches, under the direction of COACH/PLAYER. Training will be supplemented with regular
fixtures against other teams in the LEAGUE, as well as SPORT fixtures under the CLUB
If you would like to join King’s Lynn Town’s scholarship programme please come to our open evening to meet the education providers, the chairman and other members of the football club. The event starts promptly at 6:30pm on Wednesday 27th February please confirm you are coming by emailing your name address and phone number to Email; [email protected]
Football trials will be held at the Walks soon and will be run by our first team manager Ian Culverhouse and Staff, those attending the open evening will be invited to the trial.
Download the Application Form HERE