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Sports Players

Professional sportsmen and women train and compete, either individually or as part of a team, in their chosen sport for financial gain.

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About this Career

£6,794

Average salary

New workers start around £732.77. Normal pay is £6,794 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £21,044.87.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Discusses performance problems with coaches, physiotherapists, dieticians and doctors.
  • Maintains clothing and other specialised sporting equipment.
  • Builds stamina, physical strength and agility through running, fitness exercises and weight training.
  • Attends training sessions to develop skills and practice individual or team moves and tactics.
  • Participates in exhibitions, pre-qualifying events, tournaments and competitions.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Skills

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Active Learning
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Learning Strategies
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Critical Thinking
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Monitoring
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Speaking
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Active Listening
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Reading Comprehension
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Mathematics
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Science
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Writing
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Our colleges

Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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