The Manchester United Foundation
Here at MCMA we are in the privileged position to be working in collaboration with The Manchester United Foundation. The aim of the Foundation is to use the passion for Manchester United to engage, inspire and unite young people by delivering amongst other initiatives, educational programmes providing young people with opportunities to change their lives for the better.
Our MUFC Foundation Coach here at the Academy is Mr Dearden. Mr Dearden’s main objectives at MCMA are to work alongside staff to deliver curriculum-based sessions within the Academy to engage students to develop both physical and life skills, working towards developing future leaders. Mr Dearden will focus on building a structured football programme for both boys and girls with the longer term aim of improving sporting performance and working alongside the Academy in signposting the students into further opportunities.
Working alongside the staff at MCMA, Mr Dearden delivers tailored mentoring interventions with the aim of helping individuals and select groups to realise their potential both socially and academically. Hhis role also allows students the opportunity to spend productive time away from the classroom to discuss any issues that students may be experiencing. The following Foundation Programmes will be delivered:
- Leading the Manchester United Way
- Elite Football Coaching for both boys and girls
- Report and Reward Systems
- Business Enterprise
as well as Extra-Curricular Activities such as:
- Lunch Time and After School Clubs
- HUB Competitions
- Unique Events and Opportunities
For more information on The Manchester United Foundation please click the following link: http://www.mufoundation.org/en/About-Us.aspx
A SELECTION OF POSTIVE OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED THROUGH THE MANCHESTER UNITED FOUNDATION TO OUR STUDENTS …