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Friday 3rd July 2015


...to your weekly news update, featuring articles from across Premier Education Group.

For more information on any of the articles featured below or for any general enquires, please email [email protected]

Keep them coming – more headteacher endorsements...

Submit your video and automatically get a £10 shop voucher. We’ll even enter you into an exciting prize draw.

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Did you know?

There’s been an additional £1,495 invested by each school on extracurricular activity – this is an increase of 882% since the School Sports Premium funding was introduced.

Upcoming LIVE webinars...

You are invited to take part in the following webinars, offering advice and updates on current topics that affect your Premier Education Group business. These include –

  • Activity Professional Apprenticeships
  • The New Activity Professional Training Framework and MOS
  • Zero Hours Contracts

Please view the ‘read more’ section for more details and how to book onto these free webinars.

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Did you know?

There’s been 1,900 Quality Assurance Assessments completed on our Activity Professionals across the network.

The Golden Mile’s National School Sport Week video competition...

We’ll be sharing your video entries to The Golden Mile’s National School Sport Week competition over the next couple of weeks. Here’s the first entry from licensee Tony Life.

Submit your video by Friday 10th July to [email protected] to stand a chance of winning an inspirational ambassador visit to one of your schools.

Did you know?

There’s been a 49% increase in before school ‘START Active’ physical activity clubs since the inception of our Inspire Programme.

NEW - Training Framework for Activity Professionals

Skills & Compliance are pleased to release the new Training Framework for Activity Professionals.

This new resource gives a clear overview of the training journey and opportunities for the Activity Professional network, including minimum operating standards, qualification framework for Premier Sport and Premier Performing Arts, traineeships, apprenticeships and the Premier Passport.

Did you know?

You can save 10% off your annual Management Service Fees if you pay in one upfront instalment or 5% in two instalments.

Wednesday 9th September is officially National Fitness Day!

9th September is National Fitness Day and this year ukactive - the leading not-for-profit health body for the physical activity sector - are excited to work with our franchisees and schools to help make it the most active day of the year.

National Fitness Day is about getting children of all ages to engage with physical activity in a positive way, helping build strong relationship with exercise and habits that will set them up to be an healthy adult.

We want to make it as easy as possible for schools and teachers to get involved, which is why we will be sending out extensive FREE collateral packs (listed in the ‘read more’ section) to all schools that sign up.

All schools that register by the 20th of July will be automatically entered into a prize draw. Prizes include a celebrity ambassador attend your National Fitness Day event, free physical activity courses and many more.

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Did you know?

We’ve had over 10,500 views of our YouTube Channel in the first 4 months since launch.

Join the Performing Arts revolution...

If we could show you a way to expand into new markets, extend your window of opportunity to generate more income and cement your relationship with your schools, would you be interested?

Many of our forward thinking Premier Sport franchisees are now grabbing Premier Performing Arts (PPA) with both hands. Becoming a licensee will put you in the driving seat to increase your market penetration and income per school.

Here’s a number of ways it will help you achieve this...

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Did you know?

We’ve created 262 new Activity Professional jobs since the School Sports Premium Funding was introduced.

Facebook & Twitter accounts – only 2 weeks left to book

The booking deadline is Friday 17th July to book onto the next CIM Social Media course at PEG HQ (Monday 14th September).

Launching your official Facebook and Twitter pages presents your business with a proven tool to communicate directly with your local stakeholders. Your business is seriously missing a trick not being active on social media. We bet your competitors are!

Before you book the course via the shop, hit ‘The process’ button below to find out the few simple steps required before being able to connect with your local stakeholders.

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Did you know?

In June there were 28,113 Golden Miles completed with 1641 new children registered within our licensed territories.

Sharpen Your Axe...

Did you know?

The Young Arts Ambassador application form is now live on the Premier Performing Arts website.

Ofsted’s new 2015-16 Handbook for Inspecting Schools - Please read

In last week’s News Update we shared with you Ofsted’s new 2015-16 Handbook for Inspecting Schools. We would again urge you to read this document in great detail.

Why not be outstanding and proactively discuss these changes with headteachers during your ‘end of year’ reviews?

Over the next few News Updates, we’ll highlight key areas you should be aware of before you and your team begin delivering in September.

Franchisee tells us the impact of Performing Arts on his business...

If you’re interested in adding performing arts to your sporting delivery, please contact Frankie.

Partnership continues to add value to your businesses...

In the Weekly News Update on Friday 22nd May we told you about the summer promotion we’re running in association with Chewits. To date the joint partnership has gained regional and national press exposure with the help of Olympic medallist Darren Campbell. And there’s more to come, we’ve secured over 40 regional promotions in the local press and also confirmed national press coverage too. We estimate the combined value of all this activity will be in the region of £100,000 once the campaign is complete.

We’re going to send you some resources in the post next week to further support awareness of your summer courses, these resources will need to be visible at your course venues. And we’re going to make some downloads available too.

We will keep you updated on any further promotional activity as they are confirmed and for more information on any of the promotions we have running, please contact [email protected]

You can see the details of the current Chewits promotion by clicking the links below.

Promotion website Terms & Conditions

Arsenal ladies & England star inspires more girls to play sport in Cambridge & Newmarket

On Tuesday 30th June Arsenal Ladies and England under 19s footballer Carla Humphrey was on hand to inspire more primary school girls in Cambridge & Newmarket to take up sport.

Carla visited the pupils at The Grove Primary School to host an inspirational school assembly talking about the importance of playing sport and the benefits to young girls in particular. She then visited the pupils at Fen Ditton Primary School before delivering a once-in-a-lifetime coaching session to the girls at Laureate Community Primary School & Nursery.

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‘A step back in time’ for 300 Norwich pupils at dance spectacular

On Thursday 9th July 2015 following weeks of rehearsals, 300 children from seven Norwich primary schools are set to perform dance routines that are set to dazzle the OPEN venue crowd in Norwich.

Pupils from Toftwood infant and junior, Scarning, Gt Witchingham, Mattishall, Drayton, and Costessey primary schools will perform this year’s theme ‘A step back in time’ designed to help each dance group to be as creative as possible. Songs & ideas have been explored throughout the rehearsal weeks & each individual group will interpret the theme in their own style.

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Missed a previous newsletter? Check out our archive...

We thought you would find it useful to create a Weekly News Update archive housing previous newsletters from this academic year.

‘Read more’ to catch up on any news you may have missed.

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