What it takes to work well in sport: I discuss our major new survey with Jamie Pringle
This week we're launching a major new survey. We've teamed up with Jamie Pringle to create one of the must comprehensive surveys about "what it takes to be successful as support practitioner". Please take 30 mins of your time to contribute to the survey. SURVEY
*** Academics, Professionals and Students - WE NEED YOU TO HELP US HELP THE INDUSTRY!***
In this discussion, Jamie and I talk through what the survey is, why we are working on it, how we believe it will help create clarity for those recruiting, developing and training the next generation of performance professionals and likewise how it will help the students of today, who will become professionals and leaders of our industry tomorrow.
🔍 A skills survey is being conducted to understand the qualifications and abilities valued by employers in the sport and exercise science industry, as well as the effectiveness of educational programs in preparing graduates for the workforce.
📚 The survey aims to capture insights from industry professionals, educators, and students to improve the development and readiness of graduates entering the workforce.
💼 Work-based learning and vocational skills were identified as crucial for successful employment in the industry.
🤝 Collaboration between industry and education is emphasized to ensure curriculum aligns with industry requirements.
🎯 The survey results will provide clarity on the skills and qualities sought by employers and help inform recruitment and curriculum planning.
👥 All industry professionals, educators, and students in the sport and exercise science field are encouraged to contribute to the survey to provide valuable insights for the future of the industry.
All survey respondents will receive the headlines from the 2108 survey and have an option for the full report and follow up resources. We're also presenting the findings of the skills survey at the 2023 BASES conference