Clare Balding launches What's Your Goal, offering teens a job in the sporting industries

The wonderous Clare Balding is working in partnership with The Football League to find 11 people to spend a day being mentored by a successful sportswoman, to kick start a career in the sporting industry.

Er, AMAZING.

clare balding sports

Following the success of Britain's female athletes in The Olympics, Clare is leading an exclusively female line up of 11 inspirational and successful sporting women, including Jacqui Oatley and Kelly Smith, who will act as the mentors. The gals will showcase the vast and varied jobs available both on and off the football pitch.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

“2012 was an amazing year for sporting achievement in the UK, especially for women," says Clare.

"I am delighted that npower will be continuing to keep up the momentum in 2013 and championing female athletes with What’s Your Goal?"

clare balding sports whats your goal

“Football is one of the most popular sport for women, yet it is still perceived to be a man’s game, which is why it is important that young people have strong female role models to look up to who inspire them to kick-start their careers. We are looking for 11 youngsters to take up this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and apply for one of the many roles on offer.

Most Popular

“During my career as a TV presenter, I have been privileged to present some of the world’s best sporting events. I am looking forward to mentoring a young person and providing them with invaluable, first-hand experience in the world of sport.”

To apply, simply fill out a job application here www.npower.com/whatsyourgoal.

Will you be sending one off?

Team GB cover Queen's Don't Stop Me Now - video

Kate Middleton and Jessica Ennis at Sports Personality of The Year

What do you think?

Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles 'call off their on/off romance'
Celebs
Share
Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles 'call off their on/off romance'
​So long, Hendall 3.0
Zayn Malik looks beardy and delicious at Tom Ford's New York Fashion Week show
Celebs
Share
Zayn Malik's management 'worried his extreme anxiety will impact his career long term'?
As Gigi Hadid reportedly reckons she's the only one who can 'save him'
Celebs
Share
5SOS's Luke Hemmings has a lot of feelings about the new horoscope dates
Our sentiments exactly​​
Mean tweets
Celebs
Share
Watch Zac Efron, Ryan Gosling and more read mean tweets about them
This shouldn't be funny but it is
Hailey Baldwin is being sued £115,000 for plagiarism on Instagram
Celebs
Share
One of Hailey Baldwin's regrams might cost her a casual £115,000
She's being sued for plagiarism for one of her reposts
Liam Payne shares first photo of Cheryl amid pregnancy rumours
Celebs
Share
Liam Payne shares first photo of Cheryl amid pregnancy rumours
People have been speculating for the past fortnight
Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt
Celebs
Share
Angelina Jolie 'files for divorce from Brad Pitt'
She's apparently​ citing ​'irreconcilable differences'​
Celebs
Share
15 times Louis Tomlinson was the cutest smol bean to ever exist
1. Every single second of his life since birth
Here's what Tom Hiddleston had to say about his Taylor Swift breakup
Celebs
Share
Here's what Tom Hiddleston had to say about his Taylor Swift breakup
He responded to questions on the Emmys red carpet
Kim Kardashian
Celebs
Share
Kim Kardashian reveals why she's freed the nipple
Basically, she doesn't gaf