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Rachael Lax

A Journey Back to Education

Years after leaving education, Rachael Lax shares with us how she returned to university to study BSc (Hons) Sport Studies (Top-Up) at Leeds Beckett University, in order to pursue her dream career of becoming a teacher.

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Sport Business Management student secures job as Assistant Producer for International Management Group

Connie tells us about her time on the Sport Business Management course and how she secured her job with International Management Group (IMG) after applying for their Advantage Trainee Scheme whilst at university.

Four students sat round circular table in front of Leeds United logo

Graduate offers paid opportunities to students

Leeds Beckett graduate Matt Gibson (BA (Hons) Sport Marketing, 2016) is supporting students through his role at Leeds United FC.

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India sat on a high up rock with lake in the background during wild campaign trip

Sport Development student impresses on placement to secure School Sport Officer role

India Hollingworth tells us about her time at university and how she landed her job with SHAPE Learning Partnership after undertaking work experience with the company.

Hamza at work with children on the playground

Physical Education alumni graduates with first class honours degree

Hamza Mohammed tells us about his time studying Physical Education with Outdoor Education modules and discusses becoming the first male in his family to gain a degree.

Jonathan Allen at graduation smiling in cap and gown

From Physical Education student and Club Captain of Futsal, to postgraduate research student

Jonathan Allen, a recent graduate of the Physical Education course tells us about graduating, being Club Captain of Futsal and his transition from undergraduate student, to postgraduate research student.

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Alumni sitting in front of cardio testing facilities

Sport and Exercise Science graduate secures a job working at a leading cardiothoracic hospital

From a Sport and Exercise Science student, to Respiratory Physiologist, James McManus tells us about his time at university and how he secured his role at the Royal Papworth Hospital.

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Sport Development graduate tells us how she secured a job working at the National Trust

Former Sport Development student, Fran Musgrave tells us about her motivations for choosing the course at Leeds Beckett, and her new role as Active Outdoor Development Officer at the National Trust.

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