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University Intern Opportunities At Hampshire FA 2021/22

Hampshire FA is offering students who have the option of a placement year an exciting opportunity to work within the organisation

Please see below the opportunities we have for University students who have the option of a placement year.

All role descriptions can be downloaded HERE


We are looking for students to specialise in one or more of the following areas with the option of being based at one or more of our sites across the county: 

Male Football Development Intern 

Women & Girls Football Development Intern 

Equality & Inclusion Intern 

Football Development Intern (Stoneham Lane Football Complex) 

Sports Development Intern (Front Lawn Community Hub) 


Locations Available: 

Remote/Flexible Working

Winklebury Football Complex, Basingstoke 

Stoneham Lane Football Complex, Southampton  

Front Lawn Community Hub, Havant 



Interns are able to claim up to £100 towards travel expenses per month 


Working Hours 

Working hours will vary depending on the roles but all roles will be 37 per week and for a duration of one full year (6th September 2021 - 26th August 2022). 

All roles will require evening and weekend work (some more than others). 


To Apply 

Follow this LINK to complete an application form. You will also have the opportunity to send a CV and Covering Letter should you wish. Details on how to do this can be found in the application form.

Hampshire FA have an understanding and commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion and would be grateful if you could complete an optional, anonymous Equality Monitoring form as part of your application.  By completing this questionnaire, you are helping us to plan for the future and ensure we recruit from a diverse pool of applicants that are appropriate and relevant to the community we service.  Please complete the Equality Monitoring form by clicking here.

Please contact to access this application form in other formats.

We have set three provisional interview dates which you can find on the application form, if any of these do not suit please get in contact and have a chat with with us. 

Closing Date: 18th June 2021

Contact Details 

If you wish to discuss this further, please do not hesitate to contact Pedro Viveiros, Adult Male Football Development Officer.  


Phone: 01256 853009 


Equal Opportunities

Hampshire FA are an equal opportunities employer and actively encourages people from diverse backgrounds to apply for all roles. After a review, we are taking a number of steps to diversify our workforce through more inclusive recruitment practice.

Steps taken include but are not limited to;

  • reviewing the language used within adverts and role descriptions (gender decoder, consultation with IAG and associated reference groups)
  • using application forms (in place of CVs/Covering Letters) and anonymous shortlisting to mitigate unconscious bias
  • making all documents, including application form, available in a variety of formats
  • anonymously monitoring the diversity of the application pool for each role,
  • broadening our advertising and promotion network

Hampshire FA are committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk. For this vacancy, successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check through the FA DBS process. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining a post with Hampshire FA, all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Hampshire FA appointments are subject to the satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks and the receipt of references. All staff who are new to the County FA will receive a Safeguarding Induction and Briefing and will be subject to a probationary period.

If you would like to discuss any of the above with us or have suggestions that could further improve the inclusivity of our recruitment process please contact Chris Smith at