Community, Club Links and Coaching

AVSSP support the local community clubs to provide pathway links for young people to participate outside of the school day. Provision through our school based programmes provides an increased desire to participate outside of school time through school – club links.


Aldercar High School 

Linked to Heanor Clarion Cycling club sessions are run seasonally here and the school is used as a winter training venue for turbo training and fun racing nights. You can download the flyer for the club here. 

Netball session linked to Kimberley Netball club. Sessions run 3pm-4pm on Thursday afternoons for all ages 


David Nieper Academy

Netball session linked to Ripley Netball Club.  Sessions run 4pm-5pm on Monday afternoons for all age groups


Belper Secondary School 

Football session linked with Belper Town Football Club. Sessions run from 3.15 – 4.15 for GIRLS ONLY.

Belper Town FC community skills sessions run 9-10am at Thornton Playing Fields every Saturday.


Ecclesbourne School 

Badminton Club runs on a Tuesday morning 07.45 – 8.45 linked to MyRacquets community club.


Heanor Gate Science College

Girls football session linked to Belper Town FC runs 3-4pm each Tuesday

Netball session linked to Ripley Netball club runs 3-4pm every Thursday

Derbyshire Wheelchair Basketball hub runs 3.15-4.15pm each Monday


John Flamsteed Community School

Netball sessions run every Tuesday 3.20-4.20pm with close links to Ripley Netball club


Swanwick Hall School

Girls football sessions run each Tuesday 3.30-4.30pm with delivery lead by Alfreton GFC.

Basketball training sessions run on Thursday's 3.30-4.30pm with links to Amber Valley Spartans Basketball club.


Katie Elizabeth School of Dance

Community sessions running in Swanwick on a Monday and Friday evening from 4.30 – 6.30.