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Sports Development Assistant

Do you want to influence sport and physical activity locally? We have an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about reducing inactivity and developing sustainable projects for young people.

Wigmore Hall, Eaton Green Road, Luton, LU2 9JB
Contact Name
Tom Harwood
Contact Telephone
01582 813764
Contact Email

About Sports Development Assistant

We are looking for a dynamic team player to co-ordinate and lead the Satellite Club programme in Bedfordshire, as well as contribute to other tasks. The Satellite Club programme provides opportunities to take part regularly in sport and activity through the creation of enjoyable, convenient club opportunities for young people to improve their health and wellbeing.

The role will include working with our partners, as well as establishing new partnerships, to ensure that the delivery of Satellite Clubs reaches its target audience across Bedfordshire.

It would be desirable that successful candidate has:

- A degree or equivalent related qualification.
- Project management experience.
- Experience or knowledge of data collection and analysing.
- Ability to demonstrate continuing professional development.
- Ability to attend venues throughout the county.
- Ability to work out of normal hours (approx. 4 per month)

team BEDS&LUTON is one of 43 Active Partnerships across England. Our goal is to have a Healthier, Happier and Fitter Bedfordshire. We bring together a range of groups across Luton and Bedfordshire, including local authorities, community organisations, national governing bodies, coaches, clubs and volunteers. Supporting, developing and promoting physical activity in the local area so everyone can have the opportunity to achieve a healthier, happier and more active life.

If you would like any additional information regarding this post then please contact Tom Harwood – on 01582 813764.

To apply for this role, please send a covering letter clearly explaining, with examples, how you meet the essential criteria as detailed in the Job Description and Person Specification and a copy of your CV to Marcia Burke, team Beds, Wigmore Hall, Eaton Green Road, Luton, LU2 9JB, marcia@teambedsandluton.co.uk

Supporting Documents:

sports-development-assistant-ad-vacancy.pdf (PDF, 274.5 Kb)

sports-development-assistant-job-description-2019.pdf (PDF, 420.1 Kb)

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