Physical Activity Co-Ordinator

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Physical Activity Co-Ordinator

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual who will be responsible for increasing the physical activity levels of Oadby and Wigston residents and help to decrease health inequalities in the Borough, through the development, coordination and promotion of a range of physical activity opportunities and interventions.

Location
Oadby & Wigston, LE18 2DR
Contact Name
Kane Radford
Contact Telephone
01162572672
Organisation
Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

About Physical Activity Co-Ordinator

This is a Temporary Full Time position

The post requires an understanding of both the public health and physical activity agenda and the different methods of engaging individuals to change their behaviours to become more active. You will work in partnership with a range of organisations ensuring there is a diverse range of interventions and activities in place in order to break down barriers to participation and to improve the health and wellbeing of local residents.

You will be educated to degree level in a relevant field. You must also hold a current driving licence and be mobile across Oadby and Wigston. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check applies to this post.

This position is financed through the externally funded 2020/21 Commissioning Fund and is a fixed term contract until the end of March 2021. Although the post could be extended if external funding is confirmed.

For further information and to apply for this position, please visit https://www.oadby-wigston.gov.uk/pages/jobs. For an informal chat about the role please contact Kane Radford, Community and Wellbeing Manager on 0116 2572 672.

Partners

  • Melton LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
    Active Partnerships
    Blaby LSA
    NWL LSA
  • Active Oadby and Wigston
    Sport England
    Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
    Active Hinckley and Bosworth
  • Safeguarding
    Active Rutland
    Active Leicester
    Charnwood LSA

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Charnwood LSA
  • Harborough LSA
    Leicestershire County Council