Walk Derbyshire Officer

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Walk Derbyshire Officer

This is an exciting opportunity to coordinate the Amber Valley Walk Derbyshire and Walking for Health Scheme. The successful candidate will further develop the extensive walking for health programme by establishing targeted walks, expanding the volunteer network and maintaining existing walks, in addition to developing wider walking activities across the Borough as part of Walk Derbyshire.

Location
Wellbeing section at the Town Hall in Ripley, DE53JF
Contact Name
Nikki Ottowell- Active Places Development Manager
Contact Telephone
017333 841428
Organisation
Amber Valley Borough Council

About Walk Derbyshire Officer

The successful candidate should have excellent relationship development skills and project and partnership development experience. The Walk Derbyshire Officer will engage with and support our Walking for Health programme which currently consists of around 13 weekly Health Walks and a number of Walking Sports opportunities.

They will also work in partnership with existing projects, Leisure Centres and health professionals to create clearer pathways for people to access opportunities.

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is friendly and approachable, with a great understanding and knowledge of developing walks and physical activity in the community, be commercially minded and looking at innovative ways to grow the programme.

This position is based in the Wellbeing section at the Town Hall in Ripley.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Nikki Ottowell, Active Places Development Manager on 01773 841428.

To view the job description and person specification, please visit the Amber Valley Borough Council job listing

Partners

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

Partners

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