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Job vacancies for posts in sport, physical activity, health and recreation can be added to the Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) website. To submit a job advert, you will first need to register and log in and then click on Jobs and select Add Job. All submissions will be approved by LRS prior to becoming live.

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Rugby Head Coach - Dereham Rugby Club

12:00am - Fri 6th September, 2019

87.3 miles

Lead on the planning and delivery of the club training sessions and matches to achieve the agreed squad and player development outcomes, ensuring training is engaging for all.

Invitation to Quote - Active Amber Valley

11:30pm - Sun 15th September, 2019

38.5 miles

Active Partners Trust (Active Derbyshire) acting for Active Amber Valley is seeking to appoint an individual or organisation to identify, collate and analyse the assets, existing opportunities and need in seven identified places in Amber Valley to help inform planning so that active lives become the norm for people who live, work and study in each community.

Public Health Improvement Officer


£15,794 to £17,847

12:00am - Mon 2nd September, 2019

61.1 miles

The post advertised will sit within the Children and Young People's theme in Public Health. The team cover a wide variety of public health issues affecting children and young people. This post will primarily be focused on our Healthy Schools programme -Healthy Learning, Healthy Lives.

Swimming Teacher - Level 2



12:00am - Thu 31st October, 2019

36.2 miles

Freedom Leisure are looking for enthusiastic individuals to teach swimming to children and/or adults as part of Ashbourne Leisure Centre’s swimming lesson plan, and in accordance to qualification, training and experience.

Community Lifestyle Officer


£16,629 to £19,101 per annum

12:00am - Sun 25th August, 2019

140.3 miles

In response Somerset County Council are focused on supporting as many people as possible to improve what they eat and how much exercise they do. This will involve use of social media and social marketing techniques, health promotion and an asset based community development approach.

The Community Lifestyle Officers are required to deliver the “Inform me, Enable me, Support me” approach to meet the outcomes.

Qualified Gymnastics & Trampoline Instructors

Competitive hourly rate

12:00am - Fri 6th September, 2019

33.7 miles

Would you like to join our award winning teams at
Alfreton, Ripley and William Gregg VC Leisure Centres?

Postural Stability Instructor

12:00am - Thu 29th August, 2019

0.3 miles

We are looking for someone to co-ordinate and deliver an evidenced based falls management exercise programme across Leicester City, working with older people who are at a risk of falls or need to improve mobility. The focus of these sessions will be to reduce risk of falls, increase confidence of attendees with everyday tasks and to improve their mobility and general wellbeing.

Community Sport and Health Officer - Apprentice

minimum wage for apprentices - see link in job description

12:00am - Fri 13th September, 2019

61.2 miles

Community Sport and Health Officer - Apprentice

Overview of the role:

To engage people in sport and physical activity across local communities.



up to £8.65ph / £14,770.00pa

12:00am - Mon 26th August, 2019

45.7 miles

Freedom Leisure are looking for a Lifeguard, to join our friendly and professional team at Bakewell Swimming Pool.

Duty Manager


£19,500 per annum

12:00am - Sun 1st September, 2019

33.7 miles

A vacancy has arisen to join our Quest ‘Excellent’ Team within the Amber Valley Contract as a Duty Manager.

Gymnastics Coach

£8 to £11 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications

12:00am - Sun 15th September, 2019

85.8 miles

YMCA are looking for an experienced individual to join our coaching team. They will be required to coach a range of classes including; recreational, competition and assist with our tumbling and freestyle sessions.

Healthy Lifestyle Advisor


£21,589 - £23,836 per annum

12:00am - Wed 21st August, 2019

0.3 miles

We are looking for enthusiastic and suitably qualified individuals to manage a caseload of clients and support them to make positive and sustained lifestyle choices on a variety of subjects, but physical activity and healthy eating. This will involve both one to one and group work.

Sport Co-ordinator


12:00pm - Wed 28th August, 2019

73.1 miles

Develop & promote Project Sport LTD
- Develop, promote and organise coaching sessions and school sport tournaments
- Develop, promote, organise and conduct birthday parties and events.
- Develop, promote, organise and conduct holiday projects.

Climbing Wall Instructor


£10.14ph for instructing and £8.65ph for Technical

12:00am - Thu 22nd August, 2019

35.5 miles

Freedom Leisure are looking for a Climbing Wall Instructor, to join our friendly and professional team at Wirksworth Leisure Centre.

Comminty Development Worker


£18k pa £14.6k actual (30 hours)

12:00pm - Fri 23rd August, 2019

23.6 miles

You will work with the Beat the Streets Co-ordinator to maximise the participation and engagement with the Beat the Streets activity programme across Kettering. Planning, delivering and evaluating quality health and wellbeing activities in the schools, community and businesses in Kettering Borough, with the aim of improving health and wellbeing outcomes and increase the participation in sport and leisure activities.
For an application pack contact Sean Silver or 07912480537

Part Time Sport Coaching Positions


£14.00 - £17.20 per hour

12:00pm - Mon 16th September, 2019

0.8 miles

DMUsport Development Coaches will deliver expert tuition to the university’s student clubs, and support the activity of the club, to support the player pathway, specifically those participants new to, or looking to move towards competitive opportunities.
They will develop working relationship with internal and external partners, to the benefit of the club, student members and the university as a whole.

This is a temporary role for the season 2019/2020; the working vary depending on the coaching position applied for.

Leisure Transformation Manager (Leisure Services)

£56,832 to £60,891

11:45pm - Mon 16th September, 2019

24.9 miles

This is a career-defining opportunity to lead the transformation of the Council’s leisure facilities, sport and physical activity services to improve health outcomes and quality of life for Gedling residents.

Lifeguard (with potential Duty Manager development)


£8.30 per hour over 25yrs, £7.83 per hour under 25yrs

12:00am - Sun 25th August, 2019

33.7 miles

Places Leisure operate over 100 leisure centres across the UK. Our team of passionate individuals make Places Leisure what it is today, the expert leisure operator in the industry. We see the team as our best asset and that’s why we’re committed to offering competitive salaries, training opportunities as well as unique in-house talent development initiatives.

Events & Activities Officer


£18,500 39 weeks (term-time) (~£23,000 Full time equivalent) option of additional holiday work

5:00pm - Fri 30th August, 2019

21.7 miles

We are seeking highly motivated and passionate individual to join our small and growing team of professional staff; in order to fulfil the following roles:

• Physical activity facilitation
• Sports coaching
• Leadership, volunteering, and employability skills tutoring
• Events organisation and delivery

Full-Time Community Coach


£15,000 to £16,000

5:00pm - Wed 21st August, 2019

23.1 miles

Derby County Community Trust are looking to recruit an experienced, passionate and committed FA Level 2 coach to work within their Schools and Coaching department. The role is full time and will include working 35 hours per week delivering high quality sessions as part of our schools’ programmes, Holiday Courses, Weekend Club and Talent Identification Programme, predominantly coaching children aged 4-11.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 21st August 2019, with interviews being held on Friday 30st August 2019 and with a start date of 5th September.

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