FIT Villages Co-ordinator /Activities Manager /Project Manager

Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
£21074 - £23111 per annum
07 Jun 2018
25 Jun 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Fit Villages Co-ordinator

Location: Melton, Suffolk

Salary: £21,074 - £23,111 pa

Job Type: Full time (37 Hours per week)

Appointment: Fixed Term 3 year contract

Closing Date: 20th June 2018 13:00

Job Role:

Following a successful 3 year funding bid, the council are looking to recruit a Co-ordinator for their award winning Fit Villages project. This role will work alongside the newly appointed part time co-ordinator to ensure those living in Suffolk's smallest rural communities are supported to become active and connected with their local communities.

The Company is looking for an exceptional, enthusiastic and committed individual with a good understanding of the barriers faced by rural communities - particularly older people. You will need to have a sound understanding of the benefits of a physically active lifestyle and be confident to relay this to rural audiences, for example, Parish Councils.

An excellent communicator, determined to provide the best possible service, you will have the ability to motivate and inspire. A genuine interest in the needs of older people and a determination to connect communities is essential for this post.

In return, they can offer great opportunities for training and development. They want you to stay with them for the long-term, so they will give you all the support they can to build a great career with the Company. There is also a superb benefits package including flexible working options and purpose built brand new office accommodation, as well as a generous leave entitlement, discount scheme, pension scheme and free car parking.

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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of: Activity Manager, Fitness Coach, Fitness Manager, Project Coordinator, Project Manager Project Planner, Project Management, Public Sector Project Management, Programme Manager, Programme Management, Sports Project Manager, Community Worker, Personal Trainer, Activities Manager, Activities Coordinator, Activities Organiser, Activities Support Worker, Community Networking, Programme Coordinator and Activities Management will also be considered for this role.