Sports and Volunteer Inclusion Worker. 

St Matthews Big Local is looking to recruit a Sports and Volunteer Inclusion Worker on an initial 12 months contract. The position is for 25 hours a week £15,925 Pro-rata. (F.T.E. £23,569)

 

You will be required to work evenings and weekends. The contract is initially for 12 months but there may be an option to extend this on successful completion of the project. 

 

We are looking to employ a Sport and Volunteer Inclusion Worker, you will be supported by a sessional worker to increase the participation of our majority BAME population, in particular women in sport.

 

You will be facilitating a minimum of 10 sports activities each week, two each day, with a minimum of 10 participants attending each session. The activities will be mostly based at our Multi-Use Games Area on Willow Street and the successful applicant must be prepared to work outdoors. 

 

From these sessions, you will identify up to 20 people each year to increase opportunities for local residents to coach, work or volunteer in sport or physical activity related field. 

 

You will support the volunteers to fully run the sessions, with the ultimate aim of enabling them to progress to independently deliver a range of sporting activities tailored to the needs of the community, you will be the link to local sports partners and will develop relationships with them.

 

Application closing date is: Midday on Friday 17th January 2020 

Interviews will take place on Thursday 30th January 2020. 

 

Please click here to download a job specification and application form. 

Applications will need to be emailed to: stmatthewsbiglocal@gmail.com