Are you an excellent communicator?
Can you influence behaviour?
Are you well organised?
Do you have an interest in physical activity/sport?
About the role
Tyne and Wear Sport are looking for an appropriately skilled, diligent and versatile individual to fulfil this new post, which is funded by Sport England & supported by the Daily Mile Foundation to increase the number of schools in Tyne & Wear participating in the Daily Mile. You will be responsible for promoting and supporting the strong growth of The Daily Mile within schools across Tyne & Wear. The Co-ordinator will also liaise with other individuals working in similar roles across England to strengthen the vision and blueprint of The Daily Mile strategy.
The Co-ordinator will work closely with The Daily Mile Foundation to maintain the quality assurance of the project and its values and will create an environment of trust and collaboration so that schools, partners and stakeholders see the benefit of implementing The Daily Mile. You will be committed to providing high levels of customer service, as the nature of our work involves working closely with a wide range of partner organisations, and to working with and supporting a team of staff committed to getting more people active. You will have high levels of enthusiasm, excellent communication and organisational skills, have successfully planned and delivered projects and have good knowledge of the sport, health or education sectors.
Tyne & Wear Sport is a charity dedicated to and passionate about getting more people active through sport and physical activity, particularly those that are currently inactive. We work with a wide range of partners to deliver a variety of services to increase the quantity and improve the quality of opportunities for everyone in our community to take part in sport/physical activity.
The job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded from our website www.tynewearsport.org/vacancies. Please note, CVs will not be accepted.
Closing date: 10am, Monday 22 October 2018
On completion of the application form, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org, or via post to Tyne & Wear Sport, 3rd Floor, Parsons House, Parsons Road, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 1EZ.
For an informal discussion about this post please contact:
David Marrin (Assistant Director)
Tel: 0191 497 2324