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Assistant Development Officer (Health and Wellbeing)

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Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils
Place of work:
East Suffolk House, Melton
Salary details:
£15,807 - £16,491 pa
Job term:
Full Time
37 per week
Fixed Term
Closing Date
27 July 2017
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Fixed term until 31 August 2018.

Suffolk Sport, the County Sports Partnership for Suffolk, is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Assistant Development Officer to the support on Health and Wellbeing related projects.

Your role will involve supporting Suffolk Sport to deliver programmes and projects with the aim of increasing participation in physical activity and sport across the county of Suffolk, particularly inactive people with disabilities and long term health conditions. 

Your responsibilities will include promoting the work of Suffolk Sport, providing excellent customer service and regular communications to participants and key partners and supporting the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of projects.

You will have an awareness of sports development issues and an understanding of the issues around achieving increased levels of participation amongst people with disabilities and long term health conditions. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills will also be essential to this role, as well as good planning, organisation, team work and administrative skills

In return, we can offer great opportunities for training and development and we will give you all the support we can to build a great career with our organisation. 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.

Our councils are an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference to people’s lives.

For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Ben Jackson on 07827 308649.

Please read the job description and person specification on the right of the page before applying for this job.

Closing date: 1pm,  27 July 2017.   
Interview date: 3 August 2017.

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