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Sports Development Officer
Berkhamsted, UK
United Kingdom
Full time
15 Mar 2019
Ashlyns School is a popular and over-subscribed secondary school which plays a pivotal role in Berkhamsted’s community.

Ashlyns School was awarded Leadership Academy Status by Sports Leaders UK and named their Academy of the Year 2017. Academy status recognises the high commitment the school places on developing leadership within the school community.

We are now seeking a Sports Development Officer.

Hours: 37 hours based on weekday, evening and weekend work as required

Reporting to the school’s Sports Facilities Manager, the core purpose of this customer facing role is to coordinate all aspects of the commercial sports facilities and increase participation in all sporting areas.

Key responsibilities include;
• To maximise the sustainable use of the school’s sports facilities out of school hours by engaging with our partner clubs, local clubs, other school sports partnerships, charities, youth and adult agencies and commercial organisations, in order to increase sport participation and maximise revenue income.
• To act as Duty Manager for the whole school site as required focusing on the Sports Facilities.
• To develop awareness and participation in a wide range of sports and use of the grounds and facilities at Ashlyns School.
• To create and nurture an environment that promotes health, sport & well being as well as supporting activities across the whole school site.

Essential skills include;
• Experience of Sports and Football Development.
• Ability to work strategically with partner organisations to deliver Football Development objectives.
• Experience of working in a leisure and/or Sports development role.
• Developing goal setting/strategic delivery plans.
• Monitoring and evaluation.
• Demonstration of equality in action.

Desirable skills include;
• Previous Sales & Marketing experience.
• Knowledge of the structure and organisations within football both Nationally and within CFA locality.
• NGB recognised coaching qualifications.
• Personal Training Level 3.

Further details are available on the school website, including a full job description and an application form - click 'apply now' below. We do not accept CV's.

Ashlyns School is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All employees have a responsibility for the safeguarding of students. All post- holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS.
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