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Healthy Lifestyles Officer
Stroud, UK
United Kingdom
£21,589 pro-rata
Part time
22 Sep 2019
06 Sep 2019
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Healthy Lifestyles Officer - Children and Young People

The Community Health and Wellbeing Team are looking to recruit a self-motivated, enthusiastic and committed exercise professional to deliver and develop initiatives within our Health Lifestyles Scheme.

You will be working as part of a small dynamic team who use insight and local intelligence to develop the programmes which support the health and wellbeing of the Stroud District community.

About the role
You will be required to deliver 1-1 and group physical activity sessions for young people aged 11-15 yrs old at various locations across the district. This will be achieved by: developing meaningful relationships with young people and external partners including: - secondary schools, youth groups, youth services, and health and leisure providers. Organisation, interpersonal skills and time management are vital to ensure a high-quality service is delivered to our customers.

You will be responsible for leading and delivering a new pilot delivery project in collaboration with Home-Start Stroud District and Gloucestershire Clinical Commission Group, Children’s Mental Health and Maternity Services. This will involve setting up and delivering physical activity classes for mums who may have post natal depression or experiencing other challenges related to being a new mum.

About you
All applicants must hold a Level 2 Fitness Instructors qualification. We will provide on going development & training in relevant qualifications suitable to the role for the successful candidate.

For an informal discussion, please contact Hannah Drew, Health & Wellbeing Officer on 01453 754508.

Closing date: 22 Sep 2019
Interview date: Friday, October 4, 2019
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