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Salary: £23,000 – £26,625 (Grade C)

Full-time – 37 hours per week, subject to flexibility

Fixed term, 3 year contract (until 31st March 2025)

Location: County Durham Sport Offices, however you will be required to travel within County Durham and occasionally regionally. County Durham Sport has a Hybrid Working Policy in place.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 27th June 2022

About County Durham Sport

County Durham Sport is the Sport England funded Active Partnership for the area. An independent company, with charitable status, our role is to support, influence and improve the local delivery system for sport and physical activity and remove the barriers to moving. Ultimately, tackling inequalities is at the core of our work, we influence the system to ensure those people not currently accessing/benefitting from physical activity can get involved.

County Durham Sport has a passionate belief that everyone is able to improve the quality of their life through involvement in sport and physical activity. Our partnership’s ambition is to inspire and connect people and organisations to raise aspiration and remove the barriers to an active and healthy lifestyle and encourage our local system to reflect the needs, aspirations and requirements of the people and communities we serve.

Click here to view our strategy.

Vision – A Healthy Lifestyle Is An Easy Choice For Everyone

Mission – Challenging inequalities and changing lives through sport and physical activity

About the role

County Durham Sport (CDS) is looking for a motivated, passionate and versatile individual to join the team.

The postholder will work to positively engage with a range of system partners to increase and strengthen physical activity opportunities for Children and Young People across County Durham. Under the direction of the the Programme Coordinator (Children & Young People), the successful candidate will work on a number of Sport England funded programmes e.g. the School Games.

The successful candidate will be passionate about the impact sport and physical activity can have on reducing inequalities.

Click here to download the job description and personal specification.

How to Apply

To apply please complete the application form and return via email to hello@countydurhamsport.com please note that this will be the only form of application accepted.

Application deadline date: Closing date: 9am, Monday 27th June 2022.

Interviews are scheduled to take place week commencing 11th July 2022.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact: Joe Armstrong (Programme Coordinator, Children and Young People) on joe.armstrong@countydurhamsport.com