Community Sports Hub Officer

  • Job Reference: 25231509-2
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2017
  • Recruiter: ARGYLL & BUTE COUNCIL
  • Location: Argyllshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EST

Job Description

Department: Community Services

A full-time Community Sports Hub Officer required. The location is negotiable within Argyll and Bute Council.

In order to strengthen our Sport and Leisure team, Argyll and Bute Council in partnership with Sportscotland, currently wish to appoint to the above post.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to lead and strategically manage the development of Community Sport Hubs in Argyll and Bute. This will involve increasing the range of sport and physical activity offered, developing clubs, growing sport and physical activity participation and engaging with the community and local and national partners.

This post will be offered on a fixed term contract through to 31st March 2019. The hours to be worked are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm.

This is a key appointment to support current, and develop new opportunities for pupils to participate in regular, frequent, safe and fun sport and physical activity.

The post will be offered on a fixed term contract through to 31st March 2019.

Applicants should note that:-


This post is suitable for job share.
This post requires Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) membership in relation to working with children.
The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 applies to this post.
This is a temporary post which may be filled on a secondment basis by an employee wishing to gain experience/career development and will be at the discretion of the employee's director.


How to Apply:-


For information relating to the duties and the requirements of this post, please contact Nicola Hackett, Active Schools Manager on .
If you are experiencing difficulty applying online and require assistance, please contact a member of the HR and Recruitment Team on , quoting the post reference ARB01650 / CMC00522.


Closing Date: Friday, 27th January 2017