Participation Officer

Post date: 01-Jun-2010 09:14:10

Salary: from £20,327 to £22,879 per annum

Company: University of Brighton

Location: Brighton, United Kingdom

Ref: SR5064

Our Sport and Recreation Service (Sport Brighton) is looking for customer focused and experienced industry level professionals to deliver great sporting and fitness opportunities for students, staff and the wider community.

The university has invested almost £9million into developing sporting opportunity in the past year and to further enhance our sports facility portfolio we are pleased to announce the opening of a fantastic new sports centre and new netball/tennis centre on our Falmer campus in Brighton. We now wish to recruit 5 new full-time posts to bring this facility on-line and enhance our existing operation.

We are looking for a Participation Officer to work with established university sports clubs and contribute to their ongoing development, delivering exciting and innovative programmes to increase sports participation and engage both students and staff in physical activity, across the sites of the university.

You will need to be enthusiastic, organised, a good communicator and have experience in delivering sports programmes and the ability to transport equipment between sites is essential. Job sharers welcome.

For informal enquiries about the Participation Officer post, please contact Michelle Bennett, Sports Development Manager on (01273) 642871.

For an application form please call (01273) 642849 (24 hours) or visit

Closing date: 15 Jun 2010