Physical Activity and Health Information Officer
Post date: 01-Jun-2012 08:47:46
Department: School of Sport Exercise and Health Sciences
Role Type: Management and Specialist
Vacancy Posted: Tuesday 22 May 2012
Closing Date: Friday 15 June 2012
Salary/Benefits: Commencing Salary £27,578 pro rata per annum (part-time, 18.5 hrs)
Fixed-Term until 31 March 2017
Responsibilities will include: reviewing and synthesizing physical activity research evidence; collating and summarizing information on new policies, documents and initiatives; producing user-friendly, evidence-based, practical information for practitioners in a range of formats; collating a bi-monthly information update; and helping to expand the Centre’s database of contacts
You will require experience of working in a physical activity and health- related setting; a degree in exercise and health or equivalent; a good understanding of physical activity and the individuals and organizations who promote it; and the ability to translate research evidence into user friendly information.
Curriculum Vitae will only be accepted if accompanied by a completed University application form.