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.

Informal Discussions

For informal discussions, please contact Sonia McGeorge (Director) by email or on +44 (0)1509 226424