Sports and Physical Activity Officer

Post date: 19-Oct-2011 13:01:51

Location: London

Salary: £25,263 - £26,742 per annum plus PRP

Closing date: 28 Oct 2011

Reference: L3348

Scale 6

Leisure and Sports Services are seeking new personnel to take us forward in developing a sporting and physical activity culture for everyone within Wandsworth.

Working within a physical activity team this post will take the lead in delivering our successful Active Lifestyles programmes and have responsibility for establishing new physical activity programmes.

You will have a degree in health, sport or exercise science and be able to manage projects that help to engage residents in sport or physical activity. You will be an excellent team player while also being able to work under your own initiative. You must be able to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as working in partnership with other agencies is key to the success of this post. The ability to collect, organise and analyse data is important in monitoring and delivering on key targets.

So if you take pride in your work, you’ll love working with us and you’ll share in the success of an ‘excellent’ rated authority.

For an informal discussion about these posts contact Peter Freeman, Sport & Physical Activity Manager on 020 8871 8390.

Applications can be completed and returned on-line. If you have any problems with the online service please email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a CRB check.

CVs are not accepted.