Sports Dev. Officer - Health and Fitness & FESCO

Post date: 19-Oct-2011 13:04:29

Location: Surrey, United Kingdom

Salary: £22,869 - £24,789

Closing date: 21 Oct 2011

Name of FE Institution: Kingston College

Division: Professional and Leisure Studies

Salary Range: £22,869 - £24,789 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance

Contract Type: Temporary

Contract Term: One year fixed-term contract

We are seeking a Sports Development - Health and Fitness & Further Education Sports Co-ordinator to join the School of Sport and Leisure within the Faculty of Professional and Leisure Studies.

The Sports Development Officer - Health & Fitness is responsible for developing, co-ordinating, marketing and selling health & fitness courses, sport and recreation opportunities and miscellaneous special events at Kingston College, with particular emphasis on 19+ age groups and other community groups as appropriate. In addition they will assist and work with gym members during the opening hours of the facility. You will also be the Further Education Sports Co-ordinator.

The ideal candidate will hold sporting qualifications and an HND/Degree or professional qualification in an appropriate specialism as well as health & fitness qualifications, have demonstrable leadership and team skills in the context of coaching, performance and sports development. You will also have experience of sales and marketing of products and/or services.