Project Officer vacancy

Salary £22,778 – £23,947

Full time working hours

Overview

Leap is looking for a passionate, collaborative, and dedicated individual to join the team.

About us

We are the Sport England funded Active Partnership for Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes. A social enterprise, our role is to support, influence and improve opportunities for people living in Bucks & MK to be active through movement, physical activity, and sport.

We influence and work with a wide range of local organisations including schools, sports clubs, and charities to ensure those people not currently accessing/benefitting from physical activity can get involved.

Leap has a passionate belief that everyone can improve the quality of their life through involvement in movement, physical activity, and sport. Our partnership’s ambition is to inspire and connect people and organisations to raise aspiration and remove the barriers to an active and healthy lifestyle.

Click here to view more about us and how we work. 

About the role

Leap is looking for a passionate, collaborative, and dedicated individual to join the team.

Within the role, the officer will be responsible for supporting Leap’s vision and mission to remove the barriers to moving by challenging inequalities and improving lives through physical activity and sport.

The post holder will work on the organisations Children & Young People and Coaching programmes. Examples of these programmes could be, leadership and volunteeringhelping coaches improve and the County School Games events.

The successful candidate will be passionate about the impact movement, physical activity and sport can have on improving lives.

If you are a dedicated and enthused individual with great communication and organisational skills, and a sound knowledge of IT software and databases, we’d love to hear from you.

Application closing date: Friday 9th September 2022.

Interview dates: Interviews will take place the week commencing 19th September.

Buckinghamshire Council is the host agency and employs staff on behalf of Leap. The post is subject to continued funding. Leap and Buckinghamshire Council believe our workforce should reflect the diverse communities we service in Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes, and are looking for like-minded individuals to join us in promoting equality, fairness, and inclusion for everyone.

Click here to apply online the Buckinghamshire Council website