Active Schools Co-ordinator (Maternity Cover) Highland

Kinlochleven High School Cluster

Vacancy Reference No: CHLH/2111/22

High Life Highland are seeking a part-time (21 hours per week) Active Schools Co-ordinator for the Kinlochleven Cluster area to cover maternity leave.

The fundamental aim of the Active Schools Network is to offer all children and young people the opportunities and motivation to adopt active, healthy lifestyles, now and into adulthood.

Active Schools Co-ordinators are responsible for developing and supporting an infrastructure within the school and wider community.  They do this by recruiting, supporting and sustaining a network of volunteers, coaches, leaders and teachers who in turn deliver physical activity and sport before, during lunch-time and after school and in the wider community.

In order to be able to carry out the duties of this post effectively and safely, candidates will be able to provide evidence of the following:

  • Educated to degree level or relevant experience.
  • Clearly demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the aims of the Active Schools Network.
  • Extensive experience of engaging with children and young people through sport and physical activity in education, sport, health, community, leisure and/ or recreation industries.
  • Proven project and volunteer management experience.

Salary: £32,323 - £35,380 (pro-rata)

Hours: 21 hours per week.

Further information and applications

Closing Date for Applications:  5th December 2021

Interviews:  14th December 2021

Date published: 29 November 2021
Date updated: 29 November 2021


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