Aston Villa Football Club

Health & Wellbeing Officer

Aston Villa Football Club



Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date


Sep 15, 2021

Role description

The Department

The Aston Villa Foundation is the official Charity of Aston Villa Football Club and prides itself in being innovative in its approach to the club being used as a ‘Force for Good’. The Health and Wellbeing department focus provision towards key local health agendas such as Weight Management, Mental Health and Wellbeing and Physical Activity, utilising behaviour change models to improve the overall health of the end user across these three themes.

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Health and fitness professional to join our existing team. The role includes the delivery of health provision, coordination of project delivery and admin duties, the post holder will be accountable for developing and creating referral links into existing services whilst leading on a wide range of health-related interventions across the targeted agendas.

The post holder will make a positive contribution to the formulation of existing and new programs/projects, supporting the Health and Wellbeing Manager on report writing and data extraction. Ideally you will have a minimum of a Level 2 NGB Health and fitness related qualifications and relevant experience of delivering health related interventions, whilst using sport and physical activity as vehicle for change. The role will require person to undertake evening and weekend project delivery

As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Cover Letter.

Equality Statement

Aston Villa Football Club celebrates the diversity of its Club and embrace equal opportunities for all. We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and fully support The FAs Football Leadership Diversity Code.

We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, sex and religion or belief.

Safeguarding Statement

Aston Villa Football Club is fully committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk across our Club. As such, we adhere to Safer Recruitment processes and for some roles a satisfactory enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service may be required prior to starting in a role at the Club. For more information, please see Aston Villa Football Club | The official club website | AVFC - Safeguarding