We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our Liverpool FC Foundation team as a Physical Activity Community Coordinator. In this role, you will work closely with the Red Neighbours team, to ensure that the Red Neighbours programmes and partnerships in areas surrounding our Anfield, Kirkby and Melwood homes continue to organically grow with in line with community needs.
The work you will do is so much more than the physical activity session. Relationships and social interactions are vital to all delivery with sessions extended to accommodate this.
What will you be doing?
Working alongside the Community Delivery Manager ensure that the Red Neighbours priority areas remain key focus of delivery:
Food Poverty and Education
Physically Active Community – especially the elderly population
Creating Memorable Experiences for Young People.
Manage existing delivery partnerships and nurture new ones.
Ensure quality, safety and safeguarding standards are achieved and maintained.
Work closely with local stakeholders to meet needs.
Engage with hard-to-reach groups within diverse and deprived communities.
Help increase engagement of marginalized groups across all programmes.
Ensure effective collection of all monitoring and evaluation data.
Record data on LFC Foundation databases.
Ensure case studies and PR opportunities are regularly undertaken in line with Club and Foundation guidelines.
Provide an inclusive environment following our Red Together Strategy.
Provide content for Red Neighbours and LFC Foundation social media.
Who are we looking for?
To be successful in this role, you will have experience working within the community delivering initiatives to improve physical activity and reduce social isolation. You’ll have experience of delivering to diverse and deprived communities and have knowledge and experience of how to reduce social isolation. You will be able to network with contacts that can support initiatives and be able to work in partnership on a community setting with charities, voluntary organisations and other stakeholders.
You’ll be proficient in organising community-based events and have the relevant qualification in designing and facilitating physical activities. You will be community minded and can build strong relationships, including being a good communicator.