Brighton & Hove Albion FC

Brighton & Hove Albion FC

Physical Activity Co-ordinator


Role Type



Posting Date

Apr 5, 2022

Role description

Physical Activity Co-ordinator
Vacancy ID : 004666 Salary : Salary dependant on skills & experience
Employment : Core Employee Hour Basis : Full Time
Location : The American Express Community Stadium Closing Date : 13-Apr-2022

Job Title: Physical Activity Coordinator
Employer: Albion in the Community
Location: American Express Community Stadium, Brighton
Hours: 35 hours per week
Job Type: Permanent
Deadline Day: 13th April 2022

Who are we? Albion in the Community (AITC) are the official charity of Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club. Through the power of football and the brand of Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club, AITC are committed to delivering high-quality, accessible opportunities that improve the health and wellbeing, education and aspirations of our community.

The job
Albion in the Community are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Physical Activity Coordinator to lead on the development and delivery of the award-winning Brighter Outlook cancer physical activity programme across Sussex and other inclusive physical activity projects.

Are you an experienced project coordinator who is passionate about and committed to tackling physical inactivity, reducing health inequalities and improving overall health and wellbeing? Do you have a track record of developing and coordinating evidence-based physical activity interventions targeted at those communities who need them most?

This role involves leading a team of physical activity coaches to develop and deliver high-quality physical activity programmes and sessions that meet the needs of target groups, including people living with and beyond cancer, and individuals who experience barriers to engaging in physical activity.

The role will be pre-dominantly based the American Express Community Stadium, Brighton, however the role does require travel throughout Sussex.

What we need
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years¿ experience managing projects including planning, monitoring and reporting, ideally within a NHS environment or other public health funders. It would be desirable to have a relevant graduate or post graduate degree or similar field.

Our values
Values play a pivotal role in the success of the Club. Our values are not just a list of words we expect our people to learn, but a set of filters through which we deliver to each other, our fans, our partners and our sponsors, in fact, with anyone who interacts in any way with our brand. Each year we hold the TEAAM Brighton awards where peer to peer nominations are recorded. Those with the most nominations take away awards for their commitment to the TEAAM Brighton value.

Our values are:
¿ Treat People Well
¿ Exceed Expectations
¿ Aim High. Never Give Up
¿ Act with Integrity
¿ Make it Special

What is in it for you?
In return for your hard work and commitment to us, you will receive a competitive reward package which will include, but is not limited to:
¿ Free breakfast & lunch (fantastic healthy and tasty food provided by our inhouse chefs)
¿ Free onsite parking
¿ Local travel discounts
¿ Discounts at the Club¿s superstore and website
¿ Health benefits including eye care
¿ Group life protection
¿ Club pension scheme
¿ Discounts and benefits for local businesses

Disability Confident
Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club and Albion in the Community are proud to be a disability confident employer who are committed to supporting candidates with disabilities throughout our recruitment and selection process. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application, please do not hesitate to get in touch with a member of our People and Culture team.

Equality Statement
Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club and Albion in the Community celebrates and values the diversity brought by employees, potential employees, casual workers, potential casual workers, players, potential players, applicants, supporters, participants on community programmes and customers and believes the Club benefits from engaging with everyone from a variety of backgrounds, thus allowing it to meet the needs of a diverse population within a multi-cultural society. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.

Safeguarding Statement
Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club and Albion in the Community are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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