Aston Villa FC

Aston Villa FC

Sports and Education Officer (STEM Lead)


Role Type



Posting Date

Apr 12, 2022

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’.
 Our Schools department is striving to be at the forefront of supporting schools across the city through innovative curriculums and bespoke delivery. The department oversees our Primary School Sport and Education programmes that aim to engage and inspire children and teachers across the National Curriculum using the power of the club, football and the Premier League.
The Role
The Sport Education Officer will be responsible for leading on the delivery and creation of a wide range of STEM related and educational provision, as we actively seek to increase our Schools offering.
 We will encourage you to use your skill set to create and develop new and exciting projects within STEM Education and enhance our current offering to new levels.
You will also play a key role in supporting the execution of the Aston Villa Foundation strategy and School Sport departmental business plan.
The Person
We are seeking a driven and passionate person who wants to make a difference delivering unique educational projects with science, sport and technology
 The ideal candidate will have the ability to showcase their skill, knowledge and passion for STEM to provide opportunities and enhance others experiences of technology through the power of sport.  
 You will have a strong work ethic and have proven experience working in a school setting and/ or community sports organisation and have an understanding and experience of working with children and young people.
 As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Cover Letter.
For further information, the Role Profile and to apply please go to
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The Club reserves the right to close any advertised vacancies earlier than the advertised closing date if sufficient applications have been received.
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

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