Vacancy ID:
6755
Location:
Leicester
Department:
Student and Academic Services
Vacancy terms:
Full time or job share considered, Permanent
Salary details:
Grade 5, £23,715 to £27,929 per annum
Hours per week:
35
08 Dec 2022
About the role

In this busy and varied role, you will work as part of the Sports and Active Life team and will plan and deliver our recreational and social sport offer at the University of Leicester. Providing opportunities for all students here at the University of Leicester through a wide range of activities, sessions and events. You will also be responsible for managing a group of activators to deliver these programmes and help provide a positive Student Experience.

About you

As the ideal candidate, you will be educated to A Level standard or equivalent with an understanding of sport development, and the ability to plan and organise programmes. Previous experience within a sporting or higher education environment is ideal.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders. You will have an understanding of the structure of sport and sports funding in the UK with a sound sporting knowledge across a variety of sports. You will need to be IT literate with knowledge and experience of using MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Additional information

Informal queries are welcomed and should be directed to Matt Weir, Head of Sport & Active Life, at [email protected] 

Applications for job share will be considered.

We anticipate that interviews will be face to face and will take place during the week commencing 12th December.

The University of Leicester has been changing the world, and changing people’s lives, for 100 years. When you join us, you’ll become part of a community of Citizens of Change, which includes not only our staff and our current students but also thousands of Leicester graduates around the world.

As a diverse and forward-thinking employer, we embed the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. That includes not just our core missions of teaching and research, but also our support for staff, students and our local community.

We’re committed to the wellbeing of all our staff and to the sustainability of our environment, on our campus and beyond. We offer a competitive salary package, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance, along with opportunities to develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment.

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