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Active Communities Manager Derbyshire Dales

Freedom Leisure are committed to getting local communities and hard to reach groups more active, contributing to improved lives. To achieve this, we are recruiting a driven and innovative Active Communities Manager to lead the Active Communities Service across our Derbyshire Dales contract. The Active Communities Manager will have experience within the field, managing local teams, projects and successful partnerships and they will have a commitment to improving the health & wellbeing of local people.

Freedom Leisure

About Active Communities Manager Derbyshire Dales

The AC Manager will receive support from the local contract team, our head office, the local Council Sport & Health Team and they will be part of the wider Active Communities team across the Country.

You will be the local point of contact for all; sites, partners and groups to develop a diverse Active Communities offering. You will lead on the local development plan to increase opportunities for people to get more active, improve their wellbeing and motivation, contributing to achieving key outcomes of; Sport England, Derbyshire Dales District Council and Active Derbyshire. You will work with local teams and networks to avoid duplication and maximise collaborative opportunities to develop even more programmes for local communities.

We are looking for someone who is highly organised, self-motivated and able to work with a wide range of people and groups. You will ensure all work is evidenced and the impact of all programmes is known. You will be responsible for attracting external funding to the contract and have experience of financial accountability. The role requires you to have a valid driving licence, and access to a car, as you will be required to travel across Derbyshire Dales and to various locations across the Country.

If this sounds of interest, please apply via If you have further questions on the role, please contact Richard Bagwell- Business Development Manager

Hours: 37hrs a week, Monday to Friday – Managers will need to be flexible, as the role may include work at weekends/ out of office/evenings as required. Benefits included Salary: up to SCP 132 £24,642 p.a dependent on experience.

Closing date: 24th February 2019 Interviews held: Friday 7th March 2019 only (Derbyshire Dales) Role to start: w/c 15th April 2019

Supporting Documents:

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