Sport and Leisure Services
We are committed to improving the health and wellbeing of our residents and are now looking to recruit into new roles to develop and improve the Sport and Leisure service and increase physical activity and sport participation levels across the borough.
Waltham Forest Sport and Leisure Team is looking for Recreation Assistants to make sure our facilities and programmes provide local people of all ages and backgrounds the opportunity to take part in physical activity and sport.
Waltham Forest has a diverse population and we are committed to ensuring that opportunities for participation in sport and physical activity are available equally to all our residents. You will be working with local people, community organisations and national bodies to deliver our key strategies and implementing programmes for all residents
If you think Waltham Forest’s a place where you can make a difference then we want to hear from you.
As part of the Sport and Leisure team we are looking for experienced Recreation Assistants to deliver the sport and leisure facilities in Waltham Forest. Ideally you will have experience in leisure facility operations.
You will be expected to maintain and develop collaborative working with the physical activity and health providers in the borough, seek new funding opportunities for our sport and physical activity programmes and initiate innovative projects to increase participation in physical activity and sport in Waltham Forest
We are looking for individuals that are passionate about physical activity and sport, self-motivated with the ability to motivate and enthuse, colleagues, customers, stakeholders and partners and willingness to work evenings and weekends for the effective delivery of the service
We have a range of part-time hours available for evening and weekend working
All other relevant information will be taken from the recruitment request form.
How to Apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council
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