Job Title:          Active for Life Community Builder


Location:         Erewash


Salary:             £18,000-£24,000 per annum – Full time role


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a highly-motivated person with great interpersonal skills, to join the Community Sports Trust. Our aim is to create a culture shift in attitudes and behaviours towards sport and physical activity where regular exercise is considered a way of life.


In partnership with Erewash District Council, we are seeking a community development professional who is passionate about building active communities.


The Active 4 Life Community Builder takes an asset based community development approach to engage targeted communities in Erewash. They work with local people to better understand health issues important to them, connect them to create community groups, and facilitate them to mobilise change based on a locally owned vision.


We are looking for someone who will relish the challenge of working with community networks in Erewash to develop new opportunities, increase capacity and build a community of volunteers and leaders.


The ideal candidate will have experience of asset based community development approaches and knowledge of behaviour change techniques. They will have high levels of organisational, communication and relationship building skills, with tonnes of motivation and enthusiasm.


If you are passionate about this work, and can demonstrate you have the necessary skills to fulfil this role, we would love to hear from you.


To apply, please see the Job Description and Person Specification and download an application form, cvs will not be accepted.


For more information please email


Closing Date: 09.00 3rd July 2017


Interviews: W/C 10th July in Erewash


Please note: Late applications will not be considered.