Healthy Lifestyle Specialists - Sandwell | Mytime Active

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An opportunity has arisen for a number of individuals wanting to pursue a career working in the community, delivering health and lifestyle programmes across the Sandwell borough.

We are looking to recruit Healthy Lifestyle Specialists within the Sandwell Lifestyles Service Team.

Salary £18,000 (Pro rata - Fixed Term until 31st July 2021)

Mytime Active provides a range of healthy lifestyle, physical activity and nutrition based programmes as part of community health care services across the country. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, experienced, self motivated individual, with an interest and commitment to promotion of physical activity, healthy eating and weight management programmes. The post holder will contribute to the coordination and delivery of integrated lifestyle services across Sandwell. The successful applicant/s will be responsible for coordination and delivery of Mytime Active Lifestyle Services across Sandwell, delivery will include 1-1 reviews and group delivery.

To be eligible to apply for the role you must have a relevant qualification in the delivery of physical activity/ exercise (REPS  Level 2 or 3 ) as well as a good understanding of the importance of nutrition, weight management, healthy lifestyles, self help and theories of behaviour change.

The successful applicants will be expected to have a thorough understanding of the Lifestyles contract and other programmes offered within the Sandwell borough, and to be able to confidently refer across the different services.  He/ she will also have a key role in delivering innovative lifestyle services as well as evaluating and shaping the service for potential future development.

This is a fixed term contract until July 2021.

Note this role requires flexibility to ensure we meet the needs of the service and will require evening / weekend work.

For more information please email or speak to Rachael Ford 0121 366 0966 or 07792 946 939.

Closing Date: Midnight Sunday 5th May 2019

CVs and letters of application to be sent via email to:

*All offers of employment are conditional upon you signing the contract of employment and the following being secured:

  • Satisfactory health clearance;
  • Two satisfactory references;
  • Proof of attainment of qualifications;
  • Evidence of your right to work in the United Kingdom; and
  • If applicable, satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Mytime Active applies its Equal Opportunities Policy at all stages of recruitment and selection.  Shortlisting, interviewing and selection is carried out without regard to gender, sexual orientation, marital status, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or belief, age or trade union membership.  Those with disabilities meeting the minimum requirements for the post will be shortlisted and reasonable adjustments will be made to ensure they are not disadvantaged during the interview process

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