Kent Sport – Children and Young People Sport and Physical Activity Project Officer
Closing date: 25 January 2020
Kent Sport is seeking to appoint a Project Officer to lead our Daily Mile project and support the delivery of other Children and Young People programmes, with a specific focus on those which encourage the least active to lead healthy, active lifestyles.
This post provides an exciting opportunity for someone with outstanding communication and organisational skills and who has experience of working in, or with, organisations who provide services for children and young people, and an interest in sport and physical activity.
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Work Experience / Placement
The Kent Sport and Physical Activity service receives many requests from people looking to undertake work experience or placements within the service.
Any enquiries for work placements must go through Kent County Council, where you will find details of the types of placements which can be offered and the application form.
We also suggest that those looking for work experience get in touch with the Sports Development unit in their local area, who may be able to offer opportunities. It is important to note that work experience cannot be guaranteed.
Guide to jobs and volunteering in the sports sector
This guide details the many benefits that young people can experience from undertaking voluntary work experience and lists some of the various careers that are on offer within the sports sector. We hope that you find this information interesting, informative and a help in seeing the huge variety of careers that are open to all young people within the Sports Sector.
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