Blackpool FC Community Trust has a very exciting opportunity for someone to join the very successful health team, working on our Fit2Go healthy lifestyle programme and mental health provisions delivered in local primary schools and nurseries supporting families in the community, while also supporting with delivery on our multi-sports camps.

Blackpool FC Community Trust, based at Bloomfield Road Stadium, have delivered the Fit2Go project in local primary schools for more than eight years, in partnership with Public Health Blackpool and Blackpool NHS Clinical Commissioning Group. The project focuses on making year 4 pupils aware of the importance of eating well, taking part in regular exercise and the effect it has our lifestyle.

The successful post holder will be part of the health delivery team, taking classroom-based sessions, which are always followed up with a physical activity session, focused around the school PE curriculum. The post holder will also deliver community-based family programmes, with the same intentions, but focused on the whole household and the adjustments that can be made to the full families’ health and well-being.

The post holder will also be required to deliver on our multi-sports camps during school holidays, helping children to engage in games and physical activity.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, whilst having a good understanding and experience of delivering healthy lifestyle provision. This individual will also have the relevant experience and qualifications to deliver physical activity and PE sessions within local primary schools and the wider community.

Blackpool FC Community Trust is the official charity of Blackpool FC, with a focus on engaging, developing, inspiring and supporting the people of Blackpool to live better lives.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Health Education Officer