Sport Participation Officer

  • Job Reference: 00000298-1
  • Date Posted: 15 July 2022
  • Recruiter: University of Brighton
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  • Location: Brighton
  • Salary: £23,487 to £26,341
  • Sector: Community & Sport, Higher Education
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Job Description

Can you co-ordinate an engaging and innovative sport and activity programme?  

This role will enhance our existing sport programme, Parklife (Social Sport & Physical Activity: Parklife (, which embodies a sport for all attitude and contributes to boosting student experience whilst developing a student workforce to both boost student employability and keep the programme current 

Based at the Falmer campus, and working across all sites, you will specifically be involved in organising and promoting a physical activity programme, aimed at creating an active and healthy University community. You will be responsible for implementing systems to ensure that the University's duty of care for those participating in our activities meets and where possible exceeds best practice. 

In order to be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Experience of developing projects, events, programme promotion, and methods to evaluate impact and effectiveness 
  • Good communication skills to liaise with service users, professional services and external agencies 
  • Experience of managing and supporting volunteers  
  • Knowledge of the organisation and administration sports activity programmes 

For more information about the role or an informal conversation please contact Claire on