Development Officer - EnjoyLeisure

03 Oct

East Lothian Council

Ref no: EAL01532
Closes: Sunday, 16th October 2016
Published: Friday, 30th September 2016
Location: Various Locations In East Lothian
Salary: £20,165 - £22,081 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 15.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: East Lothian Council
Category: Sport / Culture / Library
Sub-category: Leisure

Vacancy Information

It is EnjoyLeisure's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Rate of Pay: £11.05-£12.10 per hour
Temporary part time position until 31 March 2017 
15 hours per week
Days of work will vary and will include evening and weekend work as required
To start asap

It is an exciting time for cricket in East Lothian and in partnership with Cricket Scotland and East Lothian Council, enjoyleisure are looking to appoint a new Cricket Development fixed term period. The role is responsible for the number of people accessing cricket opportunities across the county and for the ongoing development of East Lothian County Club. The post holder will work with local school and clubs and provide quality cricket opportunities and deliver a number of events and competitions. In addition, the role is responsible for providing quality coach education opportunities in cricket locally and supporting the development of a quality player pathway. the successful post holder will have enthusiasm for the sport, demonstrate previous experience in developing cricket as well as being organised and possessing excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of enjoyleisure, part of Enjoy East Lothian Ltd, a charitable organisation which delivers services for East Lothian Council.

Job Details

The Cricket Development Officer will work as part of a sport specific team to increase the number of people playing cricket and improve the quality of cricket provision across the authority. The post holder will be responsible for delivering the outcomes set in the Cricket Development Plan.

Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Cricket Coaching Award (UKCC2) and be able to demonstrate knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.

PVG Membership
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. 

All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council. 

Please note: PVG member’s records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offerbeing made.

Additional Information

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