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Community Activator

Employer
Birmingham Community Leisure Trust
Location
West Midlands
Salary
££11.5 to ££11.5 per hour
Closing date
7 Jun 2022
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Job description:

 

Fixed Term, 20 hours per week to support with Commonwealth Games initatives

£11.50 per hour

Here at Birmingham Community Leisure Trust we are recruiting for a Community Activator. This is an exciting brand new role which will see you reporting to the More Leisure Head of Sport & Community to offer more than just exercise at our Birmingham leisure centres.


You will help Birmingham Community Leisure Trust offer more by considering leisure centres as community hubs where people can meet and form relationships.

 

Based within various leisure centres in Birmingham you will identify opportunities for activities that will utilise team members and available space to provide closed and accommodating sessions. You will be the communities main point of contact to book in for activities, collaborating with our onsite teams to guide our customers through the booking process and give them the best possible service.

 

You will be surrounded by like minded individuals who will share your passion for leisure, and we will offer a safe, fun, and professional working environment with excellent development opportunities.  

 


What you'll need to do the role

 

Using your track record of initiating, developing and managing positive stakeholder relationships you will support with reporting back to our clients and trust on our achievements.

 

As part of this role you help in identifying and applying for external grant funding.

 

As you will be required to travel between different locations it is essential that you hold a current driving licence.

 

Qualifications and experience within community development and/or leisure are desired.

 

 

  

Why Serco 

  

Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters – delivering essential services that touch people’s lives. 

  

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You will be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways. 

  

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You’ll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.  

  

What we offer 

  

  • Free/heavily discounted use of all the facilities at the Centre 

  • Excellent Development and Training Opportunities 

  • A safe and supportive culture 

  • A chance to make a positive difference to the community 

 

 

About Serco

 

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

 

By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

 

 

Apply

 

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Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities.  Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

 

 

Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust’s Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust’s employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company’s policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.

 

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What you'll need to do the role

 

Using your track record of initiating, developing and managing positive stakeholder relationships you will report back to our clients and trust on our achievements.

 

As part of this role you will be identifying and applying for external grant funding so you will have the ability to enthuse, persuade, negotiate and influence both the spoken and written word.

 

As you will be required to travel between different locations it is essential that you hold a current driving licence.

 

Qualifications and experience within community development and/or leisure are desired.

 



We offer:

What we offer 

  

  • Free/heavily discounted use of all the facilities at the Centre 

  • Excellent Development and Training Opportunities 

  • A safe and supportive culture 

  • A chance to make a positive difference to the community 

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