Physical Activity and Nutrition Lead - Redbridge

Redbridge, London
£21 - £25 per hour (depending on experience)
18 Sep 2017
16 Oct 2017
Full Time, Temporary

Physical Activity and Nutrition Lead - Redbridge

Location: Various Vision venues across Redbridge

Closing Date: 5pm on Friday 29th September 2017

Interview Date: w/c 9th October 2017

Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure (Vision) is a registered charity that manages a wide range of facilities and services on behalf of the London Borough of Redbridge including: Leisure Facilities, Sport & Health, Libraries, Redbridge Museum, Parks and Open Spaces, Arts, Events and Halls Lettings.

The Sport & Health Team are looking for an experienced physical activity instructor with nutritional knowledge, who shares our creativity, energy, and passion for developing a healthy lifestyle from an early age.

We need you to have a positive impact on the number of overweight and obese children and their families within Redbridge.  This will be achieved through providing them with the tools, knowledge and support to increase their life long healthy eating habits as well as increasing their physical activity levels.

You will be responsible for the delivery of Active Stars (weight management programme) for children aged 5 – 13 years and their families. Active Stars is delivered over 6 weeks. Sessions will be held twice a week, on a Saturday morning and one after school session.

3 hours per week (Saturday morning) for 6 weeks from late-October 2017. There may be some additional hours available for preparation work before the start of the programme if required.

For further information regarding the role please contact Meg Tooth, Active Start Coordinator