Sports Development Officer

Urgent Vacancy Jobs in Sport UK For Sports Development Officer
Job Description
Jobs in Sport UK, Sports development officers are responsible for generating interest and increasing participation in sports by running initiatives that inspire people to take part. A sports development officer will plan and organise sports projects and campaigns in order to get more people involved.
They work towards making sport more accessible to everyone and aim to get people living a healthier lifestyle. They may specialise in a particular sport or focus on a particular group of people, or have a more general remit.
Job Details

Hiring Organization

UK Sport

Post Name
Sports Development Officer

Any Graduate, Post Graduate


Employment Type
Full Time

Work Hours
8 Hours

GBP 60000 To GBP 65000 Per Year

London, England, United Kingdom WC1B 3HF

About Organization
UK Sport is the nation’s trusted high-performance experts, powering our greatest athletes, teams, sports and events to achieve positive success. We are the UK’s trusted high-performance experts, powering our greatest athletes, teams, sports and events to achieve positive success.
Through strategic leadership and investment of National Lottery and Government funds, UK Sport has transformed the high-performance sporting system, winning more Olympic and Paralympic medals than ever before and is recognised as one of the top nations in the world for event hosting capabilities.
Our beliefs underpin why we exist, inform the decisions we make and drive what we do. We believe in the power of sport to deliver positive impact for individuals and for society. We believe in the power of success, the power of connection and the power of collaboration.
We believe sporting success makes people happy. It creates a powerful platform to inspire and effect lasting positive change for individuals and society. We believe sport changes how individuals see their future, how communities connect with each other and how our nation is seen by the world.
Sports Development Officer Responsibilities For Jobs in Sport UK

Organising, developing and delivering a varied range of sporting activities, projects or programmes
Finding funding and managing budgets
Producing promotional material and displays
Keeping statistical and financial records
Undertaking administrative tasks
Writing reports and press releases
Liaising and working with relevant organisations or agencies including youth services, schools, clubs, sports coaches and sports councils
Organising and undertaking market research
Monitoring and assessing progress
Finding and training coaches, volunteers and staff.

Sports Development Officer Skills For Jobs in Sport UK

Excellent interpersonal skills
Communication skills
Organisational skills
Time management skills
Good teamworking skills

Sports Development Officer Benefits For Jobs in Sport UK

Sport improves your mood.
Sport improves your concentration.
Sport reduces stress and depression.
Sport improves sleep habits.
Sport helps you maintain a healthy weight.
Sport boosts your self-confidence.
Sport has been linked to leadership traits.

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