Funding Support

£20k – 25k (FTE)
Active Partners Trust
Placed On
Wed 15th August, 2018
12:00am - Sun 23rd September, 2018
The Funding Support role will support the Funding Lead to bring additional funding for physical activity and sport into Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire through: • Advising and supporting partners to understand where the opportunities for funding are and building their capacity and capability to be able to apply for funding. • On behalf of Active Derbyshire, Active Notts or our partners, developing funding applications for physical activity and sport, based on insight and an understanding of priorities and identified local need.

Hours of work: Flexible, up to 37 per week with additional hours worked as necessary for the proper performance of duties. Part-time working considered.

Active Partners Trust is the new umbrella organisation bringing together the County Sports Partnerships in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Whilst retaining an identity in each county, establishing a new charitable trust, alongside the delivery of a new strategies, will enable us to fulfil our ambition of creating sustainable behaviour change across our local communities.

If we are to reduce levels of inactivity within our communities and respond to the challenges set out within Sport England's 'Towards an Active Nation', we need to see change at all levels and across many sectors. Our strategies in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire set out the need for a collective response based on an in-depth understanding of people and communities, that builds a consistent message and way of working, removes the barriers to participation, builds capacity from within and makes physical activity the norm for people who live and work in our communities.

To do this, we need the best team, with the right attitude, work ethic, behaviours and commitment to make this happen. You'll need to be able to identify with our core values; making a difference, working together, acting with integrity, leading by example and striving for excellence.

Full details can be found in the job description below.

To apply complete the application form below and return to For an informal chat about the role please contact Edwina Archer on 01773 741915.

Supporting Documents:

funding-support-application-form1.docx (MS Word, 202.3 Kb)

funding-support-jdps-v3-130818.docx (MS Word, 60 Kb)

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