Active Schools Coordinator

Argyll and Bute Council

  • Location: Tobermory
  • £28,304 to £31,845 per annum, LGE10
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: ARB04708

Department: Active Schools/LiveArgyll

Closing Date: Thursday 4th April 2019

We are recruiting for an Active Schools Coordinator required to deliver our service within Mull & Iona. The hours for this post are 21 per week, to be worked in agreement with our service requirements.

In order to strengthen our Active Schools team, LiveArgyll in partnership with sportscotland, currently wish to appoint to this post.

We are committed to investing in the Active Schools Network and its fundamental aim of providing more and higher quality opportunities to take part in sport and physical activity before school, during lunchtime and after school, and to develop effective pathways between schools and sports clubs in the local community.

This is a key appointment to support current, and develop new opportunities for secondary school aged pupils to participate in regular, frequent, safe and fun sport and physical activity.

The successful candidate should be educated to degree level or GTCS registered and/or further relevant experience or qualifications in a sports and/or business related discipline. You should be able to clearly demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the aims of the Active Schools Network.

Extensive experience of engaging with children and young people through sport and physical activity in education, sport, health, community, leisure and/or recreation industries.

The successful candidate should have excellent communication skills and have proven project management experience.

Please note, pay increase has been agreed and will be implemented on 1st April.


Applicants should note that: -

This post is not suitable for job share

The salary shown is the full time equivalent salary, the actual salary will be paid pro rata for the hours worked.

This post requires Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) Membership in relation to working with children.

For further information, please contact:

Nicola Hackett, Business Development Manager

Telephone: 07979 832 089


Reference: ARB04708/LVA00187/008342

Applications must be made online at

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