Position: Just Bowl Co-ordinator
Flexible: Home based from a flexible location but will be responsible for co-ordinating the Just Bowl project across the country so there would be some travelling involved across the selected pilot sites. Travel to the Head Office in Melton Mowbray will also be required.
Contract: This post is on a fixed term basis until December 1st, 2019 with a view to an additional 18 months based on the performance of the project and an additional funding award from Sport England.
The Organisation: The Bowls Development Alliance (BDA) is an organisation created to lead on the development of the sport of bowls through the clubs, counties and coaches in England. Working in partnership with Bowls England (BE) and the English Indoor Bowling Association Ltd (EIBA) the BDA aims strengthen resilience in the sport by reaching 104,145 people and directly influencing 36,661
The BDA is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and highly organised individual to co-ordinate the delivery of the Just Bowl pilot project which aims to directly influence those who are presently inactive and directly influence them to take part in a minimum of 30mins activity per week as well as moving those that are more able further along the continuum of activity.
The project aims to provide in-depth insight and data about what makes people become active, maintain activity and in so doing improve their well-being both physically and mentally.
Applicants must have a minimum of three years’ experience working within Sports Development.
Applicants must be able to evidence experience of effective partnership working and have a good understanding of monitoring and evaluation and the collection of data to show outcomes have been met
Knowledge of bowls would be an advantage but is not essential.
A full job description and person specification is available to download from the Download attachments section below or by calling the BDA office on 01664 777001
For an informal discussion about the post please call the BDA Development Director Susan Cooper, on 07884 358202
Closing date: Wednesday 25th April 2018
Interviews: Wednesday 2nd May 2018