British Blind Sport Participation Officer

 Participation Officer

Salary: £22,500 to £25,000 per annum

Fixed term contract until 29th September 2020

Closing date for applications: Thursday 7th September 2017

This post will be employed by British Blind Sport based in Leamington Spa.

The role is funded by Sport England. This role will report directly to the National Partnerships Manager within British Blind Sport.

Could you make a visible difference?

This role will work to take forward new and established links and initiatives across the visually impaired (VI) community across England to grow participation in sport.

Candidates for the post must have a proven track record of managing and delivering projects. High level project and event planning skills needed. Knowledge of working with or supporting visually impaired people is desirable. The successful applicant must be able to work flexibly and be willing to travel to other locations as the role requires.

British Blind Sport is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and as such, where appropriate for a role, a full DBS check will be requested.

Full information can be found on the British Blind Sport website here: