Home-based Stratford, Greater London

£27,286 plus either London weighting allowance of £3,310 or home-working allowance of £1,464

Contract, Full-time

Job Description

Stratford, East London or home-working

Fixed term until 31st March 2021

We are seeking a highly effective and organised Physical Activity Officer who will support the delivery and coordination of our Regional Sector Support programme – supporting sport and physical activity organisations around mental health.

You’ll be joining Mind at an exciting time as we embark on launching a Regional Offer to help equip more sport and physical activity organisations with the skills to support and engage people with mental health problems in physical activity.

We are looking to recruit a motivated individual with a ‘can-do’ attitude who has experience of establishing and managing a wide range of productive relationships and partnerships. You will be experienced in coordinating programmes and projects with a track record of delivering performance against agreed targets and objectives.

As Physical Activity Officer (Regional Network Support), you will:

  • Coordinate Mind’s Sector Support Regional Offer which will include: communicating with regional organisations, promoting Mind’s support services, organising and attending events and meetings, gathering data and insight, and brokering relationships between regional sport/physical activity and mental health organisations.
  • Support the development and promotion of Mind’s Sector Support Universal Offer which is available to all organisations and includes resources, toolkits, training and networking opportunities.

As Physical Activity Officer (Regional Network Support), you will play an important role in helping the sport and physical activity sector to be more welcoming and inclusive to those of us with mental health problems.

In return, we can offer personal development opportunities and a range of benefits including flexible working hours and wellbeing activities.

To apply, please follow the link below to our website.

Closing date: 12 noon, 24th June 2019
10th July 2019 in Stratford, London

Mind is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.