Current Vacancies

Sports Co-ordinator (School Games Events and Children & Young People)

Closing Date:  Monday 31 st  October 2022

新2皇冠直播在线观看正规平台 and Medway are seeking to appoint a Sports Co-ordinator to support in the effective co-ordination, delivery, marketing and evaluation of the Kent School Games events programme. This post will also assist 新2皇冠直播在线观看正规平台 and Medway in tackling inactivity and reducing the inequalities children and young people face in sport and physical activity. The post provides an excellent opportunity for someone with strong communication and organisational skills and who has an interest in sport and physical activity.

For any queries about this role please contact Natalie Harris

Email:  Natalie.Harris    Phone:  03000   412044

To apply for this role, please complete the application form

Changing Minds Kent – 3 Roles: Operations Lead, Project Coordinator and Project Assistant

Closing date: Friday 14th October

Changing Minds are looking for people to help make a difference to individuals and communities across Kent. They have a number of new and exciting positions to be a part of their new and inspirational team delivering a new National Lottery Community Fund wellbeing project. For full job descriptions, please follow the links below:

To apply for any of these roles, please complete the Blue Umbrella Job Application.

Cancer Research UK – Seasonal Events Assistants

Closing date: ongoing

Cancer Research UK have a number of opportunities for seasonal events staff across 2023. Cancer Research UK’s Events team delivers a variety of events across the UK including Race for Life 3K, 5K, 10K, Pretty Muddy, Shine and over 50 third party events supporting our participants.

Event Assistants play an integral role in the successful delivery of each of these events.

For more information, please visit the Cancer Research UK seasonal events webpage.

Local Coaching Opportunities

Team Theme:

Website: Total Sports Coaching


Rugbytots are recruiting, with opportunities across the county. If you’re energetic and outgoing, can engage with young children and encourage their development, you’ll love working with Rugbytots.

For northeast Kent, covering Sittingbourne, Faversham, Canterbury and Thanet, contact , 0345 3130435.

For west Kent, covering Tonbridge, Maidstone and Sevenoaks, contact .

Careers in Sport

Find jobs from leading organisations across the sports & fitness industry. Apply online today and take the next steps. Careers in Sports jobs are updated daily, and you can apply directly.

Follow this link to browse Careers in Sport’s job listings

UK Sport

UK Sport provides strategic investment to enable Great Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic sports and athletes to achieve their full medal winning potential. They advertise UK based sports jobs on their website.

Follow this link to browse UK Sport’s job listings

Further Education

Canterbury Christ Church University – Foundation Degree in Physical Education and Physical Activity

Two year programme starting in September 2022 designed for students who are currently working in a physical education setting and who want to obtain a qualification whilst only attending university one day a week.

Follow this link to CCCU Foundation degree

Canterbury Christ Church University – BA Top Up year in Physical Education and Physical Activity

A natural follow on from the Foundation Degree, on successful completion of this students will obtain a BA (Hons) in Physical Education and Physical Activity.  Again, this programme is only one day a week.  The next cohort will start in September 2022.

Follow this link to CCCU BA Top Up Year

Work Experience / Placement

新2皇冠直播在线观看正规平台 & Medway receives many requests from people looking to undertake work experience or placements within the service.

Any enquiries for work placements must go through Kent County Council , where you will find details of the types of placements which can be offered and the application form.

We also suggest that those looking for work experience get in touch with the Sports Development unit in their local area , who may be able to offer opportunities. It is important to note that work experience cannot be guaranteed.

Guide to jobs and volunteering in the sports sector

This guide details the many benefits that young people can experience from undertaking voluntary work experience and lists some of the various careers that are on offer within the sports sector. We hope that you find this information interesting, informative and a help in seeing the huge variety of careers that are open to all young people within the Sports Sector.

Follow this link to Jobs and Volunteering in the Sports Sector (download pdf)

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