Head of Sport Development

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Closing date: Friday 09 December 2022
Location: Hybrid working with 50% of time-based at Head Office
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £31,500 - £36,000 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Interview date: 1Thursday 15 - Tuesday 20 December 2022

British Blind Sport is looking for a Head of Sport Development to help us to achieve our goals. As the only national disability sport organisation representing blind and partially sighted people, we are passionate about making a visible difference through sport for all people living with sight loss.  Being an inspirational and proactive leader who has a commitment to helping others, we are keen to hear from you. Along with the responsibility of our sport department, the successful candidate will be able to be part of the planning and delivery of the IBSA World Games in August 2023, which is a pivotal moment in international blind sport.  We are looking for a credible professional who can demonstrate resilience, maturity and be a source of knowledge and experience in disability sport.

We are an equal opportunities employer, and our policy is to recruit a diverse workforce and follow the guidelines of the Equality Act.  We welcome everyone to create inclusive teams.  We celebrate difference and encourage everyone to join us and be themselves at work. If you believe you have the right skills, experience and a positive ‘can do’ attitude then this role might just be for you! Please send in a completed application form by Friday 9 December 2022.

Secondment placements will be considered.

For further information about this vacancy and details of how to apply, please visit the British Blind Sport website: https://britishblindsport.org.uk/about/jobs/

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