YCF Running Club Activator

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What Volunteers mean to us…

At the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation, we are committed to providing meaningful work placements where individuals can develop personally and professionally. This is a great opportunity for those hoping to increase their experience in community and sport development within the charity of a professional sports club.

The Running Club…

The primary aim of the YCF Running Club is to provide those in the surrounding areas an opportunity to improve their health; inclusive of physical, mental and social health and contribute to the recommended weekly physical activity levels.

The Role…

The role of the YCF Running Club Activator will be to market the running club, recruit new members and retain current members, whilst delivering a professional, yet fun running experience for all involved. In addition to the weekly Running Club, the successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring our quarterly events such as ‘#RunAndTalk’, and our annual programme, ‘YCF’s Couch to 5k Challenge’ are delivered.

The Successful Candidate…

The successful candidate should have a keen interest in sports development, as well as an understanding of physical activity provision at a community level, considering models of behavior change and potential barriers for the uptake of physical activity. The Running Club Activator will be able to work alone to achieve objectives but work well within the team of Run Leaders and be able to communicate effectively to achieve desired outcomes.

The opportunity will require 8 hours of work a week on a flexible basis burt attendance at some YCF Running Club sessions (Monday evenings, 5.30pm) will be necessary.

If you would like further information on the role, please contact Beth on beth.cook@yorkshirecricketfoundation.com.

If you would like to apply for the role, please send your CV and a cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience make you a likely candidate for this role, to Beth on the details above.

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Required Role

YCF Running Club Activator

Key responsibilities

- Event organisation, management and delivery - Admin - Project management - Media, marketing and communications - Growth and expansion - YCF Couch to 5k Challenge programme organisation, delivery

Mandatory SkillsHide[-]

  • Administration and Clerical
  • Communication
  • Event Planning
  • Interpersonal
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Project Management
  • Team Work
  • Time Management
  • Self Management

Desirable Skills

  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Leadership and Management
  • Listening
  • Marketing
  • Practical
  • Public Speaking
  • Reviewing and evaluation

Skill to gain

  • Administration and Clerical
  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Event Planning
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Leadership and Management
  • Listening
  • Marketing
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Office IT (Word, Excel etc)
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Practical
  • Problem solving
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Team Work
  • Time Management
  • Networking
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 02-09-2019

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Location

St Michael's Ln, Leeds LS6 3BR, UK
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