Coronavirus: Advice for your organisation 


Volunteering and coronavirus: How you can help

Sorry, this vacancy is now closed and applications can’t be submitted!

Find Your Active Community Connector

Job Description

Due to Covid-19, physical activity is now positioned as essential to health and wellbeing, Active Essex and Essex County Council are taking the bold step of creating a major new campaign called Find Your Active to ensure physical activity is a top priority for everyone.

The Find Your Active campaign celebrates the fact that everyone can enjoy the huge benefits of being active – it’s just about what is right for you. Find Your Active shines a light on all of the different ways and opportunities to get active around Essex.

The ‘Community Connector’ role will provide the eyes and ears on the ground for Active Essex. Working within local communities and alongside United in Kind Coaches, to map physical activity where it already exists and help facilitate it where it doesn’t. The post is fixed term for 12 months.

It will be essential for the postholder to hold a full current driving license and have access to a car. You will need to be able to work flexibly including some unsocial hours. Office location is Harlow, but your delivery will be across the whole of West Essex.

Candidates will possess drive and enthusiasm, recognise the importance of building sound working relationships and have the ability to work effectively both individually and in partnership with others. You must be adaptable to change, as this role will evolve over the contract term.

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.