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Yorkshire Sport Foundation is seeking an outstanding individual to join the team as we continue to deliver our strategy and work towards reducing physical inactivity and contribute to the range of outcomes we know sport and physical activity has the power to deliver against.

Morley, LS27 7JQ
Contact Telephone
0330 2020 280
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Yorkshire Sport Foundation

About Development Manager

The successful candidate will join our Local Support Team in supporting the coordination of District Activity Partnerships. District Activity Partnerships are multi-agency cross sector networks operating at a local level with a focus on increasing participation in sport and physical activity. Our current strategy places these Partnerships at the heart of taking a whole systems approach to tackling inactivity.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of England's largest County Sport Partnerships with a strong reputation and track record. Expect to be able to work at the forefront of sport and physical activity development, shaping current thinking and influencing local policy approaches.

This post will lead and manage our relationships in Calderdale and Kirklees to support, coordinate and provide a development function for the District Activity Partnerships. The successful candidate will understand the requirement for collaboration, relationship building and influencing on behalf of sport and physical activity. They will also understand the range of challenges faced by organisations and communities in tackling inactivity and be competent in supporting and facilitating development with various stakeholders. The management of resources, projects and programmes will be required linked to local priorities.

To apply, please complete the application form (including up to 2,000 word submission), equality monitoring form, and reference details form.

Please return by email to or post to: Yorkshire Sport Foundation, Nepshaw Lane South, Morley LS27 7JQ.

Supporting Documents:

job-description---development-manager-(calderdale-kirklees).docx (MS Word, 194.1 Kb)

ysf-equality-monitoring-form5.docx (MS Word, 148.6 Kb)

job-application-form-template.docx (MS Word, 175 Kb)

referee-details-form-nov-2018.docx (MS Word, 106.9 Kb)

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