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Healthy Place Shaping Partner vacancy

50k per annum for initial 3- year contract with option to extend

Closing date: September 23rd.

Can you help us improve the lives of Oxfordshire residents through the power of physical activity and sport?

Active Oxfordshire is a dynamic and forward- looking CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation) working with stakeholders and partners across the County to tackle inactivity and health inequalities.

We work to help shape and build healthy places for people to work, live and play in. Our ambition is to improve and change lives and we want to help activate healthy communities across the County with and through our partners.

Working as part of the Active Oxfordshire team but on secondment to Rosie Rowe the County Growth Board Healthy Place Shaping Lead, you will work across the County on rotation with local Council partners to strategically influence the scaling of healthy place shaping across the county..

Drawing on best practice from the highly regarded Bicester and Barton Healthy Town programmes there is a lot to build on. However, you will need to engage with decision makers and local communities in different ways to reflect local needs and priorities and help make change happen.

We are seeking an individual with excellent planning, teamworking and communication skills to help take this work forward with colleagues inside and outside Active Oxfordshire. We require someone who is comfortable and able in working collaboratively with partners so we are looking for a candidate with a can- do attitude, a high level of mobility and flexibility in terms of working practices and a drive to make things happen in the right way.

If you are interested and require further information please do not hesitate to contact either Rosie Rowe, Oxfordshire Growth Board Lead on Healthy Place Shaping on 01295 221929 or Paul Brivio, Active Oxfordshire Chief Executive on 07741733777 from September 1st onwards.

A full Job Description can be found at the bottom of this page.

Please send your CV and a covering letter setting out what skills, experience and expertise you would bring to the role to paulbrivio@activeoxfordshire.org

by Monday September 23rd

Interviews will be held on Friday October 4th at the Active Oxfordshire Offices in Kidlington.

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