Sports Activity Leader

  • Employer Huntingdonshire District Council
  • Town / City Huntingdon
  • Job Type Part-time
  • Salary £9.85 per hour
  • Closing Date 31/08/2021
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Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) is passionate about providing high quality services to our communities, residents and businesses and this means we need to employ and retain the most talented and dedicated people. Situated within the heart of the Cambridge-Peterborough Growth Area, Huntingdonshire is a beautiful district that boasts thriving market towns and many attractive villages, each with its own identity. We are an innovative and forward-thinking Local Authority whose residents are at the heart of our decision making.

The Sports Development services at Huntingdonshire District Council are seeking individuals to support its programmes of increasing participation in sport and physical activity across the district.

We need individuals available to deliver this programme from this summer onwards on a flexible basis with ongoing variable work available within both term time activities and future school holidays.

If you have experience of working with young people, adults or disability groups and have any experience of assisting sports coaches with delivering sports or physical activity sessions for people then this role could be of interest.

We are looking for candidates who are approachable, adaptable and reliable with a good work ethic

This is predominantly a delivery role assisting others set up and deliver activities in a supporting role at sports and physical activity sessions for various user groups. There will also be some admin in terms of registrations.

The postholder will be required to hold an enhanced DBS in order to undertake the duties of this role. Please note we are looking for various Sports Activity Leaders across a number of our sites in Huntingdonshire including Huntingdon, St Neots, St Ives and Ramsey and hours will be variable dependent upon your circumstances.

We want to employ staff who embody our icare values (Inspiring, Collaborative, Accountable, Respectful, Enterprising) all of which support our ultimate purpose of putting our customers first.

TO APPLY A full job description along with details of how to apply can be downloaded from our website at

Should you have any additional questions regarding submitting an application, please contact our Recruitment Business Partner

Closing date we are seeking candidates on a rolling basis and will be interviewing as suitable applicants apply as we have a number of roles to fill and various hours covering all days of the week will be available to successful candidates in order to deliver our sports activity programmes


At HDC we seek to employ candidates from a range of backgrounds in order to bring diversity of thought and make our organisation more innovative. We are seeking candidates who are looking for their next permanent opportunity on a full time, part time or condensed hours basis. We also offer a highly competitive Local Government Pension Scheme and provide an array of services, networks and training to support your health and wellbeing as well as generous holiday entitlement dependent upon length of service.

Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of our recruitment and along with our values we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued; there is equality of opportunity and all areas of the community we serve are represented. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance.

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