Career Opportunities

National Disability Sports Engagement Officer – (Maternity Cover post)

£20,000 per annum (pro rata) – up to 12 months maternity cover post.

Cerebral Palsy Sport is looking to recruit a dynamic part time (3.5 days a week) National Disability Sport Engagement Officer to cover maternity leave for our officer.

The post will support Cerebral Palsy Sport’s Start and Stay Active programme. The role will provide insight, support and participation opportunities to people with cerebral palsy and other physical disabilities. It will also provide information to sports governing bodies, 3rd sector partners and County Sports Partnerships on the needs of people with cerebral palsy. The role will also support the organisation’s responses to enquiries from a range of sources; provide information to members, partners, organisations and families. This role is key for CP Sports engagement with members, the post holder will be responsible for website content, social media platforms, newsletters and news stories.

This is a fixed term post for up to 12 months to cover maternity leave with the salary starting at £20,000 pro rata on a part time post.

As National Disability Sport Engagement Officer, you will need some demonstrable experience and track record of working in a sports development delivery environment and working on engagement projects and programmes. Candidates will require excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to successfully build and manage productive relationships and demonstrable insight and administration skills.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to join a team where you can have a positive impact in supporting people with cerebral palsy achieve their sporting potential.

For an application pack and post details please download the information below.

Nat Dis Sports Eng Officer – Mat Leave post – Applicants Pack – 2017

Application Form – Nat Disability Sport Engagement Officer Mat Leave Post 2017

CP Sport Diversity Monitoring Form

If you would like to apply for this role, please complete and return the application form demonstrating how you meet the personal specification for the role.

Please also complete and return the Diversity & Monitoring Form

Closing date for applications is: 12 pm on 4th October 2017

Interviews will be held on 12th October 2017


Volunteering Opportunities

  • Are you committed to improving the lives of people with cerebral palsy?
  • Are you passionate about sports?
  • Do you have some free time?
  • Do you want to gain new skills and experiences?
  • Do you enjoy working with and meeting new people?
  • Do you want to make a difference?

If you answered Yes to these questions, have you considered becoming a Volunteer for Cerebral Palsy Sport?

Our current volunteer roles include:

  • Administration Volunteer
  • Fundraising Development Volunteer
  • Sports Event Volunteers

We do have a range of volunteering opportunities available – see our Volunteering page for more details.

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