Fixed Term Contract – 12 months
An exciting opportunity is available for an enthusiastic, dynamic and motivated, Physical Activity Specialist ideally with a REPs Level 3 Registration (Level 4 Obesity and Weight Management desirable) qualification, experience and a special interest in health promotion within specialised population groups.
Working within our Weight Management Team alongside Nutritionists you will support delivery of the Tier-2 and Tier-3 adult weight management service’s throughout Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The ideal candidate(s) will need to be open to travel and support teams throughout the county as required.
The successful candidate will have:
Sound knowledge of prescribing exercise and advising on physical activity to special populations specifically obesity as well as at population / community level.
- Knowledge of specific physical activity and exercise requirements for delivering appropriate weight management programmes for adults.
- Minimum of two years’ experience working in a physical activity setting.
- Experience of working with both adults in a one-to-one and group environment, to support positive lifestyle change.
- Degree or Diploma in relevant subject area, or equivalent knowledge and experience gained through working in a specialised physical activity role. REPs Level 3 Registration (REPS Level 4 Obesity and Weight Management desirable) and/or Member of CIMSPA at Practitioner level.
Is this role for you?
If you are and would like to be part of an innovative and ambitious team, we would very much like to hear from you.
You should have an outstanding record, excellent communication skills, and a focus on detail and quality.
We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.Closing date: January 26, 2024 5:00 pm