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Sport Development Officer (Black Students) – (Fixed term)

University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham Sport are seeking to appoint a passionate and motivated Sport Development Officer (Black Students), who will develop and implement the delivery of an inclusive programme of sport, physical activity and wellbeing to our black stude



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£26396 – £32348 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.





Placed on

Mon 9th January, 2023



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Key responsibilities will include evaluating the current environment, developing strategic direction and feedback mechanisms as well as the delivery of events and programmes, to enhance the inclusivity of the University’s sporting offer and the experience of black students at Nottingham.

You will have a significant understanding and/or experience of the barriers facing black people in engaging with sport, strong networking skills and be adaptable to meet the needs of students and our inclusive offer. You will also be an individual who can work proactively with a high level of initiative, engaging collaboratively with the wider Sport team. Additionally, the successful candidate will need to be flexible in their approach to their working week, noting that some evening and weekend work may be required.

This position is offered on a fixed term basis until 31 July 2025. Hours of work are full time (36.25 hours per week). Job share arrangements may be considered.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Hannah Webber (Sport Inclusion Manager), tel: 0115 8468121 or email hannah.webber@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University is a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.

For successful international applicants, we provide financial support for your visa and the immigration health surcharge, plus an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses for any dependants accompanying you to the UK. For more information please see the our webpage on Financial support for visas and the immigration health surcharge.