Assistant: Move Scilly Project Activator - up to 18.5 hours per week


Do you enjoy working with your community? Are you enthusiastic about healthy living?  Are you a creative, active individual?

The Council of the Isles of Scilly is recruiting for a new exciting post of 'Move Scilly' Project Activator. You will be contributing to the successful delivery of an exciting three year Sport England funded project called 'Move Scilly'. As part of this role you will be planning and delivering short 'kick start' programmes of activity and weekly swimming sessions. The main focus of this role will be to increase activity levels of all family members in a range of formal and informal settings (at Active Scilly facilities and in the community).

The successful postholder will work to establish and operate a reward-based activity tracking system, contribute to social media campaigns and project data management.

The ideal candidate will be someone with strong motivation and understanding of activities that promote healthy living and has experience of working with all ages of the community.

Provisional Interview date of Thursday, 27th December 2018

Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

·         A competitive salary

·         Eye care voucher scheme

·         Cycle To Work Scheme

·         Defined benefit pension scheme

·         Training and Development opportunities

·         Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements

·         Generous Holiday allowance

·         A free confidential and impartial counselling service

For an informal discussion please telephone Susie Taylor on 01720 424512 or email

Business Unit: 
Strategic Development
Part Time - Fixed Contract
£18,870 - £20,541 pro rata per annum
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 18 December, 2018 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet
Job Applicant Privacy Notice
Recruitment and Selection Policy

Please submit completed applications to or:
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 0300 1234 105.