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Exciting new leadership roles at Living Sport

Living Sport has an exciting opportunities for the positions of:

Head of Partnerships / Head of Delivery / Head of Business Development

Living Sport is a charity working across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough and part of the national network of Active Partnerships.  Our strategic aim is “Improving health and wellbeing by supporting people to get active” with a focus on increasing participation in sport and physical activity for those in targeted areas of identified need and amongst older people, disabled people and those with a long term health conditions.

With a refreshed Strategy for 2020-2025, and accompanying Business Plan with some exciting and challenging targets for the development of the charity to become a hub, catalyst and self-sustaining we have established three important new Senior Leadership Team roles as part of a re-organisation – Head of Partnerships, Head of Delivery and Head of Business Development.  All three will contribute to the overall strategic development, governance, direction and success of Living Sport working collaboratively to ensure the achievement of its strategic and project outcomes and its business development objectives.

Head of Delivery

To lead and manage the successful delivery of Sport England Active Partnerships projects developing organisations and the sport and physical activity workforce to deliver in support of strategic priorities and projects.

Head of Partnerships

To lead and manage the development of strong and successful partnerships to support the achievement of the Living Sport strategic priorities, reflecting local needs and priorities and including applications for significant new resources.

Head of Business Development

To develop business operations and provide a strategic lead to drive sustainable growth to generate significant new income for Living Sport, supported by a fully integrated marketing and communications strategy.


If you share our Values of: Passionate about what we do, Striving for excellence, Working collaboratively and Making a positive impact then apply for this key new roles:


Salary Scale £37,500 – £45,000.  Closing date 12 noon Monday 24th February 2020

 First interviews will take place on Tuesday 3rd March 2020 (Head of Partnerships), Head of Business Development (Wednesday 4th March 2020) and Head of Delivery (Thursday 5th March 2020). 

Second interview will take place later in March


Recruitment Pack and Application Form

Living Sport Recruitment Pack 2020



For an informal conversation about any of these roles please contact Simon Fairhall, Chief Executive, Living Sport simon.fairhall@livingsport.co.uk or 01487 841559 / 07767 390516.

Please send completed application forms to Simon Fairhall.

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