Session Worker Job for Building Bridges Oldbury wellbeing and fitness Project

building bridgesJob Advert – Building Bridges Training

Based at: Various sport and leisure venues within Oldbury

Days and hours per week – a weekly session of 3 hours – this can be anytime of the week

Start – immediate to end of March 2017

Pay – £11 per hour

We are looking to recruit someone with previous experience of working in the community with people with a learning disability and promoting sport and fitness.  A qualification in social care, community work and/or sport is essential.

DBS checked and ideally a current first aid certificate.


Job purpose:

Within the role you will plan and carry out weekly group sessions with people with a learning disability living within Oldbury to improve their fitness and healthy living.  The sessions will be delivered in various locations to support people with a learning disability. There will be a focus on recruiting people to the group who are not receiving support through learning disability services and who are not in employment.

The 12 month project aims to help people with a learning disability to reduce obesity, increase physical activity and improve diet through a short training course and regular support to access community fitness opportunities.


For additional information or to apply contact –  or phone 0121 559 9197


Closing date 12th May 2016

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