Contract Type – Casual Contract
Team – Based within the NK Outreach team who are based at One NK, North Hykeham
Location – Delivering across North Kesteven District and other areas of Lincolnshire when required
Employer – Leisure in the Community
1Life is a forward thinking lifestyle and management solutions company who manages the NK Outreach team in partnership with North Kesteven District Council.
The NK Outreach Team and position of NK Activity Worker
The NK Outreach team delivers various community sport and recreational projects across the North Kesteven District, as well as delivers activities outside the district for certain events.
The team’s mobile facilities include mobile climbing wall, medium skate park, mobile mini half pipe and mobile free bound equipment and play equipment. Other opportunities in the future will also include cycling and football of which the team is working on. Full training on our activities will be given. We are looking for the position of NK Activity worker to work on our mobile facilities delivering our fun and safe programme. The team deliver various community events which can either be arranged directly by the team or that can be externally hired or arranged. A professional manner is essential as the team can engage with hirers, parish councils, as well as parents and children. The team can operate 7 days a week so the team require flexibility to be able to work, daytimes, evening or weekends. Our community activities engage with all ages and are free to all users, so the team are looking for an upbeat character that can fit into the team’s ethos.
Main duties will include:
- To successfully deliver the various activities including setting up, helping with registers, feedback forms, supervising the activity, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all participants and packing the equipment down as per trained procedures.
- To help in promotion of the team’s activities as and when delivering activities to further raise awareness of the teams community offer.
- To continually engage with the activity participants to ensure they are having a fun and safe experience.
- The role can be very flexible due to weather circumstances, or due to a problem directly on site, so ability to adapt to changing situations with professionalism is crucial.
Person Specification (Essential)
Full UK driving licence will be required to travel to and from events.
Flexible availability to work daytimes, evenings or weekends
A fun outgoing personality to be able to engage with all groups within the community
Person Specification (Desirable)
Some previous experience engaging with children and young people
Experience of community outreach work
To hold a current first aid at work qualification
Have previous experience/ training of current safe guarding requirements
Having experience of taking delivery and collection of external vehicles is desirable, as the team hire vehicles externally for each event.
Why work for 1Life
Working for 1Life is rewarding. All staff receives a learning and development plan giving you clear direction and scope for career progression. We offer training, competitive salaries, excellent company benefits and a comprehensive range of benefits and rewards to recognise hard work and dedication.
1Life is an equal opportunities employer
Salary, plus company benefits
The position of NK Activity Worker is a casual contract role and will be paid £7 per hour if aged 24 or under and £7.20 per hour if aged 25 or over.
If the position holder holds a driving licence, business insurance mileage can be claimed to and from events. The mileage rate or diesel is 20.3p per mile and the rate for petrol is 24p per mile.
How to apply
To apply for the position please send a C.V to the email below.
For any more information please contact the NK Sport and Physical Activity Manager on 01522 694 353 or by email: Benjamin.Rowe@1life.co.uk .
Alternatively, you can submit your CV via post to:
Benjamin Rowe, NK Outreach Team, North Kesteven Centre, Moor Lane, North Hykeham, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN6 9AX.