PE Sport and Physical Activity in Scotland and beyond

Fit For Girls job opportunities in Scotland

Posted by drilly on March 29, 2008

yst_stacked_150.jpgheader_logo.gifThe Youth Sport Trust and sportscotland are looking to recruit 5 part-time Trainers from across Scotland to join the Fit for Girls working team.  The overall aim of the Trainers is to deliver the Fit for Girls training programme to every secondary school community in the country.

Approximately 26 training sessions will be delivered per trainer September 2008 – June 2010 @£250 per training session + travel (self-employed, casual and secondment contracts considered)

The Fit for Girls Programme aims to give girls and young women opportunities and choices to achieve the social, psychological and physical benefits possible through physical activity. It achieves this through providing practitioners with the tools and skills to be able to successfully consult plan and implement sustainable extra curricular programmes for girls as well as creating better links with and enhancing existing curricular activity.

 Training is expected to be rolled out over the next two years starting from 1st September 2008.  With mentoring and induction sessions to be arranged for successful Trainers during August 2008.

If you have extensive working knowledge of current practice in PE and Active Schools, excellent facilitation, presentation and communication skills are self motivated and reliable we would like to hear from you. 

The closing date for applications is 25th April 2008 and interviews will be held w/c 5 May 2008.

For an informal chat please contact Hazel Williamson on

Application pack and further details can be downloaded from the Youth Sport Trust website.  Should you have any problems obtaining information please contact:

Youth Sport Trust, Human Resources on

01509 226608 or email

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