Sep 09

Job Advert - Advisor –South West Area

Posted by LimbPowerAdmin on Saturday 9th September 2017

Advisor –South West Area.

The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is dedicated to getting more disabled people more active for life. We work with a number of key partners looking at innovative ways to improve and increase the opportunities available to disabled people to enjoy sport and active recreation.

Engagement Advisors support key strategic partners, including County Sports Partnerships (CSPs), National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGBs) and leisure providers to become more effective in their role of enabling more disabled people to be active in sport and active recreation.

You will have good knowledge of the sport and active recreation sector and how it operates and be able to advocate improvements which enable more disabled people to get active. You will also have a knowledge of the non-sport sectors including disabled peoples organisations and how to establish effective relationships to build partnerships in connecting these sectors together.

Salary £28,379-£34,686

The successful candidate will be based in the South West Region and will have the option for remote/home working.

This post is open to those considering either a secondment or permanent position within EFDS.


We offer 25 days holiday plus bank holiday, pension contribution, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme.

For further details and an application pack, please call 01509 227750, email or visit to download an application pack.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 27 September 2017 at 5pm

Completed applications and equal opportunity forms should be received by email ( or by post (English Federation of Disability Sport, SportPark, Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3QF).

Interviews to be held on Thursday 5 October 2017 in the South West region TBC

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