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Salary; £22,000 - £25,000 per annum depending on experience

Newcastle United Foundation is seeking to recruit a Health & Wellbeing Coordinator. This position reports directly to the Foundation Manager and is responsible for the planning, management, delivery and evaluation of all of the Foundation's health-related initiatives, including Match Fit, Match Fit Families, Youth Work Services and Men's Health across Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside and Northumberland.

The job role is:

Using the Newcastle United brand, the aim is to increase knowledge and understanding regarding leading a fit and healthy lifestyle. You will be responsible for all staff within the Health & Wellbeing department and will ensure that the delivery of innovative and quality programmes support the achievement of our mission statement aims and business plan targets.

The ideal candidate will have:

 A relevant qualification in nutrition or health
 Proven experience of delivering health promotion activities
 Experience of providing advice and guidance in relation to diet and nutrition
 Experience of managing staff
 Experience of monitoring and evaluating work, planning and recording
 Experience of managing budgets
 Experience of managing to set policies and procedures
 Experience of working with key agencies and partners
 Knowledge of issues related to health inequalities
 Excellent communication skills
 A proven ability to work to deadlines, prioritising, and delegating work appropriately
 Commitment to seeking and learning from feedback and using this to inform future delivery

To apply please email for an application pack.

 Closing date for all applications is 12:00pm on Monday 22 October 2012.
 Interviews will be held on Friday 26 October 2012.

Due to the expected volume of applications we will not be able to give individual feedback on unsuccessful applications. Only candidates invited to interview will be notified. If you do not hear anything by Tuesday 23 October 5:00pm you have been unsuccessful.

Newcastle United Foundation is an Equal Opportunities Employer.