Disability Sport Coordinator

Loughborough University


Closing date:   28 April 2024
Location:   Loughborough
Region:   East Midlands
Employment type:   Full Time
Salary:   £27979 to £32982 per annum. Subject to annual pay award.


Full time and open ended Loughborough University is seeking a dynamic, person-centred individual to support the delivery of our world-leading para and disability sport strategy.

A passion for disability sport is at the heart of this role and therefore applicants with either direct or indirect lived experience of disability are strongly encouraged to apply. We are looking for an individual with strong empathy who will understand the barriers to participation for disabled people and be able to problem-solve creatively to identify ways to address this within a university context.

As a key member of the Development team, you will work collaboratively with colleagues and students to develop and shape specific opportunities and initiatives for disabled students to participate in sport and physical activity in an inclusive and integrated manner. You will be passionate about, and have a strong understanding of, the positive role that sport can play for all people as well as helping to change attitudes towards disability.

Working pattern will normally be Monday-Friday; at peak times during University terms the role will include the need to work flexibly, including evening and weekend work. Please note that this role is not suitable for dynamic working. Contact for informal enquiries: Matty Crackell, Sports Development Manager, [email protected] Tel: 07355 009879

Closing date for receipt of applications: 28 April 2024 Interview date: 10 May 2024 Loughborough University is committed to achieving equity and valuing diversity in all aspects of employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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