We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Support Assistant – Marketing and Memberships

Closing date: 23/05/2022

Reference: REQ103846

37 hours / Permanent

20,444 - 21,695 *

Canolfan Rheidol, Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

Have you an interest in physical activity, community sport and play? Are you creative, organised, motivated and able to get your message across effectively? Are you passionate about improving the wellbeing of the residents of Ceredigion? If the answer is yes, then please read on.

We are looking to recruit a Support Assistant – Marketing and Membership, to join our expanding Wellbeing Centre Service. As our lead service for delivering and developing physical activity opportunities, you will work closely with the management team, to ensure that the service maximises its contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the county’s residents.

In this new role, you will take a lead on promoting and increasing awareness of the opportunities available within Ceredigion to become physically active, delivered by the Wellbeing Centre Service and its partners.

You will also take a lead role on utilising our new Leisure Management System to improve our facility usage, customer experience and engagement.

You will work closely with Wellbeing Hubs and Physical Activity and Play staff and our corporate communications team, to create messaging that inspires people to become physically active.

We want to provide opportunities that encourage the residents of Ceredigion to become healthy and active and to embed those principles into their everyday lives. You will play a crucial role in helping us to achieve this.

We are looking for an innovative, creative and energetic individual who has the ability, knowledge, and personal qualities to be a key member of our Wellbeing Centre Service. If you are looking for the opportunity to be influential in developing and delivering physical activity and play in Ceredigion then this could be the role for you.

Job Description and Person Specification

Please note the information you provide in your application form will be used to determine your elegibility for interview. It is therefore important you fully complete the application form using the personal statement section to evidence how you meet the requirements listed as essential in the person specification.

For further guidance on submitting an application please see our ‘Info and FAQ’ page.

For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Alwyn Davies: Alwyn.Davies@ceredigion.gov.uk or 07973 657003.

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

  • Lifelong Learning and Skills
  • Leisure & Wellbeing
  • Youth Support Services
  • Early Help Services
  • Support and Intervention Services
  • Behaviour Support Services
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