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Project Coordinator - Learning Academy

  • Location: East Midlands
  • Organisation: Youth Sport Trust
  • Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 per annum
  • Closing Date: 16 May 2019 | Events & Operations

Project Coordinator - Learning Academy

Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 per annum

Location: Loughborough

You are an experienced administrator who is used to working in a fast-paced environment and now looking for a career move that will make the most of your skills and develop your talents further - here it is as Project Coordinator for the Youth Sport Trust.

We are an independent charity devoted to changing young people’s lives through PE and sport. Our ‘Learning Academy’ is made up of all our tutors, development coaches and athlete mentors who deliver training and interventions to schools on our behalf. Join us and you will provide specialised support to those programmes which utilise Youth Sport Trust Tutors and Athlete Mentors by ensuring they effectively deployed.

As Project Coordinator you will ensure projects run smoothly by assisting in preparing resources and helping coordinate event and training logistics. You will use our systems to make sure programme data and information is accessible and financial processes are followed as well as track expenditure. You will also manage and respond to day to day programme queries which will involve engaging with practitioners, schools and other key stakeholders. You will deliver monthly reporting and financial information too.

An experienced administrator you will be used to working in a customer focused and deadline driven environment. Good at you coordinating multiple projects, you will be comfortable working with external partners and building effective relationships. A Proficient user of MS Office, you will have an eye for detail and experience of updating system databases. You must also work well as part of a team, respond quickly to changing priorities and be able to communicate effectively both face-to-face and in writing.

How to apply

If you are excited by the prospect of supporting millions of young people across the country to take part in more competitive school sport we would like to hear from you. To apply please visit  and complete an online application.

The Youth Sport Trust believes that diversity drives excellence and that representation is important. The Youth Sport Trust therefore positively welcomes and seeks to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment. We encourage applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or nationality. 

Closing date for applications is 10am on 16 May 2019

Interviews will take place on 24 May 2019 in Loughborough

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