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Head of Games Services - Maternity Leave Cover (12 Month Contract)

  • Organisation: Commonwealth Games England
  • Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
  • Contract: 12 month contract
  • Closing Date: 17 February 2020 | Events & Operations

Commonwealth Games England is responsible for preparing and delivering the England Team at the Commonwealth Games and Commonwealth Youth Games. The role will lead the sport, performance and Games operations responsibilities of the organisation and will play a key part of the Games planning for Birmingham 2022 during this period.

This role is accountable to the CEO, based in London. The role is preferably for a fixed 12-month term, stretching over two maternity leave covers. The first three to six months is likely to focus more on Games Delivery aspects of the role, with an increase in sport activity towards the final six months. Whilst the preference is for a full time candidate, for the right candidate, there is flexibility for a secondment or consultancy opportunity. Ideally, the post holder would be able to take up the role as soon as possible and by no later than 1 April 2020. Dependent on the skill set and performance of the post holder, there may be the opportunity to extend this contract into another Games Time role through until September 2022.

For more information on the role please follow the link provided. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 17th February 2020. Please send your CV and covering letter to

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