Solihull Active Health Trainer
22.5 Hours per Week
We are seeking an experienced Health Trainer who is passionate about working with children, young people and their families to run programmes that encourage permanent and continued healthy lifestyles choices.
Working on Solihull Active's family weight management programme 'Eat Well Move More’, you will deliver motivating 1:1 and group programmes in community settings with empathy and enthusiasm. You will also work closely with school nurses, dieticians, Public Health's parenting team, Solar and other partners to help encourage and support behaviour change.
Possessing a relevant qualification, you will also have:
- Knowledge and experience of planning and delivering fun and engaging sessions to children, young people and their families.
- Excellent verbal communication skills with the ability to advise and influence behaviours and forge trusting relationship with clients
- Excellent organisation skills in order to meet objectives, targets and deadlines.
In return we can offer you the opportunity to join a dynamic Solihull Active Team and make a real difference to the lives of children and young people across the borough.
To apply, please click on the link below. If you have a specific question or require further information regarding this post, please contact Sadie Walker, Senior Active Health Officer on 0121 704 8079
Please note we do not accept CVs.
Interview Date – TBC
Please note - The interview will include delivery of a practical session, for which preparation time will be given in advance.
The Fluency Duty is outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers. The Fluency Duty for this role is Not Required.
This post requires the following Disclosure and Barring check: DBS Enhanced Children.
Solihull Council has a responsibility for, and a commitment to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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