We've noticed you are using Internet Explorer. This is an outdated Web Browser and is not fully supported by this website. Consider switching to a modern Web Browser like Google Chrome.
header image

Vacancy Details

Development Officer

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Grade F SCP £22,571 to £25,927 per annum
Litherland Sports Park
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
07/08/2022 at 23:55
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Development Officer x 3 - Fixed-term – until 30th September 2023 

Hours: Full time – 36 hours per week

Location: Office Based – Litherland Sports Park, delivery across Sefton

Introducing ourselves:

The Active Sports Team are responsible for delivering a portfolio of numerous Health, Sport and Physical activity programmes working with a wide range of partners and contributing to key council priorities including Health & Wellbeing, Most Vulnerable and Community Resourcefulness.

Job requirements:

Active Sefton are looking to recruit a highly motivated and dynamic individual to join their team.

The Development Officer will be responsible for the development and delivery of a comprehensive programme of sport and physical activity programmes linked to the priorities of Sefton Council (through Active Sefton) and identified project partners. These will specifically include targeted programmes such as 121 referral programmes working with young people in secondary schools and community settings, along with programmes around reducing antisocial behaviour in the local area.

NB: These posts are registered as exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and in accordance with the police act; any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced criminal record disclosure. Any disclosure of a criminal record will not automatically prevent an offer of employment


Equal Opportunities

Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for these jobs (as given in the Person Specification) and who want to apply under the Disability Confident Scheme will be invited to interview.

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s (unless specified on the advert).


Please fully complete the online application form.




Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed