Physical Activity Advisory, Salisbury - WheelPower - Salary £100 per day - Closing date 15 October 2021
The Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre
Part time, permanent
Interview date4 November 2021Job DescriptionThe Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre is responsible for the acute and lifelong care of adult patients in the West of England with traumatic and non-progressive spinal cord injury.
WheelPower is the national charity for wheelchair sport based at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Buckinghamshire. We provide opportunities, facilities, expertise and equipment that enable disabled people to participate in sport and physical activity and lead healthy active lives.
We are looking for a highly motivated Physical Activity Advisor to work alongside the team at the spinal unit to provide patients with information about sport and physical activity and encourage them to take part in organised activities as part of their rehabilitation.
You will have an understanding of the sector, as well as a desire to work within sport for disabled people and a passion for helping newly disabled people to lead healthy active lives after injury.
This role requires someone to work 1 day (7.5hrs) per week. This may include some evenings, weekends and public holidays as required.