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Ribble Valley Borough Council

Part Time Temporary Healthy Lifestyle Referrals Officer (Job Share)

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This vacancy is: Temporary

Salary: £15,882 to £16,998 per annum pro rata

Location: Council Offices

Closing Date: Monday 17th February 2014



Reference No:  COM437
Salary:  £15,882 to £16,998 per annum pro rata
18.5 Hours Per Week
Monday and Tuesday all day, plus Wednesday morning
12 Month Fixed Term Contract

You will be part of RVBC's Healthy Lifestyle Team and assist in the running of various 'Health Enhancing' programmes. Your role will have an emphasis on weight management but you will also be involved in other programmes such as exercise referral and cardiac rehabilitation.

You will undertake 1:1 consultations with referred clients and will safely undertake gym inductions and oversee group exercise sessions. You will also deliver nutrition/weight management advice in both group and 1:1 settings.  Some evening work will be necessary.

A current weight management qualification and level 3 fitness instructor qualification are essential for this post. You must also have experience in providing nutritional advice and designing/monitoring appropriate physical activity programmes to suit individual needs and medical conditions.

In addition a GP referral and BACPR qualification are desirable for this post.

Closing date will be:  Monday, 17th February 2014
Interviews will be held on:  Friday, 28th February 2014


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