Job Vacancy: Assistant Project Officer (Maternity Cover) - Wesport The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) is seeking an Assistant Project Officer to cover maternity leave. As part of the Operations Team, this person will help co-ordinate sport / physical activity projects. This is a full time temporary maternity cover role and offers an exciting opportunity to be involved in sports development within a dynamic, challenging and changing environment.
Job Vacancy: Assistant Project Officer (Netball Development & Community Sport) - Wesport The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) is seeking an Assistant Project Officer (Netball Development & Community Sport) to join our team. As part of the Operations Team, this person will help co-ordinate sport / physical activity projects, with a specific focus on England Netball Development for half of the role. This is a full time role and offers an exciting opportunity to be involved in sports development within a dynamic, challenging and changing environment.
Sport England continues tough approach to sport delivery Sport England is announcing today (27th March 2014) the outcome of its first Payment for Results review, which looks at the performance of the governing bodies it funds to increase the number of people playing sport.
Sport England supports next generation of sporting stars From 1 October, Sport England will take over the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS); a unique partnership between sport governing bodies and the education sector to help up and coming athletes balance the demands of college and university life with training and competing at national and international level.
Launch of the Just One Campaign! Friday 21st March marks the launch of the Bowls Development Alliance’s “Just One” campaign! The campaign, evolved from the BDA’s Bring a Friend campaign, has a two-fold purpose, firstly to encourage clubs and current bowlers to introduce “Just One” friend, colleague or family member to the sport of Bowls and secondly, to raise money for the charity Sport Relief.
Coming Soon: England Athletics Regional Club Conferences The first England Athletics Regional Club Conference of 2014 takes place in Doncaster in just three weeks’ time and will be the first of a series of events that will offer representatives of clubs from across the country the opportunity to meet and discuss the biggest issues and challenges that they face.
Help Bristol Celebrate the Commonwealth Games The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) in partnership with Bristol City Council are looking for volunteers to help with the celebrations planned as part of the Queen’s Baton Relay’s visit to Bristol on Tuesday 3rd June 2014.
£5 million Flood Relief Fund for Sport Announced Sport England is today announcing a special £5 million flood relief fund to help restore pitches and repair sports facilities damaged by the recent floods and storms.
Become a British Cycling Ride Leader British Cycling is on the hunt for new Ride Leaders to help inspire more people in Bristol to get on their bikes and start cycling for fun.
Pledge for a Fitter Nation A commitment to building a more active nation was made yesterday (13 February) with the launch of a campaign to promote physical activity across the country.