Job search
Job Search
Latest news
More news: (showing 1 - 20 of 12628)           
UK only International

Sport England targets low-income groups with new funding

By Tom Walker    06 Nov 2018
Rugby League Cares received the largest single grant – £390,000 – towards its work to provide a social physical activity programme for men across Yorkshire and Lancashire

A total of 34 projects have received National Lottery funding to support their work in tackling inactivity among people from lower socio-economic groups.

Those benefiting from the £3.3m investment include people from economically disadvantaged backgrounds and victims of domestic abuse.

The largest award from the Tackling Inactivity and Economic Disadvantage (TIED) fund has been earmarked for Rugby League Cares, which will receive £390,000 towards its work to provide a social physical activity programme for men across Yorkshire and Lancashire.

Others to receive funding include EVA Women’s Aid in Redcar, which will receive £36,200 to help women who have been the victims of domestic abuse – or who have additional mental health needs – by aiming to improve their self-esteem, social skills and communication.

“We know that people on a low income can face many practical and emotional challenges that make it difficult for them to be as active as they would like to be," said Mike Diaper, executive director for tackling inactivity.

“So we’re working with community-focused organisations across the country to find ways to help people fit physical activity and sport into their lives in ways that work for them.

“The lessons we learn from these local projects will really help to shape our work with similar groups across the country.”

To see the full list of the 34 projects receiving funding, click here.

National Lottery  Sport England  Rugby League Cares  Tackling Inactivity and Economic Disadvantage  TIED  Yorkshire  Lancashire  EVA Women’s Aid 
Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Related news
Related features
Sports jobs
Everyone Active
featured job

Swimming Teachers

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Job location: Nationwide, United Kingdom

Apprentice Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary:
Location: Waddon, South London

General Manager

truGym
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Luton, Hertfordshire, UK

Leisure Assistant (Fixed Term)

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £7.90 - £8.45 per hour
Location: Kingswood, Bristol, UK

Apprentice Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata
Location: Tadworth, Surrey

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £10.20 per hour
Location: Ruislip, West London

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Leytonstone, East London

Recreation Assistants

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Sutton, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Stoke Newington, North East London

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Poplar, East London
recruiting with sports management

Sales Prospector (Part-Time)

énergie fitness
Salary: Competitive
Location: Hatfield, UK

Duty Manager / Team Leader

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Wigston, UK

Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £22,320 per annum
Location: Hackney, East London

Trainee Duty Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £8.25 per hour
Location: Bristol, UK

Active Living Officer

Camden Council
Salary: £28,910 – £33,531
Location: London, UK

Community Sport and Physical Activity Officer

Camden Council
Salary: £28,910 - £33,531
Location: London, UK

Senior Aquatic Leads - 3 roles

Everybody Sport and Recreation
Salary: £26,821- £30,152
Location: Cheshire, UK
recruiting with sports management

Duty Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: Circa £18,000 per annum
Location: Llantwit Major, UK

Fitness Instructor

énergie group
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Cricklewood, London, UK

Customer Service Manager (Health Fitness)

Halo Leisure
Salary: £23,230.00 Per Annum
Location: Bridgend, UK

General Manager

Halo Leisure
Salary: £26,000.00 Per Annum
Location: Bridgend, UK

Sales Manager

Lex Leisure
Salary: £24,000 per annum plus OTE
Location: Bexley, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Bethnal Green, East London

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £7.96 per hour
Location: Woodstock, Oxfordshire
training with sports management

Multi Skilled Sports and Recreation Apprentice

GLL
Salary: Up to £16,187 per annum (39 hours a weeks pro rata
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £16,187 per annum (39 hours a weeks pro rata
Location: Taunton, Somerset

STA Baby and Pre-School Award

GLL
Salary:
Location: London, UK

STA Award in Teaching Swimming

GLL
Salary:
Location: York, UK

STA Award in Teaching Swimming

GLL
Salary:
Location: Bath, UK

STA Award in Teaching Swimming

GLL
Salary:
Location: London

STA Award in Teaching Swimming

GLL
Salary:
Location: Cambridge, UK
lifeguard jobs  Swimming Teacher jobs  apprenticeships jobs  recreation assistant jobs  Gymnastics Coach jobs  membership consultant jobs  Swimming Instructor jobs  general manager jobs  General Assistant jobs  duty manager jobs  fitness instructor jobs  Leisure Assistant jobs  Customer Advisor jobs  Club Manager jobs  Team Leader jobs 
More jobs

Video Gallery

Myzone
Tracking your workout effort just became effortless.
Visit website
More videos

Company profile

Company profile: Precor
For over 35 years, Precor has driven fitness forward, advancing what’s possible in design innovation, member experience and service.
View full profile >
More company profiles

Featured Supplier

Dates revealed for Reebok Les Mills Live 2019
Reebok Les Mills Live will return to Singapore in 2019 – the second time the event will be held in the city-state.
View full details >
More featured suppliers

Property & Tenders

Location: White Rocks, Hastings
Company: GVA
More properties & tenders

Diary dates

22-24 Jan 2019
Harrogate Convention Centre, Harrogate, United Kingdom
28-29 Jan 2019
Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted, Stansted, United Kingdom
29-31 Jan 2019
Ericsson Exhibition Hall, Ricoh Arena, Coventry, United Kingdom
07-09 Mar 2019
Shanghai New International Expo Center, Shanghai, China
More diary dates