• Reference: N/A
  • Salary: £10.71 - £22.50 per hour
  • Contract type: Casual
  • Posted on: 24 September 2021
  • Interview date: To be confirmed
  • Division: Community Services
  • Positions: Ongoing
  • Grade: Not applicable
  • Working hours: Varied
  • Closing date: Ongoing
  • Location: K2, Crawley
  • Category: Health and wellbeing

About the role

Crawley Wellbeing Team are looking for someone to deliver 12 week Weight Management workshops in the Crawley area.
You will be given a weekly session plan which you will use to talk through a range of topics from portion control to mindful eating. You should have experience in using evidence-based behavioural techniques such as motivational interviewing and be able to help participants identify, set and meet achievable goals to improve their physical and emotional wellbeing.
Each session finishes with an exercise session where you will take them through a variety of moves to increase their heart rate in a safe and fun environment.
You will need the following qualifications: 

  • Level 3 and above in Nutrition
  • Level 3 and above in exercise
  • Experience delivering group interventions
  • Experience using Motivational interviewing

The workshop is paid hourly and each workshop is 1 hour 30 minutes and in 12 week blocks.

Additional information

This post is subject to satisfactory clearance of Disclosure and Barring (DBS) checks

Our way of working

Our shared values and behaviours reflect the special nature of our council. We encourage all colleagues to put them into practice, whatever job they do. Take a look to see if we are the perfect match.

Safer recruitment

Crawley Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

How to apply

To apply or for more information contact matt.laird@crawley.gov.uk