Liverpool Wheels for All Co-ordinator

Cycling Projects

Liverpool
£22,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

cycling.org.uk [email protected]

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 26th January 2021  


Liverpool Wheels for All Co-ordinator

Focussing on the development and delivery of Springfield Park Wheels for All and the delivery of the Bike Buddy programme with disability partners across Liverpool

From Jan 2021 to Jan 2023

Introduction

This exciting role will focus on two themes of work that will create cycling opportunities for disabled people and those leading inactive lifestyles from across the Liverpool City region, this will include the development of a Junior Wheels for All programme and a “Bike Buddy” engagement programme targeting the cycling delivery from the front door of the disabled person of from their care centre.

Working alongside partners from Alder Hey hospital and Springfield Park, we will create and deliver a regular inclusive cycling offer for children recovering from ill health, those living with a disability and their families and friends. The Bike Buddy package will engage with disabled people giving them the skills, knowledge and confidence to cycle on their terms.

 As the post holder, you will be responsible for the creation of an effective inclusive cycling offer based at Springfield Park working in close partnership with Alder Hey hospital, delivery of inclusive cycling sessions for people of all abilities, and creating a long lasting cycling culture with a number of disability support organisations across Liverpool by giving people in their care the chance to cycle wherever they want.

As the city of Liverpool Wheels for All co-ordinator you will be responsible for the delivery of the inclusive cycling sessions, managing a growing network of partners and recruiting and retaining volunteers to support the programme across the region. You will be a highly motivated individual with experience of working across a broad section of partners. You will ideally have experience of managing community projects and working with disabled and inactive people. We require an individual who is enthusiastic, energised and wanting to make a difference to people’s lives through inclusive cycling activities

Closing Date for applications will be Tuesday 26th Jan and interviews will be held week commencing 1st Feb 2021. To apply, please request an application pack and return the application form along with your covering letter & email to [email protected]


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