VACANCY: DREAM BIG AMBASSADOR
The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation
Job title: Dream Big Ambassador
Full Time, Fixed Term (11 months)
Competitive Salary and Benefits
The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation (YCF) are looking for a dynamic individual who can lead on the recruitment and training of South Asian Female Activators to deliver on the England and Wales Cricket Board’s (ECB) Dream Big Desi Women programme across Leeds, Kirklees and Bradford.
The Foundation is a registered charity that delivers community projects across the county using the power of sport and cricket, to make a lasting, positive impact on the lives of the people of Yorkshire, particularly people from disadvantaged communities.
The work of the foundation falls under four themes which are:
• Health & Wellbeing
The ECB’s Dream Big Desi Women Programme aims to create opportunities for South Asian women to get involved and make a difference to thousands of children’s lives who access All Stars Cricket and Dynamos Cricket. By offering free activator training, the Dream Big programme opens doors for many women to access further training, upskill themselves and access sport through leadership and coaching roles.
The successful applicant will have a proven track record of working in sport development and/or volunteer management/administration. They will have superb communication skills, be excellent organisers and have a clear understanding of the benefits of volunteering in sport.
This role will be based at Headingley Cricket Ground but will involve work across Leeds, Bradford and Kirklees. Yorkshire Cricket Foundation operates equal opportunities and acceptable behaviour policies. We welcome and encourage applications from people from all communities – both nationally and locally, recognising that a diverse workforce is beneficial for the organisation and the communities it serves.
Yorkshire Cricket Foundation operates equal opportunities and acceptable behaviour policies. We welcome and encourage applications from people from all communities – both nationally and locally, recognising that a diverse workforce is beneficial for the organisation and the communities it serves.
To apply please click the link below where you will find the full job description, and submit a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience make you the best candidate for the role, alongside a CV, to Beth Cook, the YCF Health & Wellbeing Manager, on:
Deadline for applications is Tuesday 17th May, 12pm.
Interviews will take place, week commencing 23rd May at Headingley Cricket Ground or alternatively, can take place over Zoom.
For further information on the Yorkshire Cricket Foundation, please visit our website www.yorkshirecricketfoundation.com