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APT are looking for someone who is passionate about making a difference and can engage and connect with a range of people to join our team. The Funding Support role will support the Funding Lead to bring additional funding for physical activity and sport into Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Contact Name
Edwina Archer
Contact Telephone
Contact Email
Active Partners Trust

About Funding Support

Active Partners Trust (APT) is a charitable organisation with a vision to make physical activity, including sport, the norm for people who live, work or study in our communities. We bring together the Active Partnerships (formerly County Sports Partnerships) of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire under the outward facing brands of Active Derbyshire and Active Notts. The funding to deliver our vision comes from the combination of Sport England investment and several local authority partnerships.

APT's purpose is to connect, influence and collaborate with a range of partners who share our organisational priorities of:

• Supporting inactive people to become more active;

• Creating equality in participation; and

• Keeping people active.

Main job purpose

  • Advising and supporting partners to identify new funding opportunities and building their capacity and capability to apply for funding.
  • Developing funding applications for physical activity and sport, based on insight and an understanding of priorities and identified local need for Active Partners Trust or our partners.

All details are available on the attached job description.


Please find attached the job description along with the application form, to be completed and returned to Christine Gregory

Additional information:

For any questions please contact Edwina Archer (Funding Lead): tel: 07789941482

Please note: Location of this role can either be based in: Coney Green Business Centre, Chesterfield (S45 9JW) or NTU Clifton Campus, Nottingham (NG11 8NS). Up to 37 hours per week (part-time considered).

Supporting Documents:

funding-support-jdps.pdf (PDF, 102.7 Kb)

funding-support-application-form.docx (MS Word, 209.6 Kb)

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