Lorn and Oban Healthy Options
Lorn and Oban Healthy Options

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*Closing date 18th March 2018*

Location:     Oban, (travel throughout Argyll may be required)

Healthy Options are recruiting for a proactive and dynamic Community Exercise Professional to work in collaboration with Health Professionals in delivering referral programmes. The successful applicant will provide a valued specialist service and be empathetic to our clients needs.

Our programmes are designed to support a wide range of individuals with varying physical and mental health conditions to enable and support them in changing their lifestyle and to become more active. You will work closely with health professionals across a wide range of disciplines who provide support, mentoring and who understand the importance of physical activity and life style change for their client’s health and well-being.

You will be suitably qualified and be responsible for all aspects of the exercise programme delivery.

Lorn & Oban Healthy Options is a dynamic community health initiative working in collaboration with health professionals. Our collaborative approach is recognised as both innovative and unique in scale in Scotland. This is a fantastic opportunity to help this exciting and successful programme continue and develop to meet the needs of the population of Oban and Argyll.

Successful Candidate will have:

  • Level 3 GP referral qualification (or equivalent)
  • Level 4 exercise specialist qualifications (desirable or willing to work towards)
  • Experience in designing and delivering activity programmes for clients with chronic conditions

For job description and further details please contact:-

Jackie Barron, Director, Lorn & Oban Healthy Options Ltd

jackie@lornhealthyoptions.co.uk 

Registered Charity No. SC041998        Registered in Scotland No. SC383167


Volunteering Opportunities

We are currently looking for volunteers to assist our Exercise Professionals at rural classes and in Oban. Please contact the office if you want to know more about these opportunities. Some of our staff started their journey with us as volunteers.

Click here to find out more about volunteering opportunities.

 We would like to encourage all our clients to utilise their skills and continue to support the Healthy Options Programme in a volunteer capacity. Not only will this encourge others to stick with their programme it will also help you to maintain a healthy active lifestyle.

contact Healthy Options 01631565113 or ask to speak to one the team at Atlantis Leisure.