GreaterSport is a high performing charity passionate about changing lives through physical activity and sport. Our vision is to make Greater Manchester the most active region in England. We are also the Active Partnership for Greater Manchester, one of a network across the country who have some core responsibilities supported by Sport England.
Our mission is go get 2 million people in Greater Manchester moving by 2021, see how we are progressing.
Returning for its second year, the award recognises an individual or organisation who is showing outstanding commitment to Greater Manchester Moving to increase activity across our county
Research released today by Sport England shows that those doing at least 30 minutes of activity a week in Greater Manchester is at it's highest since the Active Lives survey began.
School Lettings Solutions are sponsoring the School Commitment to PE and Sport Award at the 2019 Greater Manchester Sports Awards
Anita has Pyoderma Gangrenosum, an extremely rare auto immune skin disease caused by an over-active immune system. She has used physical activity to manage alleviate her pain and improve her life
With less than a year to go, families across England are getting active together in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Pool Lifeguards are responsible for overseeing the safety of all pool users and provide a vitally important public service. Lifeguards are trained in Poolside Rescue, First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Pool Lifeguards have to work in hot, humid and noisy environments and need to be able to work as part of a team, engage with members of the public to prevents accidents and ensure bather safety.
"Sporting Equals' research project with GreaterSport yielded really useful insights into BAME communities and participation in sport and physical activity. GreaterSport's expertise and knowledge was important to help gain information and intelligence that helped to inform practice and delivery going forward."
We are looking to recruit 10 Apprentices, who will commence after this academic year starting in Summer 2020 working at various OCL facilities including Chadderton, Failsworth, Oldham, Royton and Saddleworth.
We are seeking to recruit an individual or organisation to provide maternity cover for the role of Development Manager: Research and Insight.
Wigan Athletic Community Trust is recruiting for a Football Development Officer to support the development of Wigan Athletic Ladies Football Club’s junior football teams, women’s and girls’ football across Wigan.