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Community Sports Manager

South Dartmoor Community CollegeDevon

South Dartmoor Community College and the Atrium are currently looking for motivated individuals to manage our Ashmoor Sports Centre at Ashburton.  Ashburton is known as the ‘Gate Way to Dartmoor’, as you will see, the  complex is set in a picturesque rural setting. The Ashmoor Centre is used by students and the public and facilities include a Gym, Sports Hall, Dance Studios, Tennis Courts, Golfing Range, Cricket Nets, vast grass sports pitches and our new, floodlit 3G Football pitch. The 3G pitch is regulated by the Devon FA and hired to local teams and     community groups. The Gym is undergoing refurbishment and is expected to re-open in Sept 2021. 

We also have a small fitness facility at South Brent Community Centre where some weekly supervision will be required. We are recruiting a Community Sports Manager and Assistant (Fitness Lead) to relaunch the Ashmoor Centre, and build on existing good relationships between the school and the local community.

The Community Sports Manager role would suit an ambitious and motivated experienced sports individual who is looking to progress into management. They will lead and develop the community sports offer, primarily based at South Dartmoor Community College.

Working hours are 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, commencing with 24 days paid annual leave plus bank holidays. This job involves shift work within the following hours, Monday to Friday 3.00 pm to 10.00 pm and weekends 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. 

For more information about South Dartmoor Community College and to apply for this post, please visit our website If you would like to discuss the position please contact Angela Hughes, Head of Business & Finance  ( Completed applications should be submitted to Cleo Perry (    Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Monday 27 September, 8.00 am.  Applications received after this time will not be considered. 

Interviews will be held Wednesday 29 September 2021.

South Dartmoor Community College & the Atrium are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of  children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check.

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