Herts Disability Sports Foundation


We provide services across the whole of Hertfordshire at a variety of different locations.

Salary Range


Contract Type

Full Time

Closing Date

25 April 2023

Job Description

Our charity, Herts Disability Sports Foundation (HDSF), is at the beginning of an exciting new period of change and we are looking for a Project Officer who will deliver and develop our Community programmes for physical activity and sports services. This is a new role and we are looking for someone who will have an immediate impact on the management and delivery of our Community programmes – supporting our aim to increase our reach across Hertfordshire, delivering more activities to more participants! For full details of the role, please visit our website at

About Herts Disability Sports Foundation

HDSF is a relatively small charity working to support adults and children in Hertfordshire with physical and/or learning disabilities to participate in recreational sporting activities. We work with a diverse range of partners including Day Services, special schools and community groups to provide a variety of physical activities.
We offer a fully inclusive service which includes;
• indoor and outdoor activities including boxercise, keep fit, archery
and a range of water based activities,
• cycling opportunities for young people and adults across
• a range of online activities,
• holiday activities for children with physical or learning disabilities
and their siblings,
• delivery through Day Services and special schools,
• delivering training sessions on team building and disability
No two days are ever the same!

For more information on our work please visit us at

This is a permanent, full time role with a salary of £25,000.

As part of our Safeguarding procedures, the successful candidate will be required to supply references and provide necessary documentation to receive Enhanced DBS clearance.

To Apply

Application Process Please send your CV with a covering letter, explaining your interest in working for HDSF, how you meet the essential/desirable criteria of the job specification and anything else you feel you could bring to this role to; Sine Bates, HDSF Chief Operating Officer by email – Applicants should confirm that they hold a UKCC Level 2 Coaching qualification (or equivalent) and have a valid driving licence/own transport as these are essential for the role. The closing date for applications will be midday on Tuesday 25th April. All applications will be acknowledged and applicants advised of the outcome of the shortlisting process (after the closing date). Interviews will be held on Wednesday 3rd May.