About the job

Wigmore Hall

Senior Health Specialist Manager

Salary: up to £38,337 per annum plus essential car user allowance (£963 per annum)

Full time, 37 hrs per week (occasional evenings and weekends)

Active Luton’s expanding healthy lifestyles team has some exciting and varied roles for health and wellbeing specialists who want to contribute to improving the lives of people in Luton. 

We have grown over the past 15 years into a community wellbeing trust with a diverse portfolio and a turnover of £12m. We don’t like to stand still and will make sure you are challenged and given opportunities to develop too.

Our interests include running Luton’s leisure centres, plus community wellbeing, healthy lifestyles and Public Health work to support and enhance the physical and emotional wellbeing of our town.  

Our healthy lifestyles team works across the whole life course with pregnant women, families and young children through to young people and adults and involves a wide variety of delivery methods.  As part of a multi-disciplinary team, this role will lead the planning, development and coordination of delivery to an inclusive range of high quality lifestyle programmes within Active Luton’s facilities and community settings.

We need people who are passionate about healthy lives, able to be innovative, empowering and who can contribute to developing strong relationships with key partners and stakeholders.

We would like to hear from you if you are:
Creative and proactive with strong planning, management, empathy and interpersonal skills
Experienced in community development and engagement

Passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of Luton

The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS disclosure for this position.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Emma Stevens, Interim Director of Health and Wellbeing on 01582 400272 or via email

Closing date: Sunday 23 May 2021, 11.59 pm

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closing date.

Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 24 May 2021

Additional information

As well as good rates of pay and great opportunities for training and progression, as an employee of Active Luton you will benefit from:

- generous holiday entitlement
- good pension scheme with generous employer contribution
- excellent support and development
- heavily discounted multi-centre membership to all Active Luton centres