HowFit Coordinator

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 24 January, 2022 - 12:00
North Tyneside
Fixed Salary
Age UK North Tyneside


£21,181 p.a

Full time - 36.25 hours per week

Fixed term until 31/12/22 with a view to becoming permanent should funding continue


Age UK North Tyneside is looking for a self-motivated, organised and experienced Coordinator to administratively support older people in our communities to help them make more of life through home based HowFit exercises.

The post holder will be responsible for coordinating and administering the community based HowFit Exercise Programme for an ageing population across a variety of settings in North Tyneside, aimed at preventing falls and providing falls prevention awareness sessions.

The role is to support and monitor the quality standards including gathering the data metrics within the HowFit service. This service is delivered by a team of trainers at selected community venues throughout the borough including Extra Care Schemes, Care Homes and Sheltered Housing Schemes. The post holder will be expected to coordinate and work with multiple partners to ensure we deliver a consistent and high quality the HowFit service. 

The successful candidate will be expected to develop, expand and support the charity’s the HowFit partnership links, work on the falls prevention agenda and maintain good communication.


If you think you are the right person please request an application pack from


Age UK North Tyneside is part of the Disability Confident Scheme and are proud to carry the positive about disabled people symbol due to our commitments regarding recruitment, training, retention, consultation and disability awareness. We recruit the most suitable individuals for each vacancy regardless of sex, sexuality, race, religion, ethnicity, disability, gender, marital status, social or economic background or caring responsibilities.


Closing: 12noon 24th January 2022

Only those candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

Registered Charity No. 1049527