Recruitment Officer

We need highly motivated individuals to join our Sheffield-based recruitment team to source and place sports & childcare leaders

Working with us is so much more than doing the hours to take home a salary, it’s about contributing to our vision of a world where children and young people are active, happy and inspired to reach their potential.

You’ll be part of a dynamic team that’s committed to our very real mission (not just a statement on an office wall) of using sport and activity to enrich the lives of children and young people and help them to fulfil their potential.

Kings Recruit is a specialist recruitment service for the sports and childcare sector annually contracts 1,000 people.

Kings Recruit is part of the Kings Foundation, a UK charity that exists to help young people reach their potential. The Kings Foundation provide high quality activity camps for children (Kings Camps), employment opportunities for young people (Kings Recruit). Our Christian heritage underpins our work.

How to Apply

Please email an up to date CV and a covering email summarising why you would be great for this role to:


Principle Responsibilities & Duties

Promote employment and work experience opportunities to higher education students, teachers and sports professionals

We’re looking for an outgoing and highly personable individual who has outstanding communication and organisation skills and a can-do attitude. You’ll need to be ready for a challenge, work seasonally on evenings and weekends and be driven to achieve agreed outcomes.

Experience in recruitment and interviewing would be highly advantageous but if you have experience dealing with young people, or experience of sport, children or education, we want to hear from you.


Conditions of Work:


Ideal Personal Specification:

• Experience in a people related discipline
• Friendly and highly personable with engaging telephone skills
• A determination and application to meet targets and deadlines
• Organised and with an attention to detail


About Us

Established in 1991, the Kings Active Foundation is the charity that gets children active.

We are experts in using active games, sport and fun to connect with children at an early age, inspiring them to adopt a healthy lifestyle. We deliver activity programmes, recruit passionate and energetic people to work safety with children and equip others to deliver children’s programmes across the world.

We are a small team doing big things. We have a passion for our work and a desire to get more children active and adopting a healthy lifestyle by contributing to their physical, emotional and spiritual development.