Digital Marketing Apprentice LIVING SPORT LTD

As a Digital Marketing Apprentice your role will be to increase the reach and impact of Living Sport’s profile and visibility through the delivery of high quality and influential digital marketing and content creation. Responsibilities will include developing campaigns, maintaining websites and managing social media accounts.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 01 Aug 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    08 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

·       Proofreading, reviewing, scheduling, and posting content to company guidelines 

·       Manage social media accounts 

·       Content creation to support promotional campaigns

·       Digital asset management - photography and videography 

·       Develop digital marketing campaigns for the charity’s projects including content production, social media, email marketing, keyword advertising

·       Website maintenance and development, analysis using appropriate tools

·       Use a variety of tools to review, monitor and analyse online activity and marketing activities 

·       Manage a content schedule and prioritise work with the Marketing & Communications Manager, using online tools and participating fully in team meetings

·       Work collaboratively within Living Sport to achieve strategic and project outcomes and business development 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Full training will be provided throughout.

This will include shadowing the Marketing and Communications Manager to be fully trained using a variety of digital marketing software and tools. This will include, but not be limited to:

  • Wordpress
  • Semrush
  • Elementor
  • Google Analytics
  • Google My Business
  • Google Data Suite
  • Hotjar
  • Mail Chimp
  • Buffer
  • Canva
  • Trello
  • CRM System


As part of this apprenticeship, you will be studying towards gaining a BSc (Hons) Digital Marketing degree with Anglia Ruskin University. You will attend face-to-face workshops on our Chelmsford and Cambridge campuses throughout the year as part of the blended delivery mode for this course. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The opportunity for permanent employment at the organisation for the right candidate following the four-year Digital Marketing apprenticeship.

Failing this there will be scope for permanent positions within the Active Partnership Network. We work with hundreds of close partners every year, so lots of connections will be established and wider opportunities available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C / 4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent any subject (Grade C or above) Desired

About the employer

Living Sport is a charity that works with partners to improve health, happiness, and wellbeing across the County by supporting people to be active. We use our insight, expertise, and local knowledge to work collaboratively with the public, private, community and voluntary sectors to create the conditions for more people to be active in whatever way works for them. As one of 43 Active Partnerships in England, a network of independent organisations supported by Sport England with funding from the National Lottery, we share the vision of a nation of more equal, inclusive, and connected communities, where people live happier, healthier, and more fulfilled lives, maximising the role of movement, sport, and physical activity in achieving that. We are always exploring new connections to further develop an inclusive, diverse, and innovative sport and physical activity sector in our County, so please do make contact us if you would like to achieve something great together.




Armstrong House

Sovereign Court

Ermine Business Park

PE29 6XU

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

• Initial Interview • Small Group Assessment Centre • Final Interview

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Aug 2023