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About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure is one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure centres, bringing world-class service and provision to each of the facilities we manage. As a company, we believe firmly in working in partnership with our local communities, delivering the very best service by empowering our 4,500 staff members to take the initiative and make every customer visit to our centres feel special.

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Job location: Bristol, UK
Job description:
Recreation Assistant
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to embark on a career in the leisure industry at a busy modern facility, with an international spec swimming pool.

The Opportunity

Working as part of an enthusiastic team and reporting to the Duty Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre including operational set ups and takedowns, Lifeguarding, health and safety compliance checks and customer care.

Additional responsibilities such as delivering swimming lessons and supporting the administration of the swimming lesson scheme will be required.
Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

Includes evenings and weekend working 40 hours per week.

The Person
- The successful candidate should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and experience of working in a busy wet/dry facility.
- Excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service are essential.
- You will be a team player, and self-motivated with a willingness to learn
- A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, First Aid at Work certificate, Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification.
- Training to achieve these qualifications will be provided.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
- Competitive salary
- Generous annual leave
- Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
- Employee health cash plan
- Employee discount portal
- discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Pension Scheme
- Company sick pay
- Career progression
- Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to Rob Langley

Closing Date
Friday 24th May 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure
Negotiable dependent upon skills & experience
Job location: Buxton, UK
Only 3 days left to apply!
Job description:
The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
Immediate Start

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

Buxton Pavilion Gardens is operated by the Parkwood Leisure group on behalf of High Peak Borough Council, due to the expansion of the venue Parkwood Leisure is looking for an experienced Head Chef to lead the kitchen team to deliver our exciting vision for the venue.

The Opportunity
The position of Executive Head Chef for Buxton Pavilion Gardens requires a true leader, the desire and ability to make a difference, a passion for food and robust organisational skills, focussing on details. The Executive Head Chef will oversee and take direct responsibility for the quality and standard of food, profitability and inspiring and motivating a team of chefs including a Head Chef to deliver the day to day operation of the kitchen. As part of the senior team this role will influence the success of the hospitality operation at Buxton Pavilion Gardens, including the recently relaunched Octagon.

Regular evening and weekend work will be undertaken and the successful candidate will also be responsible for the training of a team of kitchen and operational staff to ensure exemplary customer service standards are consistently delivered. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.

The Person
Relevant education and industry qualifications will be considered essential to the successful execution of the role. Health and Safety is a vital focus for the company and the Executive Head Chef will have the appropriate level of training and qualification commensurate with managing a large multi site kitchen operation. Additional training will also be provided for any specialist IT systems in use at the venue.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
- Competitive salary
- Generous annual leave
- Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
- Employee health cash plan
- Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Pension Scheme
- Company sick pay
- Career progression
- Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well-established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV.

Closing Date
26 April 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com
Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure
Salary: £19,000 - £20,000 (OTE £21,000-£22,000)
Job location: Buxton, UK
Only 1 day left to apply!
Job description:
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

Buxton Pavilion Gardens is looking for an experienced Retail Manager to join this exciting new contract for Parkwood Leisure.

The Opportunity
The position of Retail Manager for Buxton Pavilion Gardens requires strong leadership, flare and the desire and ability to make a positive difference to customers and the business. Candidates will have a passion for retail and food markets and a winning mentality. The Retail Manager will manage the quality and standards of the retail and market hall, profitability, and the day to day operation of the department. As part of the management team, this role will directly influence the success of the retail operation at Buxton Pavilion Gardens, including the recently relaunched Octagon.

Regular evening and weekend work will be undertaken and the successful candidate will also be responsible for training of a team of retail operational staff to ensure exemplary customer service standards are consistently delivered. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential. Duty Management will also form part of the role.

The Person
Relevant education and industry qualifications will be considered essential to the successful execution of the role. Health and Safety is a vital focus for the company and the Retail Manager will have the appropriate level of experience, training and qualifications commensurate with managing a medium sized retail and indoor market hall operation. Additional training will also be provided for any specialist IT systems in use at the venue.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV by clicking on ‘apply now’.

Closing Date
23 April 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure

£20,000 to £25,000
Job description:
Operations Supervisor
Location: Rufford Abbey Country Park
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000

Parkwood Leisure and its subcontractors currently operate 87 leisure and culture facilities throughout the UK and employ 4,200 staff. Parkwood Leisure is one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK with managed revenue in excess of £80m per annum.

Parkwood Leisure entered the outdoor activity market in 2015 with its purchase of the Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer Outdoor Centre, located in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Since then, Parkwood Outdoors has grown to include a watersports centre, cycle centre, boating lakes and the management of a country park.

We are looking to recruit an Operations Supervisor to support help deliver the day to day operations at Rufford Abbey Country Park.
Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will be a part of a team of three positions tasked with ensuring the highest standards are maintained. The role will involve working shifts, being outside and active, managing a diverse range of positions and taking responsibility for the safety and wellbeing of visitors.
Key tasks include:
Ensuring the visitor experience exceeds their expectations
Managing traffic and car park attendants
Managing operations, including adventure golf, archery, boating and outdoor education
Managing cleaners
Supporting events
Ensuring H&S standards are adhered to
Proactive and reactive maintenance
The successful candidate is expected to have at least two years management experience.


If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send your current C.V. stating current salary by clicking on 'apply now'.

Applications By 26 April 2019

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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