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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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£19,000 to £22,000
Job location: Buxton, UK
Job description:
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton

Buxton Pavilion Gardens is now part of the Parkwood Leisure group and due to an immediate vacancy Parkwood Leisure is looking for an experienced Retail Manager to start this exciting contract in 2019.

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 standard 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 the 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.

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 qualification 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.

For a full job description, please email recruit@parkwood-holdings.co.uk.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to apply, please send a current CV and covering letter by clicking on ‘apply now’.

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

£7.83 per hour
Job location: Buxton, UK
Job description:
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton:
Casual Hours Contract

Parkwood Leisure who currently operates 85+ facilities throughout the UK and employ over 4,500 staff. Recognised as one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, Parkwood Leisure is the market leader in leisure PFI/PPP projects, with managed revenues in excess of £80m per annum. Aiming to deliver high quality services to our customers, the company prides itself on its exemplary health and safety record and commitment to staff.

As part of this exciting contract start up and the exciting developments taking place at Pavilion Gardens, Buxton in 2019, we are looking to appoint casual Catering Assistants posts to help provide assistance to the various front and back of house catering and kitchen departments to support our thriving business within.

Within this role you will be responsible for providing a range of duties and exceptional customer service in line with our Philosophy of Quality, Care and Excellence. You will be expected to maintain Health and Safety standards, and adhere to food hygiene guidelines.

We are a seven day business so weekend work will be required as well as some late nights for our events.

Full training will be provided in this role but previous experience and/or suitable qualifications would be advantageous. You should be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team and the successful candidate(s) will need to be flexible and enthusiastic.

To be considered for this role, please submit your CV and covering letter by email Paul Kelsall, Senior Officer by clicking on ‘apply now’.

Applications By: 5th March 2019

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Competitive
Job location: Buxton, UK
Job description:
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
£4.20 - £7.83 per hour

Buxton Pavilion Gardens is now part of the Parkwood Leisure group and due to an immediate
vacancy Parkwood Leisure is looking for a Retail Assistant to start this exciting contract in 2019.

The position of Retail Assistant for Buxton Pavilion Gardens requires outstanding customer care skills, flare and the desire and ability to make a positive difference to customers and the business.

The Retail Assistant will support the delivery of the retail and market hall and the day to day operation of the department. As part of the retail team this role will influence the success of the retail operation at Buxton Pavilion Gardens, including the recently relaunched Octagon.

Regular evening and weekend work will be undertaken. Excellent communication skills are essential. Relevant education and experience will be necessary for the successful execution of the role. Health and Safety is a vital focus for the company and the Retail Assistant will ensure all procedures and systems are adhered to. Additional training will also be provided for any specialist IT systems in use
at the venue.

For a full job description, please email recruit@parkwood-holdings.co.uk.
If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to apply, please send a current CV and covering letter to recruit@parkwood-holdings.co.uk

Closing date: 28th February 2019.
Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
£8.50 to £9.60 per hour
Job location: Cardiff, UK
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
MANAGING ADVENTURE

Seasonal Duty Manager
Heath Park Tennis & Golf
and Roath Park Boating Lake
Cardiff

£8.50 to £9.60 per hour, 40 hours a week, February 2019 - October 2019

This is a unique opportunity to develop your skills in management, programming and sports development in two park settings in Cardiff. This seasonal role will require weekend and evening working throughout the season as well as a flexible approach to shifts and working patterns which can be weather dependant.

We are looking for an individual who can maximise the different revenue streams at both sites throughout the season, this will include

Establishing a successful Tennis and Golf coaching programme throughout the season and in the case of tennis into the autumn and winter period
Driving pay and play tennis, golf and footgolf revenue
Driving maximum revenue from rowing and pedalo operations
Effectively managing expenditure with a particular focus on staffing
Maximising secondary spend

The successful candidate will possess:

Management experience of a small to medium team
Good financial awareness and experience of managing a budget
Excellent work ethic to help drive the business
In date NPLQ or NBLQ
First Aid qualification
Have a sound understanding of Health & Safety

The role is subject to a DBS check

If you are interested in becoming a part of this exciting venture please send a covering letter and CV to Darren Phillips, below

Closing Date: 24.02.2019
Up to £7.83 per hour
Job location: Bristol, UK
Job description:
General Assistant
Full Time Position
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre
Up to £7.83 per hour

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to embark on a leisure career at a busy, modern Leisure Centre.

We are currently looking for a Full Time General Assistant. You will be flexible, reliable, possess good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.

You will be a self-motivated individual who will be proactive in supporting the Centre’s operation; Main duties will be to maintain the high standards of cleanliness around the building.

Working on a 3 week rota, this post will include evenings and weekends.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application, to Rob Langley, below

£17,680 to £18,720
Job location: Buxton, UK
Job description:
Commis Chef
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
£17,680 to £18,720

Buxton Pavilion Gardens is soon to be part of the Parkwood Leisure group, due to an immediate vacancy Parkwood Leisure is looking for an experienced Commis Chef to start this exciting contract in 2019.

The position of Comms Chef for Buxton Pavilion Gardens requires strong leadership, the desire and ability to make a difference, a passion for food and solid organisational skills. The Comm Chef will support the Head Chef in managing the quality and standard of food, profitability and the day to day operation of the kitchen. As part of the team this role will assist and 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 assisting in 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.

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 Comm Chef will have the appropriate level of training and qualification commensurate with managing a large kitchen operation. Additional training will also be provided for any relevant aspects of the role.

For a full job description, please apply

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to apply, please send a current CV and covering letter below

Closing date: 28th February 2019.

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

£8.50 per hour
Job location: Buxton, UK
Job description:
A range of Casual positions
Location: Pavilion Gardens - Buxton
Salary: Minimum Wage - £8.50 per hour
Casual Hours Contract

Parkwood Leisure who currently operates 85+ facilities throughout the UK and employ over 4,500 staff. Recognised as one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, Parkwood Leisure is the market leader in leisure PFI/PPP projects, with managed revenues in excess of £80m per annum. Aiming to deliver high quality services to our customers, the company prides itself on its exemplary health and safety record and commitment to staff.

As part of this exciting contract start up at the Pavilion Gardens, Buxton in 2019 and developments taking place, we are looking to appoint a range of casual posts to help provide assistance to the various catering, retail, cleaning and events teams to support our thriving business within.

Within these roles you will be responsible for providing a range of duties and exceptional customer service in line with our Philosophy of Quality, Care and Excellence. You will be expected to maintain Health and Safety standards, and adhere to food hygiene guidelines. We are a seven day business so weekend work will be required as well as some late nights for our events.

Full training will be provided in these roles but previous experience and/or suitable qualifications would be advantageous. You should be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team and the successful candidate(s) will need to be flexible and enthusiastic.

To be considered for this role, please click Apply Now, below.

Applications By: 28th February 2019

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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