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Leisure Contract and Project Manager
Leyland, Lancashire, UK
Leyland, Lancashire
United Kingdom
Up to £36,876
Full time
23 Apr 2019
15 Mar 2019
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Situated in the heart of the North West, both the Council and the Borough are uniquely positioned to maximise the economic growth and regeneration opportunities provided by the £430m Preston, South Ribble & Lancashire City Deal. This opportunity will also assist with the long term benefits of the Councils community Health and Wellbeing infrastructure investment agenda. As a Council we see the Health and Well-being of our residents as top priority in everything we do which means our Leisure services are crucial for us going forward. We are moving at pace under a transformative Chief Executive and ambitious Elected Members to become an organisation focused on customer need and outcomes. We are striving towards embedding a culture where everyone understands their role in this new approach to doing business, driven by inspirational Leadership Team/

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is as passionate about what sports and active lifestyles can achieve for people in South Ribble. You will lead on our Leisure Contract working closely with our Leisure operator partner and the local leisure Trust.

You will also lead on a number Leisure and Sports projects and be an integral part of the project team taking forward our proposals for replacing Leyland Leisure centre with a new Leisure and Health Wellbeing Campus

If you have fantastic people skills with lots of drive and enthusiasm coupled with some relevant experience we would love to hear from you. Whatever your professional background you will have a track record of change leadership and demonstrate a strong One Team approach and collaborative leadership style.

South Ribble is a great place to be. We consistently rank as one of the best places to live and work in the country taking into account ONS statistics on jobs, affordable housing, transport, culture and open spaces. With excellent schools and colleges, award-winning parks, a rich history, and friendly communities, the quality of life in South Ribble is exceptionally high. This appointment comes at a pivotal moment for the Council in our development. A chance to inject professional resources into our change programme.

For more information and details of how to apply, please click on ‘apply now’.

Should you wish to speak in confidence about the role please contact Neil Anderson, Assistant Director Projects and Development on 01772 625540

Closing date for applications is 23 April 20019.
Final interviews will take place week commencing 6 May 2019

South Ribble Borough Council is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all minority groups within the community.
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