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Competitive
Job location: Nottingham, UK
Job description:
Rushcliffe Arena, Nottingham

Rushcliffe Arena are seeking an experienced Swimming Instructor.

We require an individual who are self-motivated and have high standards. With good time management and the ability to use initiative, the successful applicants will have energy and enthusiasm.

The role of a Swimming Instructor requires an enthusiastic, responsible and hardworking individual to instruct and supervise a wide variety of swimming lessons. Our Swimming instructors are expected to carry out various lessons to a high standard.

The successful Swimming Instructor will have:
ASA Swimming instructor level 2 certificate.
Knowledge of health and safety legislation
Have previous experience of working in the Leisure Industry- this is not essential.
The ability to work proactively and flexibly within the team and work on own initiative.
Excellent communication skills
Experience of dealing with a range of customer queries/concerns in a professional manner.
Be willing to work shifts, including evenings and weekends

Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

This position requires a DBS disclosure and the ideal candidate will have obtained their swimming teaching level 2, have excellent communications skills and have a high level of customer service.

5 hours per week - Saturday 10-12 and a Sunday 9-12 with the possibility of increasing on this with 1-1 lessons and the potential in the future for more hours during the week, in additional to holiday and sickness cover.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application, stating current salary and full CV to joe.warren@parkwood-communityleisure.co.uk.

Applications By: 10th August 2018.

Parkwood Community Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
www.leisurecentre.com

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Competitive
Job location: Nottingham, UK
Job description:
Rushcliffe Arena, Nottingham

Rushcliffe Arena are seeking an experienced Swimming Instructor.

We require an individual who are self-motivated and have high standards. With good time management and the ability to use initiative, the successful applicants will have energy and enthusiasm.

The role of a Swimming Instructor requires an enthusiastic, responsible and hardworking individual to instruct and supervise a wide variety of swimming lessons. Our Swimming instructors are expected to carry out various lessons to a high standard.

The successful Swimming Instructor will have:
ASA Swimming instructor level 2 certificate.
Knowledge of health and safety legislation
Have previous experience of working in the Leisure Industry- this is not essential.
The ability to work proactively and flexibly within the team and work on own initiative.
Excellent communication skills
Experience of dealing with a range of customer queries/concerns in a professional manner.
Be willing to work shifts, including evenings and weekends

Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

This position requires a DBS disclosure and the ideal candidate will have obtained their swimming teaching level 2, have excellent communications skills and have a high level of customer service.

5 hours per week - Saturday 10-12 and a Sunday 9-12 with the possibility of increasing on this with 1-1 lessons and the potential in the future for more hours during the week, in additional to holiday and sickness cover.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application, stating current salary and full CV to joe.warren@parkwood-communityleisure.co.uk.

Applications By: 10th August 2018.

Parkwood Community Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
www.leisurecentre.com

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

£18,000 Circa
Job location: Reading, UK
Job description:
Duty Manager
Willink Leisure Centre
Salary: £18,000 Circa

An exciting opportunity exists within our West Berkshire Contract. Willink Leisure Centre boasts a 25 metre, 4 lane Swimming Pool, 26 station ‘Expressions’ Fitness Gym, Sports Hall, Astroturf & other outdoor facilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to develop within the leisure industry.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre including health and safety, customer care, financial procedures and leading and managing the recreation staff working. The post includes evenings and weekend working over 40 hours per week.

An NPLQ, First Aid at Work certificate and Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable, as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification.

The successful candidate should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry. Excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service are essential.

If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send a copy of your current CV stating current

A full Job Description is available upon request

Applications By: 3rd August 2018

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

LEGACY LEISURE is an equal opportunities employer. All positions may be subject to a current DBS disclosure.
Up to £20,000 per annum
Job location: Windsor, UK
Job description:
Level 2 Swimming Teacher & Recreational Assistant
Windsor Leisure Centre
Full Time
Salary: up to £20,000 per annum* *subject to current qualifications

An exciting opportunity exists within our Windsor Contract. Windsor Leisure Centre boasts a 25 metre, 6 lane Swimming Pool, Leisure Pool, 150 station ‘Expressions’ Fitness Gym, 3 group fitness studios, 8 court Sports Hall, cafe, All Weather Pitch & other indoor facilities.

We are interested to hear from individuals who are passionate about delivering excellent service and looking to progress their career within the leisure industry. We are currently offering an exciting opportunity to work as a swimming teacher and lifeguard here at Windsor Leisure Centre. This role will be split into 30 hours lifeguarding and 10 hours swim teaching.

In return, you can access additional professional training and development qualifications, have access to a fantastic range of benefits including; Free use of swimming pools and gyms at all Parkwood, Legacy and LEX Leisure Centres; Free use of golf courses at all Glendale Golf Centres plus discount on swimwear and equipment. You will also receive membership to the company discount scheme which gives you access to over 3,000 discounts, ranging from vouchers for lifestyle, travel, health and well-being products to cashback and shopping cards at a range of retailers and many more.

The successful individual will be able to:

Conduct lesson plans and deliver swim lessons for our swimmers of all levels.
Demonstrate proficiency in the four fundamental strokes, showing a good understanding of water safety
Assess, record, monitor and evaluate our swimmer's performance so they progress through all stages of the Learn to swim programme
Deliver great service in all that you do
Be a team player
Fulfil lifeguard duties and carry out your responsibilities with absolute professionalism at all times.
Keep our customers happy by ensuring housekeeping, cleanliness and our facilities are well presented at all times.

This position requires a DBS disclosure. A level 1 swim teaching and NPLQ qualification is desirable for this role. Full training can be provided for the role.

If you feel that you have the skills and abilities to fulfil this role, please click 'Apply Now' below.

Closing Date: 31st July 2018

Legacy Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
£16,000 per annum
Job location: Banbury, UK
Job description:
Located in the heart of Banbury we are a modern facility offering an impressive 25m swimming pool, 150 station gym, sports hall, specialist spin studio, soft play area, spa, and a friendly onsite café. If you have any questions or need more information please don't hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you to Spiceball!

We are looking for a Recreation Assistant to join our operations team. This is an exciting opportunity to start your leisure career. As a Recreation Assistant you will be responsible for the safety and enjoyment of our customers within the facilities. Energy and enthusiasm is a must for this role as you will be promoting our philosophy of Quality, Care and Excellence in the service you provide. You will ideally hold a current NPLQ qualification or willing to undertake the necessary training to perform your role. A relevant NVQ Level 2, First Aid at Work or any recognised coaching qualification would be advantageous. As the successful candidate you’ll need to be flexible and willing to work various shift patterns which include early mornings, evenings and weekends.
£17,500 per annum
Job description:
TRAINEE DUTY MANAGER
Salary: £17,500 per annum
Windsor Leisure Centre

An exciting opportunity exists within our Windsor Contract. Windsor Leisure Centre boasts a 25 metre, 6 lane Swimming Pool, Leisure Pool, 150 station ‘Expressions’ Fitness Gym, 3 group fitness studios, 8 court Sports Hall, cafe, All weather pitch & other indoor facilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to develop within the leisure industry.

Reporting to the Duty Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for day to day operation of the centre including health and safety, customer care and leading a large team of staff. The post includes evenings and weekend working over 40 hours per week. Each Trainee Duty Manager post is subject to its own agreed responsibilities.

An NPLQ and First Aid at Work certificate are essential and Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification.

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. Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this role, please apply below.

This position requires a DBS disclosure if one is not current.

Applications By: 31st July 2018
Legacy Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
From £18,000 per annum
Job description:
DUTY MANAGER
Site: Breckland Leisure Centre, Thetford
Salary From £18,000 per annum
Grade: JM


An exciting opportunity has arisen at Breckland Waterworld and Leisure Centre. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking for a supervisory management position within the leisure industry.

We are currently looking for a full time Duty Manager. You will be professional, reliable, possess good communication skills, and enjoy working as part of a team.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, this key role will involve the day to day management of the facility, including Health and Safety, customer care, and managing staff within a busy centre delivering a wide range of activities.

The successful candidate must hold a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, whilst a Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable. Previous supervisory experience within a similar role would also be advantageous.

The position will require flexible working hours including early, late, and weekend shifts and subject to completion of a DBS disclosure

If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send a letter of application and a copy of your current CV below.

Closing Date: Sunday 29th July 2018

Parkwood Community Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Competitive
Job location: Leeds, UK
Job description:
Forum Leisure Centre, Leeds

Forum Leisure Centre are seeking an experienced Swimming Instructor.

We require an individual who are self-motivated and have high standards. With good time management and the ability to use initiative, the successful applicants will have energy and enthusiasm.

The role of a Swimming Instructor requires an enthusiastic, responsible and hardworking individual to instruct and supervise a wide variety of swimming lessons. Our Swimming instructors are expected to carry out various lessons to a high standard.

The successful Swimming Instructor will have:
ASA Swimming instructor level 2 certificate.
Knowledge of health and safety legislation
Have previous experience of working in the Leisure Industry- this is not essential.
The ability to work proactively and flexibly within the team and work on own initiative.
Excellent communication skills
Experience of dealing with a range of customer queries/concerns in a professional manner.
Be willing to work shifts, including evenings and weekends

Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

This position requires a DBS disclosure and the ideal candidate will have obtained their swimming teaching level 2, have excellent communications skills and have a high level of customer service.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please click 'Apply Now' below.

Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Negotiable
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
Duty Manager
Windsor Leisure Centre
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Exciting opportunities exist for experienced Duty Managers looking to develop their career at a high performing leisure centre. Windsor Leisure Centre is a flagship site with a 25 metre, 6 lane swimming pool, large family leisure pool with waves, 150 station ‘Expressions’ Gym, Health suite, group fitness studios, conference rooms, retail outlets, 8 court Sports Hall, cafe, All weather pitch & other indoor facilities.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the successful candidates will have a passion for delivering customer excellence. We are offering both a permanent position and a fixed term position until 31st December 2018. The successful candidates will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre including health and safety, customer care, financial procedures and leading and managing multiple departments. The posts include evenings and weekends, worked over 40 hours per week. Each Duty Manager post is subject to its own agreed responsibilities.

An NPLQ or First Aid at Work certificate are essential and a Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification.

The successful candidates should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and a good level of experience of working in a very busy wet/dry facility. Excellent communication skills, flexibility and a total commitment to customer service are essential. Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter below.

A full Job Description is available upon request. Position subject to DBS check

Applications by: Monday 23rd July 2018

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

LEGACY LEISURE is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
£35,000
Job description:
Business Analyst
Location: Attwood House, Worcester
Salary circa £35,000

Background

Parkwood Leisure and its subcontractors currently operate 80+ 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.

Overall role description

Parkwood Leisure has an aim to become a truly data-lead organisation, continually adapting and improving the business based on key metrics, and this role is crucial in bringing it to fruition. The role will work with senior staff across the organisation to turn our various sources of performance data into valuable insight to help shape our business decisions. This will involve a mixture of report and dashboard creation, as well as analysing quantitative and qualitative business data to help drive our continuous improvement ambitions.

-Producing performance dashboards, utilising data from our data warehouse, for staff throughout Parkwood Leisure
-Working with other staff to understand our current performance and devise business improvements
-Driving Parkwood Leisures continuous improvement programme, using data to identify areas for systematic and controlled enhancement
-Support all areas of the business with ad hoc performance reports
-Work with the IT team to create and maintain a 'single customer view' of the visitors to our centres and venues, combining various data sources to provide a rich portrait of our customers

Skills and Experience

-Creating dashboards through third party products (we currently use Google DataStudio)
Understanding of querying large databases (e.g. SQL / mySQL / BigQuery, etc)
-Advanced spreadsheet skills (Excel and/or Google Sheets)
-Statistical analysis
-Analysing performance trends
-Business improvement methodology understanding, e.g. Six Sigma (desirable)
-Experience of working in sport and leisure is not required, although an understanding of the industry would be an advantage
-Understanding of data protection / GDPR principles

If you would like to apply for this exciting career opportunity, submit your CV and covering letter below.

Closing Date: 17 July 2018

Selected candidates may be invited for interview before the closing date, therefore early application is recommended. Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.

£6.60-£7.83
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
FULL TIME CATERING ASSISTANTS

Bristol Contract
Salary: £6.60-£7.83 Per Hour.

Situated in South Bristol, Hengrove Park Leisure Centre is a state of the art leisure facility that generates in excess of ½ million visits per annum and has a Health & Fitness Membership base in excess of 3,500. Reporting directly to the Café Manager, the successful candidate will maintain the highest standards of food hygiene and cleanliness at all times.

We are currently looking for Casual Catering Assistants to help support the operation. You will be flexible, reliable, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a team.

Your main tasks within the role will be to assist the Food & Beverage Manager to develop a quality catering operation in order to increase the usage and profitability within Hengrove Park Leisure Centre. To assist the Food & Beverage Leader to ensure the highest possible standards of Health Safety and Customer Care. To work on a shift rota including weekends in order to carry out daily catering operations.

All positions are subject to a DBS disclosure.

If you believe you have the skills required for the above post, please click 'Apply Now' below.

Applications By: Monday 23rd July 2018

18,500- 20,000
Job description:

Opportunities at Spiceball Leisure Centre

Duty Manager
Full Time: 40 hours per week
Salary: Up to £20,000

Spiceball Leisure Centre is part of the Cherwell Contract in North Oxfordshire. The Centre is a busy facility which consists of 2x Swimming Pools, Expression Fitness Suite (with functional training area), Sauna and Steam Area, Squash Courts, Double Sports Hall, Crèche, 2x Dance Studios, Meeting Rooms.

We are currently looking for a full-time Duty Manager to join our team. You must be a natural leader who is ambitious, flexible, reliable, and possess excellent communication skills whilst enjoying working as part of a team. The role is varied and you need to be a fast thinker and work well under pressure. You will work on a rota which includes mornings, evenings and weekends and you must have a customer-focused approach.

A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, First Aid Qualification and Pool Plant Operators qualification are essential to the role as well as previous experience in managing a team and knowledgeable on Health and Safety. The most important thing is that you are a people person who is passionate and comfortable communicating with all ages.

All employees benefit from the complimentary usage of the facilities as part of their employment. Ongoing training and development will also be offered during your employment.

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

If you believe you have the skills required for this role, apply now below

Closing Date: Friday 20th July 2018
Legacy Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
£9.00 - £13.50 per hour
Job location: Thetford, UK
Job description:
Breckland Leisure Centre

We are currently looking for additional swimming instructors to promote our swim school, deliver engaging swimming lessons to all ages and abilities, and provide exceptional customer service standards.

Our swimming schemes are based on the Swim England National Plan for Swimming and it is essential to hold a Level 1 swim teaching qualification or equivalent. A Level 2 swim teaching qualification, along with a current NPLQ or National Rescue Award for Teachers & Coaches is also desirable, although full training will be provided if required.

You will need to be flexible, reliable and able to work various hours. We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals who can succeed with maintaining a safe and enjoyable environment for our customers and colleagues.

Current cover includes Monday to Friday, 4 - 6pm and Saturdays 9am - 12 noon.

All positions are subject to a DBS Disclosure.

To apply, send a covering letter along with a copy of your current CV below.

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer
£8.10 per hour
Job location: Bristol, UK
Only 3 days left to apply!
Job description:
Recreation Assistants
Full / Part Time Positions
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre
Up to £8.10

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/ Part Time Recreation 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; including Lifeguarding, equipment setups and general cleaning duties.

An NPLQ qualification is essential with First Aid at Work and an AED qualification being desirable.

All positions are subject to a DBS check.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a complete CV and covering letter below

£27,000
Job location: Exeter
Job description:

Centre Manager
Exeter – Pyramids Leisure Centre & Northbrook Swimming Pool
Salary: c£27,000

Legacy Leisure operates 8 leisure facilities across Exeter, Devon, on behalf of the City Council and an exciting opportunity has arisen in this fantastic location for a suitable qualified and experienced individual to join the Legacy Leisure team in the South West.

Reporting to the General Manager the successful candidate will be required to take overall responsibility for the effective management and operation of two sites including 2 main pools and a learner pool plus fitness facilities. There will be an emphasis on increasing profitability and consistently enhancing both the financial performance and usage of the facilities within the Contract specification.

Successful candidates should have a recognised qualification in Leisure Management and have extensive knowledge of the safe operation of swimming pools and of the leisure industry in general. Health and Safety and Pool Plant Operation qualifications would be advantageous. Excellent communication and customer and client liaison skills are essential. You should be able to manage and develop staff efficiently to meet the operational requirements of the Contract.

Candidates must have an understanding of financial procedures and be able to manage budgets for the contract whilst consistently developing and improving operational procedures in line with QUEST. Flexibility and commitment to customer service are essential.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application, stating current salary and full CV below.

Closing Date: 31st July 2018

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