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Job description:
Essex Sport

Essex Sport provides a full range of sporting and physical activity facilities, classes and activities for students and staff at the University of Essex, as well as to the wider local community.

Recent investments in facilities include the new £12M Essex Sport Arena, a new covered 4-court tennis facility, a recent expansion of the Essex Sport Gym with a new functional training zone, and the addition of virtual classes to our fitness studios.

Duties of the Role

We are seeking an experienced fitness professional for an exciting opportunity as Health and Fitness Senior Supervisor.

The Essex Sport Gym offers 180 fitness stations, and features a number of distinct training zones designed to cater for a wide range of customers.

These include a new functional training zone, as well as four Olympic lifting platforms and a functional training rig, as well as four fitness studios, where we run a weekly programme of over 60 fitness and wellness classes, including our new virtual class programme.

Responsibilities will include assisting with the efficient and safe running of the sports centre and its facilities, implementing programmes of equipment replacement and equipment replacement and ensuring daily checks are carried out to ensure that the Essex Sport Gym and Activity Studios are safe to use.

You will also be required to lead staff in providing high levels of customer service along with positive interaction with member s of the gym and assisting with converting enquiries into membership sales.

Skills and Qualifications required

The successful candidate will hold a relevant qualification in Sport / Recreation / Physical Education / Fitness and Health and personal training (minimum Level 2).

You will also have previous supervisory experience, excellent knowledge of the latest specification of gym equipment and a good understanding of health and safety procedures within a gym setting.

Having a proven track record of leading on sales and customer service within a commercial gym setting is essential, along with willingness to work a flexible shift pattern including evenings and weekends.

Due to the nature of the work, this appointment is subject to a criminal record check, known as a Disclosure.

At the University of Essex internationalism is central to who we are and what we do.

We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally-oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries and a university where you can find the world in one place.

Please click the link below for a full job description, person specification and more information relating to this post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. Applications should be made on-line, but if you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information in a different format, please telephone the Resourcing Team (01206 874588/873521).

Closing date: 18 February 2018

Interviews are planned for: 5 March 2018
Competitive salary
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool

Everyone Active is currently seeking high calibre, positive, supportive, inclusive and progressive individuals.

You will also need to embrace our brand mission of 30 minutes of activity 5 times a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers. Lifeguards receive competitive rates of pay and benefit from free use of the gym and swimming pool.

Key Results:
* Effective communication with other team members
* Equipment Setups, safely and on time
* Ensure you maintain company standards at all times
* To provide safe and effective pool supervision
* Building cleanliness and other various house keeping duties
* To build and be part of a successful and well motivated team
* Customer Services

Current RLSS NPLQ is essential

Successful candidates will receive further site specific training and a full company induction. Self motivation and a positive attitude is a must.

Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool
Roundhills
Waltham Abbey
Essex
EN9 1UP

Tel: 01992 716733

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive salary
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Ongar Leisure Centre

Everyone Active is currently seeking high calibre, positive, supportive, inclusive and progressive individuals.

You will also need to embrace our brand mission of 30 minutes of activity 5 times a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers. Lifeguards receive competitive rates of pay and benefit from free use of the gym and swimming pool.

Key Results:
* Effective communication with other team members
* Equipment Setups, safely and on time
* Ensure you maintain company standards at all times
* To provide safe and effective pool supervision
* Building cleanliness and other various house keeping duties
* To build and be part of a successful and well motivated team
* Customer Services

Current RLSS NPLQ is essential

Successful candidates will receive further site specific training and a full company induction. Self motivation and a positive attitude is a must.

Ongar Leisure Centre
The Gables, Fyfield Road
Ongar
Essex
CM5 0AN

Tel: 01277 363969

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive salary
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Loughton Leisure Centre

Everyone Active is currently seeking high calibre, positive, supportive, inclusive and progressive individuals.

You will also need to embrace our brand mission of 30 minutes of activity 5 times a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers. Lifeguards receive competitive rates of pay and benefit from free use of the gym and swimming pool.

Key Results:
* Effective communication with other team members
* Equipment Setups, safely and on time
* Ensure you maintain company standards at all times
* To provide safe and effective pool supervision
* Building cleanliness and other various house keeping duties
* To build and be part of a successful and well motivated team
* Customer Services

Current RLSS NPLQ is essential

Successful candidates will receive further site specific training and a full company induction. Self motivation and a positive attitude is a must.

Loughton Leisure Centre
Traps Hill
Loughton
Essex
IG10 1SZ

Tel: 01992 564574

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive salary
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Wickford Swim and Fitness Centre

Everyone Active is currently seeking high calibre, positive, supportive, inclusive and progressive individuals.

You will also need to embrace our brand mission of 30 minutes of activity 5 times a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers. Lifeguards receive competitive rates of pay and benefit from free use of the gym and swimming pool.

Key Results:
* Effective communication with other team members
* Equipment Setups, safely and on time
* Ensure you maintain company standards at all times
* To provide safe and effective pool supervision
* Building cleanliness and other various house keeping duties
* To build and be part of a successful and well motivated team
* Customer Services

Current RLSS NPLQ is essential

Successful candidates will receive further site specific training and a full company induction. Self motivation and a positive attitude is a must.

Wickford Swim and Fitness Centre
Market Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS12 0AG

Tel: 01268 765460

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive salary
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Basildon Sporting Village

Everyone Active is currently seeking high calibre, positive, supportive, inclusive and progressive individuals.

You will also need to embrace our brand mission of 30 minutes of activity 5 times a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers. Lifeguards receive competitive rates of pay and benefit from free use of the gym and swimming pool.

Key Results:
* Effective communication with other team members
* Equipment Setups, safely and on time
* Ensure you maintain company standards at all times
* To provide safe and effective pool supervision
* Building cleanliness and other various house keeping duties
* To build and be part of a successful and well motivated team
* Customer Services

Current RLSS NPLQ is essential

Successful candidates will receive further site specific training and a full company induction. Self motivation and a positive attitude is a must.

Basildon Sporting Village
Cranes Farm Road
Basildon
Essex
SS14 3GR

Tel: 01268 722450

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive hourly rate
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool

Everyone Active Swimming Lessons are a nationally recognised and award winning swim development scheme, designed to teach and develop a skill that lasts a lifetime.

We are recruiting for fully qualified swimming teachers to assist in the delivery of our 'Learn to Swim Programme' teaching children of all ages in our Swim School and to teach School Swimming to the local junior school children.

We would like to hear from you if you:

* Deliver high standards of swimming teaching and are self motivated
* Realise every individuals true swimming potential using the Learn to Swim Framework
* Are focussed and have the ability to demonstrate the highest levels of swimming teaching
* Hold a current ASA level 2 teaching qualification (Qualified for adults and children) and are up to date on current and modern teaching techniques
* Work well as a team and as an individual.

Swim for life be safe for life

Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool
Roundhills
Waltham Abbey
Essex
EN9 1UP

Tel: 01992 716733

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive hourly rate
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Ongar Leisure Centre

Everyone Active Swimming Lessons are a nationally recognised and award winning swim development scheme, designed to teach and develop a skill that lasts a lifetime.

We are recruiting for fully qualified swimming teachers to assist in the delivery of our 'Learn to Swim Programme' teaching children of all ages in our Swim School and to teach School Swimming to the local junior school children.

We would like to hear from you if you:

* Deliver high standards of swimming teaching and are self motivated
* Realise every individuals true swimming potential using the Learn to Swim Framework
* Are focussed and have the ability to demonstrate the highest levels of swimming teaching
* Hold a current ASA level 2 teaching qualification (Qualified for adults and children) and are up to date on current and modern teaching techniques
* Work well as a team and as an individual.

Swim for life be safe for life

Ongar Leisure Centre
The Gables, Fyfield Road
Ongar
Essex
CM5 0AN

Tel: 01277 363969

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive hourly rate
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Loughton Leisure Centre

Everyone Active Swimming Lessons are a nationally recognised and award winning swim development scheme, designed to teach and develop a skill that lasts a lifetime.

We are recruiting for fully qualified swimming teachers to assist in the delivery of our 'Learn to Swim Programme' teaching children of all ages in our Swim School and to teach School Swimming to the local junior school children.

We would like to hear from you if you:

* Deliver high standards of swimming teaching and are self motivated
* Realise every individuals true swimming potential using the Learn to Swim Framework
* Are focussed and have the ability to demonstrate the highest levels of swimming teaching
* Hold a current ASA level 2 teaching qualification (Qualified for adults and children) and are up to date on current and modern teaching techniques
* Work well as a team and as an individual.

Swim for life be safe for life

Loughton Leisure Centre
Traps Hill
Loughton
Essex
IG10 1SZ

Tel: 01992 564574

www.everyoneactive.com

Everyone Active is an equal opportunities employer and an Investors in People organisation, who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All applicants will be required to undertake checks and references prior to appointment.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Activity Leadership (Multi Skilled Diploma) Apprenticeship, can be your first step to a career in the Leisure Industry, as an Activity Leader. This apprenticeship will give you a nationally recognized qualification in a range of different leisure roles, in order to become an integral part of the leisure team.

Across the 12 month apprenticeship you will gain a:
* NPLQ Pool lifeguard Certificate
* Fitness Instructor Certificate
* Activity Leading Certificate
* Adolescences Certificate
* Leisure Operations Certificate

As part of your apprenticeship you will work within a fully operational Leisure Facility gaining the skills required to safely operate in all areas. As part of this role you will be identified as an Activity Leader and required to deliver safe, fun and effective activity sessions to a range of different leisure customers, utilizing the different areas of the facility. You will be required to complete your apprenticeship qualification in line with your working hours and link into your working practices to demonstrate the competencies you have gained, across all certificates.

This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry, with the sectors leading operator who has been voted operator of the year for the last 2 consecutive years.

Pay and benefits:
Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Swim Test:
If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do the following.
- Jump/dive into deep water
- Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
- Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds
- Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part)
- Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Leisure Attendant / Lifeguard (Wet) Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to begin your career in the Leisure Industry as a Lifeguard. As part of your apprenticeship you will gain your National Pool lifeguard Qualification along with a nationally recognized qualification in Leisure Operations.

Across the 12 month Apprenticeship you will gain:
- NPLQ Lifeguard Certificate
- Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services
- Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations
- Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
- Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.

Your day to day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation. You will be trained to safely operate the pool as part of a team and ensure the safety of the public. As part of your role you will learn and develop all the skills required to operate the different leisure facilities. You will be given specific training within these areas which, understanding and competence will needed to be shown and linked to your main qualifications. Competence training is completed monthly to ensure all pool safety standards are kept up to date.
This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.

Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Swim Test:
If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do the following.
- Jump/dive into deep water - Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
- Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds - Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part)
- Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Leisure Attendant Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to begin your career in the Leisure Industry as an operational team member. As part of your apprenticeship you gain a nationally recognized qualification in Leisure Operations and gain all the required leisure delivery skills:

Across the 12 month Apprenticeship you will gain:
- Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services
- Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations
- Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
- Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.

Your day to day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation. As part of your role you will be required to learn and develop all the skills to operate the different dry side facilities. You will be given specific training within these areas which will understanding and competence will needed to be shown and linked to your main qualification.

This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.

Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Activity Leadership (Multi Skilled Diploma) Apprenticeship, can be your first step to a career in the Leisure Industry, as an Activity Leader. This apprenticeship will give you a nationally recognized qualification in a range of different leisure roles, in order to become an integral part of the leisure team.

Across the 12 month apprenticeship you will gain a:
* NPLQ Pool lifeguard Certificate
* Fitness Instructor Certificate
* Activity Leading Certificate
* Adolescences Certificate
* Leisure Operations Certificate

As part of your apprenticeship you will work within a fully operational Leisure Facility gaining the skills required to safely operate in all areas. As part of this role you will be identified as an Activity Leader and required to deliver safe, fun and effective activity sessions to a range of different leisure customers, utilizing the different areas of the facility. You will be required to complete your apprenticeship qualification in line with your working hours and link into your working practices to demonstrate the competencies you have gained, across all certificates.

This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry, with the sectors leading operator who has been voted operator of the year for the last 2 consecutive years.

Pay and benefits:
Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Swim Test:
If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do the following.
- Jump/dive into deep water
- Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
- Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds
- Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part)
- Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Leisure Attendant / Lifeguard (Wet) Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to begin your career in the Leisure Industry as a Lifeguard. As part of your apprenticeship you will gain your National Pool lifeguard Qualification along with a nationally recognized qualification in Leisure Operations.

Across the 12 month Apprenticeship you will gain:
- NPLQ Lifeguard Certificate
- Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services
- Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations
- Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
- Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.

Your day to day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation. You will be trained to safely operate the pool as part of a team and ensure the safety of the public. As part of your role you will learn and develop all the skills required to operate the different leisure facilities. You will be given specific training within these areas which, understanding and competence will needed to be shown and linked to your main qualifications. Competence training is completed monthly to ensure all pool safety standards are kept up to date.
This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.

Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Swim Test:
If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do the following.
- Jump/dive into deep water - Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
- Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds - Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part)
- Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
Competitive
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Leisure Attendant Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to begin your career in the Leisure Industry as an operational team member. As part of your apprenticeship you gain a nationally recognized qualification in Leisure Operations and gain all the required leisure delivery skills:

Across the 12 month Apprenticeship you will gain:
- Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services
- Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations
- Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning
- Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.

Your day to day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation. As part of your role you will be required to learn and develop all the skills to operate the different dry side facilities. You will be given specific training within these areas which will understanding and competence will needed to be shown and linked to your main qualification.

This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.

Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.
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