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£16,341 - £18,777 pa
Job sector: sport
Job description:
An opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals to join our Leisure team.

As the first port of call for our users, we are looking for people who can communicate clearly in a professional and friendly manner and can work effectively on their own initiative as well as part of the larger Leisure team. You will also have an understanding of health and safety and be able to provide exceptional service delivery.

You will be based at Beaumont Park which provides access to DMU Students, Staff and the local community for football and multisports. The site also comprises of changing facilities and clubhouse.

You will ensure the safety of the site by monitoring access and routinely checking the grounds, completing checks of equipment, facilities and the grounds, providing 1st aid provision and supporting the grounds team in ensuring the site is ready for use.

You will prepare both internal and external areas for events and provide support for activities that are hosted on site. You will be responsible for ensuring the facilities are maintained correctly and are found in a user-friendly, secure and welcoming way.

Previous experience of working in a similar position is desirable but not essential. All relevant training will be provided by DMU to the post holders to carry out their duties competently.

The sports attendant role will require the successful candidate to work evenings and weekends, and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required.

To find out more and to apply for the role of Sports Attendant, please follow the below Apply Now link.

De Montfort University is committed to open and diverse recruitment and positively encourages applications from suitably skilled people regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
£26,495 - £32,548 per annum
Job sector: sport
Only 1 day left to apply!
Job description:
Leisure Centre
Full-time, Permanent
Grade E

DMU is a University of quality and distinctiveness committed to excellence in the student experience. The University's flagship £8 million leisure centre opened in the summer 2012 and the two-storey building includes a 25 metre six lane swimming pool, sports hall with eight courts, fitness gym, multi-purpose studio and climbing wall.

Joining the current Duty Officer team, you will be assisting the Sports Facilities Manager with the operation of the current and new centre including monitoring performance and service standards and supervising the day-to-day operational running of the centre. This involves managing and developing the leisure team and ensuring that all health and safety duties and responsibilities are undertaken.

With a relevant HNC/HND qualification or equivalent, you must have operational and supervisory experience of wet and dry facilities gained in a customer-focused business environment. You will also be motivated, enthusiastic and confident and have the ability to work flexible and unsocial hours including weekends, evenings and open days.

Please note that you will be starting at the bottom of the grade.

Please quote reference: 11065

Closing Date: 19 November 2017
Interview Date: 11 December 2017

To apply, please click on ‘apply now’.
£16 - £20 per hour
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Seeking 'world class' swimming instructors to join our elite team in Leicester!

Are you a passionate and skilled swimming instructor with a talent for inspiring all ages to swim?

Swimming Nature is the UK's largest independent provider of private and bespoke swimming tuition, from babies through to adults with nearly 30 years of experience in the sector.

Following Swimming Nature's award-winning teaching programme, you will help your students progress through each skill level, supported by our unique rewards programme, and technology that's second to none.
Working hours will include afternoons Monday to Friday and Saturday and Sunday mornings, although additional hours may be required. Flexibility is advantageous.

Instructor benefits
Alongside the opportunity to work in a progressive, dynamic and rewarding environment, Swimming Nature instructors enjoy a full range of employment benefits, including:

* A secure permanent position in the company
* An ongoing bespoke training programme, continuing professional development and various career pathways leading to join our sector Quality Assurance Programme
* A robust performance-related pay scale ranging from £16 to £20 per hour
* Opportunities to contribute in the media as part of our expert panel
* 28 days annual leave (pro rata)
* Access to a workplace pension and Perk Box benefits
* Annual appraisal and pay review
The essential ingredients
We are looking for teachers who were born to swim, and who are keen to train in the ground-breaking Swimming Nature method. Applicants will need to attend an in-water interview to demonstrate they can swim to a high standard. Other requirements include:

- An ASA Level 2 or an STA Full Swimming Instructor Qualification or the equivalent international qualification
- Exceptional communication skills and experience in a customer-facing/service environment
- A current lifesaving qualification (preferred although we can provide this if necessary)
- Excellent swimming ability with up-to-date knowledge of the sport

We'd love to hear from you. Call the Swimming Nature Recruitment Team for a chat on 020 7625 0312 or click on 'apply now'.
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