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London Youth is recruiting with Leisure Opportunities
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Job sector: sport
Job description:
We're looking for someone with enthusiasm, energy and management experience to take the Woodrow High House Sports Centre forward and ensure there is a programme of continuous improvement.

Woodrow High House Sports Centre is a purpose-built facility that includes a swimming pool, a sports hall and a 3G AstroTurf pitch. The swimming pool is used by visitors to the residential centre, as well as the local community including around 900 plus young people who learn to swim with us weekly.

The indoor sports hall and AstroTurf pitch facilities are also used by visitors to the residential centre and also people from the local community.

The Sports Centre Manager is responsible for leading and managing the operational team in the centre, ensuring a high quality and safe experience is had by all who visit.

As the Sports Centre Manager, we expect you to come with experience of having worked in an operational management capacity, as well as having been a proficient swimming teacher, where you will be able to hit the ground running to provide this essential maternity cover.

You will be able to demonstrate a strong commitment towards ensuring excellence in customer service and enhancing the customer experience. You will be an all-rounder who is responsible for securing income targets for the Sports Centre, feed into the creation of the annual plan and budget, and will lead on delivering the agreed level of performance and the objectives set for the team.

This role is maternity cover, available from November 2017 for six to nine months.

How to apply
Please click APPLY NOW sending your CV and covering letter.

Closing date for all applications is: December 1st, 2017
Middlesex FA is recruiting with Leisure Opportunities
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Up to £25,000, Depending on Experience
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 35 hours
Starting Salary: Up to £25,000, Depending on Experience
Base: Middlesex FA, Rectory Park, Northolt, Ealing UB5 5NR

We are excited to offer a unique opportunity to join our team in a brand new role as Centre Manager.

This is an exciting time for the Association, with the construction of new facilities incorporating our Headquarters, two full-size artificial 3G football pitches, changing rooms and community space. In addition, we are undertaking an internal structure review to ensure that we are best placed to deliver the values of the organisation.

This fantastic opportunity offers the right candidate the chance to embed the Middlesex FA values of commitment, creativity, collaboration and connection across the Company*, maximising the impact of the new facility and associated community space, for the benefit of the local grassroots football and the community.

This position reports directly to the Head of Facility Investment & Coach Education and will function to drive customer engagement through successful management of all aspects of the Company Headquarters, ensuring the safe and cost-effective operation of the venue.

We are looking for someone who possesses an enthusiasm for customer excellence and drive for maximising the opportunities for using the facility. The Centre Manager needs to have a good understanding of facility management with a focus on delivering outstanding customer service and facility compliance. They must have a desire to generate and maintain new users, using their knowledge and experience of selling and creating a welcoming and professional environment.

The facility accommodates a modest catering option and the Centre Manager must have experience in planning, administering and supervising a catering operation.

You must be able to work under pressure, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines. You will also have experience of manipulating data collection systems, people management, and a working knowledge of facility management including health and safety requirements.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate team working skills and the ability to work both unsupervised and under their own initiative. The successful candidate must be willing to work at weekends and evenings within a rota.

Closing date for all applications is: 5pm – Thursday 30th November 2017

Interviews will be held on: Thursday December, 14th 2017

Equality and Diversity
We value diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds. To ensure our recruitment processes are non-discriminatory and that we maintain a diverse workforce profile, we ask applicants to complete an Equality and Diversity monitoring form to enable us to collate anonymised data, which helps us to monitor the diversity profile of all our job applicants.

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults
As this role involves direct access to young people under the age of 18 and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will undergo a thorough screening process to ensure their suitability for the role, which will include a Criminal Records Check through the Disclosure Barring Service.

*Note that while this role may initially be employed by Middlesex FA, employment will transfer to Middlesex Community Football Centres (the company being established to operate the facility) as soon as that company is operational.
Beckwith Health Club is recruiting with Leisure Opportunities
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Job sector: sport
Job description:
Beckwith Health Club offers fantastic facilities within a warm and friendly atmosphere. Our gym floor has an excellent range of cardiovascular, resistance, free weight and functional training equipment.

We are currently looking to hire a professional, motivated & fun team member to join us as Assistant Manager at Beckwith Health Club, Harrogate.

Benefits include competitive pay plus additional commission structure and 28 days holiday per annum.

We require someone with a positive attitude & loads of enthusiasm, committed to playing an important role at Beckwith Health Club.

The Assistant Manager will provide direct assistance to the Club Manager across all aspects of the business, ensuring a full & effective service for the club & its members, supervising the day to day running of the club, with particular responsibility for maintaining consistently high standards of performance and quality of service by all staff.

40 hour per week, 5 days over 7 including evenings and weekends.

If you are excited at the prospect of joining this dynamic team, please submit your CV and cover letter by clicking on ‘apply now’.
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Circa £28,000 to £30,000 pa, depending on skills experience
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Epsom College, a vibrant and highly successful independent co-educational day and boarding school on the edge of Epsom Downs is to looking to recruit a Sports Centre Operations Manager.

Following the expansion of the College’s facilities and external lettings programme, we are looking to appoint a Manager to take responsibility for the Sports Centre and Fitness Suite.

The successful candidate will have a passion for fitness and experience of leading and managing a team of staff and personal trainers within a commercial leisure environment or sports centre. You will be enthusiastic, highly proactive with excellent interpersonal skills. Strong organisational skills with sound administration and a competent IT user will be essential. Gym Instructor, REPS or equivalent qualification as well as level 2 Health and Safety will be required. Experience of working within an academic or school environment would be desirable.

For further details and the full role specification please click here.

To apply for this position please follow the 'Apply Now' link below and complete an application form.

Closing Date 12 noon 1st December 2017
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Up to £30,000 dependent on experience
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Youth Sports / Education

Working Hours: Full Time, Permanent

Premier’s aim is to Activate and Educate the world! The Birmingham franchise network provides Activities Provision for Schools, Early Years, and Families in sport, arts and wellbeing packages.

We are now looking for an Operations Manager to join the team in Birmingham to support and deliver all operational objectives including delivery and development of the business plan.

The Role
* Working strategically to set deadlines utilising company business plan and company operating manuals to ensure successful implementation of strategy
* Recruit, engage, deploy and co-ordinate a team of highly skilled Activity Professionals and Middle Management. Managing and delegating tasks throughout the whole team whilst maintaining a strong team ethos and positive relationships through conducting probationary and annual reviews, setting action plans and other engagement activities
* To develop and execute an ambitious sales strategy for rapid growth ensuring that products sold to new and existing schools are meeting/exceeding the target within the business plan
* Manage an online business management system (BMS) and data analysis by reporting statistics via the BMS to influence company strategy
* Attend regional network meetings, core training and National training events for personal and company development
* To manage and grow client’s contracts and strengthen customer relationships through termly review meetings with schools and employees. Providing quality assurance checks on the service provided to ensure the companies high standards and reputation are being maintained and positively developed. This can be enhanced by co-ordinating and delivering fun, innovative school assemblies and advertising and promoting all events on time and in full within deadlines
* Set and manage budgets across all areas of the business

The Candidate
- Leadership, project management and/or management experience
- Strong knowledge of the local area, Education and Health landscape
- Experience of building then leading a strong & successful team
- Experience of working in a customer facing role that has involved the building of long term relationships within education and/or Health sector
- Ability to cope with pressure and meet deadlines
- Ability to travel to meet with peers and customers across Birmingham and the UK - with a full Drivers Licence and use of a vehicle
- A passion for engaging children in physical activity, sport and wellbeing with an understanding of Primary school education and national Health policies
- Experience and a successful track record of generating and building new relationships with customers and team members
- Account management, strategic and organisational skills
- Experience with problem solving and complaint handling

- Sport, Coaching or Teaching qualifications
- Presentational skills and experience
- Experience working with CRM/BMS systems
- Data analysis experience

Core Values:
1. Be happy, have fun and give joy
2. Create wonderfully enjoyable experiences
3. Deliver WOW with every interaction
4. Commit to continual improvement
5. Build a positive team and family spirit
6. Be adventurous, creative and open minded
7. Nurture strong relationships through excellent communication
8. Work smarter not harder
9. Remain above the line at all times.
10. Be outstanding and passionate in everything they do

- Based in Birmingham
- 24 Days Holiday (plus bank holidays)
- Training and Development provided
- Company pension and benefits
- Company bonus scheme
- Regular team socials
- Great company values

Premier asks that all candidates produce a Core Values video for 1st interview. This is just a short 2-3 minute video on how they and the work they have previously done aligns them to the Core Values... this can be as fun as you like as it is a chance for you to show them their personality and fit. You will not be considered to progress further along the interview stage if you do not complete this video.
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Up to £28k
Job sector: sport
Job description:
An exciting development opportunity has arisen to help be part of the team of senior managers in in Wiltshire that will help to continue to drive the performance of Highworth Recreation Centre.

This role is particularly suitable for someone who wants to develop and secure their skills and take the next step in a career pathway towards a more senior management position within Halo Leisure.

The role will place a strong focus on ensuring returns to facility investment programmes, drive membership revenue and offer an exciting enhanced level of customer service.

You will also focus closely on delivering the highest operational standards, spending part of the time actively on shift, driving service quality as well as providing first-class leadership and development opportunities to the onsite teams.

For more information please see the job description here.

Click below to apply now!

The closing date is 5 pm on Tuesday 28th November.
Interviews will be held on the 11th December 2017.

If shortlisted, you may be required to undertake some psychometric assessments in the week prior to the interview.
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Job sector: sport
Job description:
We are looking for a dynamic Swim Manager to enhance our team and family values further, we won't compromise!

Swim Works offers the perfect environment to enjoy swimming…with a wide range of courses and programmes for all ages and abilities, from baby and pre-school to after-school and adult lessons.

Our newly designed state-of-art centres in Rugby and Leamington Spa have been built with the end user in mind. Our virtually chemical free swimming pools mean that the water is perfect for babies or anyone with delicate skin or allergies.

We're different from other swim schools. We offer an individual approach to swimming, focusing on teaching the correct swim techniques from the start. We encourage and provide small group lessons and 1-2-1s, delivered by experienced teachers whose passion makes every session special.

Swim Works follows the national STA/ASA core swim skill frameworks, but we have developed our courses around our unique swim programme, with progression and the swimmer's needs in mind.

The ideal candidate possesses:
* A high level of multitasking is essential, doing 10 different things in 3 minutes is the norm here!
* Supporting the Manager Director in making commercial decisions
* Pool plant operations, teaching when required and brand building will be part of your role
* Managing and supporting a team of staff
* Experience desirable but not essential
* Swim teaching training and Pool Plant Operations can be given to the right candidates
* Flexible approach to hours

* 40 hrs to include a weekend shift

Please submit CVs and covering letters by clicking on ‘apply now’.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced check via the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS).
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£35-40k plus PRP (OTE £40-45k+)
Job sector: sport
Job description:
“Within our dreams and aspirations, we need you to find the opportunities”

Are you the person to do this and help secure the ongoing growth and expansion of a progressive and leading social enterprise and leisure trust.

This is an exciting time for the business when growth and diversification opportunities are being proactively sought out. Working with Directors and Senior Managers, the Business Development Manager will be innovative in their approach to winning new business in existing and new markets and capable of negotiating complex commercial deals. You will have a sound knowledge of the sector and be able to translate the skills you have learnt into our advantage and help us grow.

Entrepreneurial flair and a proven track record of delivering successful bids will be essential. As the front face of Halo you will develop excellent relationships with current and future clients and deliver solutions for all parties with confidence and conviction.

In return, we offer a competitive salary structure £35 - 40k plus PRP (OTE £40 - 45k+) with sector leading holiday, defined contribution pension, extensive staff benefit programme, IT and mobile phone provided.

Halo Leisure is a leading leisure management company, currently operating 22 varied leisure facilities for Local Authority, Education and Trust clients in Herefordshire, South Wales, Shropshire and Wiltshire. The company has enjoyed steady and consistent growth since its inception in 2002.

If you thrive in a fast-paced and challenging environment where good teamwork is essential, then we want to hear from you.

Click below to apply now!

Further information is available in the more detailed job role definition and job qualifications here.
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£30k OTE circa £40k
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Simply Leisure Ltd, the multi-site leisure operator, is looking for a General Manager at Simply Gym Southend.

As General Manager you will take full ownership and responsibility for the business and deliver an excellent product and customer experience.

You must be customer focused and have a passion for high standards.

You will have experience of taking ownership and driving results.

You must be focused on sales and ensuring members stay at the gym and achieve their goals.

A REP’s Level 2 gym instructor qualification is desirable for the role and you must have a minimum of 2 years experience of leading a team.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply below by the 29th November 2017 with your CV and an explanation of why you think you would be an outstanding success in this role.

Interviews will be held on the 6th December 2017.
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Up to £35,000 pa
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Full Time

Plymouth Ski Slope and Snowboard Centre is part of John Nike Leisuresport Ltd. Our leisure facility encompasses a dry ski slope offering skiing, snowboarding, sno-tubing, and also a fully licensed bar and restaurant with function capacity.

We are now looking for a new Centre Manager to effectively manage and drive the business forward.

The ideal person will be customer focused, self-motivated, a problem solver and team player and be able to demonstrate the experience and skills required for this role. The role is extremely varied, and you will be managing a team of both contracted and casual staff.

It is essential is that you have a solid background within a leisure or hospitality environment, and at least 3 years at management level, and have an excellent business and commercial acumen. We would encourage applicants with a degree level, but again if you can demonstrate a methodical approach with excellent verbal and written communication then a lack of a degree will not preclude you. You will definitely be a self-starter with a proven track record of delivering and be flexible regarding your hours of work.

Whilst it would be useful for you to have knowledge of the ski/snowboarding industry this is not essential. Although we will expect your commitment to learning to ski or snowboard.

It is essential that you have managed people within a similar size operation. It would also be advantageous to have experience within a multi-use Leisure facility. If you are someone who can think outside of the box, have a passion for leisure, be a self-starter and thrives under pressure then this job may be exciting for you.

Benefits include:
- 28 days holiday per annum (including bank holidays)
- Pension scheme with employer contribution
- Life Assurance & Health Care
- Discounts onsite and around the Group.

Please forward your CV with a covering letter including current salary expectations and your notice period to the Group Operations Director.
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Up to £40,000 (OTE £60,000) plus lots of great benefits
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Are you looking for a new and exciting role that gives you more variety, challenges and opportunity than ever before?

Do you want to earn an industry-leading salary, with great benefits?

Are you ambitious and driven?

Are you currently working as a General Manager - perhaps at a health club, sports centre, entertainment centre, arts centre or visitor attraction?

If so, then we want to hear from you!

The skills and experience you have as a general manager are exactly the skills and experience you need to become a general manager with Hollywood Bowl Group.

The Hollywood Bowl Group PLC is the place to be if you want to be a valued player in a real success story. With 58 centres across the UK, built on the market-leading Hollywood Bowl, AMF Bowling and Bowlplex brands and exciting expansion plans, there’s never been a better time to join us as a General Manager.

We have opportunities across the South West of England and are looking for excellent General Managers to come and meet us, explore our opportunities, have a tour of the centre, taste our menu, have an interview - and enjoy a game of bowling of course, at the #Place2B.

Be the Customer Service Champion.
Lead, motivate and inspire your team to deliver service that delights our customers and keeps them coming back for more - proactively managing service to create loyal fans for your business.

Be the Leader and People Developer.
Recruit, develop and motivate the most energetic and engaging team members. Give them the knowledge and skills to drive business performance. Support and coach them, through monthly performance reviews and behavioural goals, to deliver your vision.

Be Commercial.
Bring the sharp financial insight to manage a successful P&L and drive the outperformance of your centre on a consistent basis - understanding the wider business opportunities, shaping the needs of your diverse customer base and continually developing fan loyalty as well as new footfall.

Be a Positive Energy.
We love ‘feel-good’ people who are enterprising and full of fresh ideas - individuals with the infectious enthusiasm that makes everyone feel welcome, personalities who surprise and delight our guests on every visit, team players who only stop to celebrate success.

Be a Dynamic Operator.
This is the place for your ideas - a place where you can develop business plans for your centre, work against your own personal, agreed objectives (as well as set KPI’s) - and measure the effectiveness of all expenditure to ensure a maximum return on your investment.

Be the complete Business Manager.
Your business will include a Cafe, lanes with a VIP area, bar, diner and amusements - so you’ll enjoy the freedom to make a real impact across sales and marketing, driving the optimum financial and commercial performance of your business, in the ever changing leisure sector.

Be Rewarded.
You can expect a very competitive salary, plus a great benefits package such as a healthcare cash plan, contributory pension scheme, free bowling and access to discounts at hundreds of global brands through Perkbox. More than that, our out-performance uncapped annual bonus scheme is the best in the industry, with realistic budgets set, encouraging you to unlock each and every opportunity that exists. And on top of that, you’ll receive a quarterly bonus scheme too.

Be Clever.
And be quick - if you’re a General Manager with the outstanding qualities above (and ideally your own car), don't miss out and apply today.
Job sector: sport
Job description:
At Finesse Leisure Partnership we provide career opportunities for people looking to work within the leisure industry who are willing to support our success in providing a diverse portfolio of Indoor and Outdoor leisure activities within the Hertfordshire area.

Why join Finesse?
Finesse is a not for profit organisation that supports the local Hertfordshire community by encouraging people to keep fit and healthy. We have a growing customer base that enjoys the use of our indoor and outdoor fitness facilities from gym membership, swimming lessons, golfing activities to sailing, canoeing and windsurfing.

At Finesse, we value our employees and recognise that our people play an integral role in delivering company success. In return for your contribution and performance, we provide numerous learning and development opportunities to support personal growth and career development. We provide forums for our employees to have a voice with the aim of creating a positive working environment. We reward employees through a range of company benefits including competitive salaries, life assurance schemes, discounted gym membership, attendance bonuses and long service awards

* Ensure the safety of pool users and smooth day to day operation of the site.
* Develop and manage the Lifeguard and cleaning teams to ensure delivery of site standards.
* Responsible for the day to day management of site operations and health and safety standards.

* Current NPLQ Qualification At least 1 years supervisory experience in the Leisure or Health and Fitness industry.
* Basic knowledge and understanding of pool plant operations.
* A working knowledge of health and safety systems.

* Free membership to our Health & Fitness Facilities.
* Company sick pay - After qualifying period.
* Holidays - 22 days per annum (pro rata)
* Pension benefits
* Life Assurance Attendance bonus scheme
* Free staff car parking

If you are interested in working for Finesse and would like to make a speculative application, please click apply now to begin!
Competitive rate of pay
Job sector: sport
Job description:
at Becontree Heath 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 would like to hear from you if you:
* Have experience in a supervisory role at a busy leisure centre
* Are able to lead and motivate a diverse team
* Are focused on high customer service standards
* Have excellent verbal, written and IT communication skills
* Are able to drive income in all areas of the business
* Can create an environment where colleagues can achieve their full potential
* Have a proven track record in cost control
* Have experience in performance management and HR policy
* Can demonstrate exceptional time management and deadline compliance

National Pool Lifeguard and Pool Plant Operators Qualifications are essential.

This position will involve evening and weekend work, including public holidays.

All employees of Everyone Active benefit from free gym membership.

For more details on the position or to apply, email a current CV to David Mawson by clicking on ‘apply now’.

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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.

Everyone Active manages this facility in partnership with Barking and Dagenham Council.
£15,600 - £16,640
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Site: North Solihull Sports Centre
Salary: £15,600 - £16,640

North Solihull Sports Centre seek a hard working, motivated individual to join our friendly team.

Working with the Duty Managers, the successful candidate will help to oversee the day to day operation and management of the operational team. This will include providing hands on support to individual departments at peak times to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the facility. This role will involve mornings, evenings and weekend rota’d shifts.

To achieve this, the Centre will fully commit to providing comprehensive training to the successful candidate. This will include a range of industry accredited courses such as a Pool Plant Operators Course, First Aid at Work Qualification and Level 2 Food Hygiene. This will be supported through extensive internal training.

The Centre is keen to receive applications from individuals with industry experience or those that are interested in a career in leisure and who have a passion for service excellence and are committed to developing their own knowledge and experience. The role is considered as a stepping stone to a Duty Management position.

A collaborative, flexible, customer focused approach is essential. A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is desirable but not essential as training can be provided. It will involve a 5 day course over 1 week so please ensure you can be available for this.

If you believe you have the skills required for the above post, please send a letter of application and full CV to Amy Edunds via email at:

Alternatively to informally discuss the position, call Amy Edmunds on 01217703822.

Applications By: 15/12/17 (Interviews may be processed throughout this period)

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 14 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
£17,000 - £18,000
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Reporting to the Senior Duty Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for day to day operation of the centre including health and safety, customer care and leading and managing the recreation staff. The post includes evenings and weekends working 40 hours per week.

This key role will report to the Senior Duty Manager and will involve the day to day management of the facility, taking full responsibility of the centre at key times to include health and safety, customer service and managing staff. An NPLQ is essential, and First Aid at Work certificate, Pool Plant Operators qualification and fitness qualification are 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 your C.V. stating current salary to: Charmaine Wells, Senior Duty Manager, Erith Leisure Centre, Avenue Road, Erith, DA8 3AT. Alternatively you can email your application.

Closing Date: 24th November 2017

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.

Lex Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer
£16,500 - £17,500 per annum
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Stratfield Brake Sports Ground, Kidlington
Salary: £16,500 - £17,000 per annum

Subject to agreement from all Authorities and final Authority award, Sports facility under new management seeks vibrant individuals for new team!

The facility can be found in Kidlington, North Oxfordshire and boasts a sports pavilion, two cricket grounds, three rugby pitches, a football pitch and the largest area of public open space in the village.

This key role will report to the Centre Manager and will involve the day-to-day management of the facility, taking full responsibility of the facility at key times to include Health and Safety, customer care and managing bookings. The post holder will take a lead role in developing and promoting an exciting and innovative sports programme to increase the usage and profitability of the facility.

The working hours will be based on a shift pattern. The successful candidate will be dynamic, demonstrate problem solving attributes, be able to use their initiative and think on their feet. You will be able to manage a team and ensure the sound operation and safety of your team and customers during your duty shift. You will be delegated specific areas of responsibility for which you will be accountable. We are seeking managers with expertise in events, functions and catering; as well as sports development and club partnerships.

The successful candidate should have good knowledge of the sports and leisure industry, excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service. You will need a current First Aid at Work qualification. This position is subject to a DBS check.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application and full CV to Stratfield Brake Sports Ground, Frieze Way, Kidlington, OX5 1UP marked F.A.O Centre Manager or click Apply Now.

Applications Deadline: 30th November 2017
Interviews w/c 11th December 2017

Legacy Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
£23,354 - £24,917
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Kirklees Active Leisure is one of the most progressive Leisure Trusts in the UK and we’re very proud of our achievements! We’re continually developing ourselves and we invest heavily in our product and facilities to provide the best possible experience we can for our customers. We have over 3 million visits per year with an annual turnover more than £12m, with 25,000 members and 6,000 people on swimming lessons. We have also invested £1.5m into our facilities this year alone.

KAL have recently confirmed a £1.6m capital investment at Batley Sports and Tennis Centre in both the indoor and outdoor courts in addition to a new interactive play development which will transform the facility into an exciting family-oriented destination.

KAL are looking for a Tennis Development Manager to manage and deliver the community and commercial Tennis programme for KAL.

As well as designing, implementing and managing the programme, the role will be responsible for maximising participation and commercial performance.

You will manage a team of coaches delivering safe, fun and progressive Tennis activity sessions to our customers, making sure that they have a great experience and with a focus on retention.

You will work closely with key partners to ensure a co-ordinated and joined up approach to achieve the successful delivery of the Tennis development plan.
We are looking to appoint an individual who is committed to achieving and exceeding the expectations of our customers. Our ideal candidate will be dynamic, have strong leadership and organisational skills, be analytical, highly numerate and show attention to detail.

Does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

In return, we can offer you a great package of benefits such as:

- Our Staff and Family Membership scheme, which provides virtually free facilities for you and a greatly discounted rate for some of your family.
- A great discount website which can save you and your family loads of money too!
- We have a generous annual leave entitlement
an excellent pension scheme (West Yorkshire Pension Fund)
- We also like to have fun and celebrate our successes as often as we can

To find out more about this position, please take a look at the Role Profile.
£17,000 - £18,000
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Legacy Leisure, a leisure support services company, aims to deliver high quality services to our customers. The Company also prides itself on its exemplary health and safety record and commitment to staff. Legacy Leisure’s facilities and services provide a diverse range of health, fitness, sport, leisure and recreational services for the communities that we serve.

Located in the heart of Hungerford, Hungerford Leisure Centre offers a 25m swimming pool, 28 station gym, sports hall, and 4 outdoor tennis courts. If you have any questions or need more information please don't hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you to Hungerford!

We are looking for a driven and enthusiastic individual looking to progress their career into management. You will oversee the centre operation and support the management team and in addition, you’ll be involved in the numerous activities and programmes on offer.

As a Duty Manager you will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre, and will be trained to demonstrate full competence in the following areas; financial reporting, processes and procedures, HR policies and procedures, operational monitoring, facilities management and maintenance, and customer service, sales and marketing. You will also be expected to carry out lifeguarding duties.

You will need to be passionate about health, fitness and delivering excellent customer service. Previous experience in managing staff in a leisure environment and knowledge of the fitness, leisure or health industries is advantageous. Ideally, the successful candidate will hold a degree in Sports or similar and a First Aid at Work qualification is desirable, however, training will be provided.

All positions are subject to DBS checks.

To apply, send a letter of application and CV by clicking 'apply now'.

Application deadline: Thursday 30th November 2017

Legacy Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
£9.00 per hour
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Your role...

As a Casual Duty Manager you will...
• Be an enthusiastic member of staff who wants to make a difference to each and every customers day
• Be highly motivated and supportive, providing advice & information, helping customers of all ages
• Manage the smooth daily operation of the site
• Ensure adequate staffing levels on shift in order to meet customers expectations & deliver a quality service
• Be responsible for the daily maintenance of all plant & equipment taking appropriate action as necessary
• Ensure the maintenance of safe working practices and safety checks are followed in line with procedures
• Make sure the highest standards of cleanliness in all areas by effective management of staff & resources at all times
• Have an NPLQ qualification, First Aid and NVQ Level 3
For more information please contact Ken Rome on 01454 279955 extension 5007.

We want to hear from you if you..

• Can deliver an exceptional level of customer service
• Are able to work as part of a team that succeeds
• Are able to follow operational procedures
• Are willing to support the team in maintaining a clean and safe environment for users of the centre
Job sector: sport
Job description:
Assistant General Manager: Parkwood Outdoors
Location: Rufford Abbey Country Park
Salary: £40,000 per annum

Parkwood Outdoors, a subsidiary of Parkwood Leisure operates seven diverse contracts across the UK and is an experienced provider of education, activities, catering and retail within the outdoor market.

We are looking to recruit an Deputy General Manager at Rufford Abbey Country Park, Nottinghamshire.

Reporting to the General Manager of Rufford Abbey Country Park, the successful candidate will be required to take full responsibility for Operations at Rufford Abbey Country Park, ensuring the highest standards are maintained. The post holder will ensure that the service provided meets the client expectations as well as consistently driving the commercial performance for the business and deputising for the General Manager when required.

The successful candidate is expected to have a minimum of 5 years of management experience within the visitor attraction industry and a recognised health and safety qualification.

If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send your current C.V. stating current salary to
Applications By: 30th November 2017

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Job sector: sport
Job description:
An exciting opportunity exists within our West Berkshire Contract. Northcroft Leisure Centre boasts a 25 metre, 6 lane Swimming Pool, 65 station ‘Expressions’ Fitness Gym, Sports Hall, Cafe & Bumpers. 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 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 and First Aid at Work certificate is 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. 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 your C.V. stating current salary to: Matt Bowsher, Centre Manager, Northcroft Lane, RG14 1RS or apply on-line now.

A full Job Description is available upon request

Position subject to DBS check

Applications By: Friday 1st December 2017
Highly Competitive Salary + c20% Bonus + Optional PT Income
Job sector: sport
Job description:
The Gym Group is seeking to recruit exceptional General Managers to lead its revolutionary gym membership concept. We are opening a number of new clubs in early 2017 and want to discuss some great career opportunities with highly talented and experienced GMs.

The Gym Group is a leading UK provider of high-quality low-cost gyms. Founded in 2007, and opening its first gym in Hounslow, at the end of 2016 the business operated 89 gyms across the UK, with a pipeline to open between 15 and 20 gyms in 2017.

Our vision is to provide affordable access to exercise facilities and expert help to every person who wants to improve their wellbeing, whatever their starting point, whatever their destination.

The Gym’s unique 24/7, no contract, low-price offer is a compelling proposition that is transforming the UK health and fitness sector. Memberships start from just £10.99 a month and provides unlimited access to loads of the most up-to-date resistance and cardiovascular gym equipment, along with some of the most highly trained, qualified and friendly staff in the industry.

The Gym Group plc is the only publically listed UK health and fitness operator, having been admitted to the main market of the London Stock Exchange in November 2015.

The business is the only operator in the fitness sector to gain the gold-standard Investors in People accreditation, has been ranked three years running in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 and has achieved the Outstanding award from the prestigious The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For list.

General Manager
This role requires an extraordinary manager with proven entrepreneurial flair and commercial ability, as well as the skill, energy and determination to drive and grow the business. We're looking for a manager who enjoys having the freedom to take charge of all aspects of an operation. Instead of having a huge central operation, we prefer to empower our managers to manage the business.

The role
- To oversee the launch of a brand new facility
- To drive and deliver the commercial performance of the business.
- To drive and deliver the operational excellence of the gym
- To drive and deliver the marketing activity for the club with a significant annual marketing budget
- To recruit, train and develop their own team and for managing them to success
- Opportunity to Personal Train for up to 10 hours per week

The candidate
- Must have a proven and successful track record of management experience within a leisure related industry, preferably within the health and fitness sector
- Must be passionate about customer service and be entrepreneurial in the way they manage
- Must have a proven track record in driving sales and coordinating local marketing activity as well as of recruiting and managing a successful team
- Ideally will have experience as a General Manager overseeing all business areas within a leisure facility or have substantial experience as a Fitness Manager or other similar operational function
- Ideally will be REPS level 2 or higher qualified or be prepared to qualify

This is an extremely varied role that offers an excellent opportunity to develop with an exciting and growing business. It is a hands on leadership role, so you will need to be outgoing and ready to get involved in every aspect of running each gym.

As the fastest growing low-cost gym operator we can offer promotion opportunities as we expand. We'll reward you in line with your performance and also offer a competitive benefits package including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension scheme, cycle-to-work scheme, childcare vouchers, season-tickets loans, free membership for you and a friend or family member, an employee assistance programme and an employee share matching plan.

If you see yourself as an industry-leader of the future, please apply in confidence by submitting your CV with details of your current salary package.
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John Treharne, CEO, The Gym Group
Would you like to work for a gym operator that allows you to develop and use your skills to the full whilst being well rewarded? The Gym is totally committed to allowing 'the manager to manage' and rewarding our key personnel for delivery.