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Gulliver's Theme Park is recruiting with Leisure Opportunities
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Competitive
Job description:
As our family Theme Park resorts continue to expand, an opportunity has arisen to join a rapidly growing business in a unique role at Gulliver’s Kingdom, Matlock Bath.

With a hands-on approach and excellent communication skills, you will take on the role of duty manager responsible for the day to day operational control of the theme park resort, taking specific ownership for all rides, attractions and facilities management.

Complying with all health and safety legislation, with a technical knowledge and a strong operations background, you will focus on team development to expand upon rides service, standards and maintenance control.

This position is nothing like an office job and your shop-floor style will help to build a guest-focussed team, strengthened by your innovative ideas, attention to detail and structured leadership.

Gulliver’s commitment to our family audience, offering maximum experiences at the best value, means you’ll be amongst a fun and safe, family environment in the company of a well-established, committed management team.

Gulliver's theme parks is a family business with a history spanning 40 years with theme park resorts in Matlock Bath, Warrington and Milton Keynes, and a brand new development underway in South Yorkshire.

If you feel you have the desire and necessary skills for this position and would like to be part of a great, growing company then please apply with your CV and covering letter.

Applications MUST include a covering letter, otherwise they will not be considered.
£18041 - £24174
Job location: Eastbourne, UK
Job description:
We are looking for proactive sports enthusiasts, with a passion for excellent customer service, to take on the role of Duty Manager, at our sports centres.

Working at a variety of locations within the Borough, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operation and delivering a programme of activities to meet community needs. 

You will have previous experience of working in a similar environment, and experience of supervising and training staff is desirable.

With good communication and interpersonal skills, you will be a team player who is flexible and resourceful and able to manage difficult situations effectively.  As our centres are small this is a hands-on role.

Educated to GCSE standard, including English and Maths, you will be well organised and have the ability to operate administrative and financial procedures, meet deadlines and work under pressure.

To undertake this role you must be mobile to travel between our sports centres and be able to work additional hours and unsocial hours, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

The basic working week is 37 hours, working on a fixed shift pattern basis, currently operating on a three-week cycle including evening, weekend and Bank and Public days. 

In addition, there is a part-time opportunity available, 22.5 hours, working primarily evenings and weekends.
Hourly rate up to £8.50 per hour - 44 hours per week
Job location: Somerset, UK
Job description:
We are recruiting for an experienced Head Lifeguard for our award-winning Waterpark in Brean Sands, Brean Splash Waterpark.

Our Indoor facilities are open all year and include a 6 lane 25m pool, Baby Pool, 2 Waterslides and Splash Zone which is a shallow beached entry Pool with 4 mini slides. Our Outside areas open May-Sept and include 3 outdoor water slides and Seaside Pool which has 3 mini waterslides.

Within the Leisure Complex, we have a fantastic Gym and Soft Play area (Brean Play). We run a large Swim School and have an expanding membership database. Our team can exceed 50 team members at peak.

Applicants for this head lifeguard role must hold a valid NPLQ qualification. Pool Plant Operators Certificate & RLSS trainer and assessor award is benficial but not essential. Applicants must also have a minimum of 2 years experience as a lifeguard and ideally at a senior or head lifeguard position.

Duties will include supporting and coaching the lifeguard team, operating pool plant and water testing and enforcing the NOP & EAP to ensure the safe and compliant running of the Waterpark and providing a fantastic service to our guests. You will also assist You will also be trained as a Duty Officer that will be opening and closing the Waterpark.

Full time, permanent role working 5.5 days a week, including weekends. Future training and development opportunities are available. Accommodation may be available for 3 months for re-location purposes if required.

We are an award-winning family business that has been trading for over 70 years. Our business includes Holiday Resort Unity, Brean Golf Club, Brean Play and Brean Splash Waterpark.

In return we offer

-Competitive wage paid monthly
-Free leisure benefits including free swim pass and discounted gym and golf membership
-Free car parking
£28,485 - £32,486 per annum
Job location: Cradley Heath
Job description:
The Trust is looking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced professional to support and deputise for the Facility Manager (FM) with the daily management of Haden Hill Leisure Centre.

As Assistant Manager, your role will be to lead, manage and develop staff under the direction of the FM, to deliver exceptional results that support SLT’s commitment to continuous improvement. You will also be expected to deputise and offer management support in the absence of the FM.

You will support the wider Operational Management Team to deliver the Trust’s business objectives and meet key performance targets.

Candidates will have CIMSPA membership or an equivalent, relevant qualification OR a Level 4 Management/Business Qualification OR 3 years experience in a managerial role in a service sector, including 12 month’s experience as a Duty Manager or above in a leisure facility.

You will have experience in managing budgets/finance, all aspects of people management, project development, health and safety and service improvement and be driven to deliver the stretching targets set.

Applicants must hold or be willing to obtain either an RLSS [UK] OR STA NARS Pool Lifeguard award or equivalent and a Full First Aid Qualification, both within 3 months of appointment.

HOURS: 37 HOURS PER WEEK (INCLUDING EARLY MORNINGS, EVENINGS & WEEKENDS AS NECESSARY)

Please note that the Trust operates a Smoke-free Workplace Policy.

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

CLOSING DATE: Advert will close as soon as sufficient applications are received.

Click 'Apply Now' below for full details and to apply for this exciting opportunity.
£19,000 per annum
Job location: Ilfracombe, UK
Job description:
Exciting Opportunity in Leisure Management in North Devon

SENIOR DUTY MANAGER
Ilfracombe Pool and Fitness Centre
Salary: circa £19,000

Ilfracombe Pool and Fitness Centre comprises of a 5 lane 25m main pool, teaching pool and 25 station fitness suite which overlooks the north devon coast.

This key role will report to the General Manager and will involve the day-to-day management of the facility, taking full responsibility of the centre to include health and safety, customer care, financial procedures and managing staff. Key responsibilities will also include all HR processes including recruitment and payroll, legend booking and till system. The post holder will take a lead role in developing and promoting an exciting and innovative leisure programme to increase the usage and profitability of the centre.

The ability to lead and motivate a team is paramount. A comprehensive understanding of health & safety is essential along with an NPLQ qualification, Pool Plant Operators Qualification and First Aid at Work certificate. A recognised Leisure Management qualification, or equivalent vocational qualification would be desirable.

The working hours will be based on a shift pattern which includes Bank Holiday and weekend working. The successful candidate will be dynamic, be able to demonstrate problem solving attributes and be able to 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.

The successful candidate should have extensive knowledge of the leisure industry, excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service. This position is subject to a DBS check.

If you would like to apply for this exciting career opportunity, please send a letter of application and full CV by clicking Apply Now.

Deadline for applications is 2nd March 2018.

Selected candidates may be invited for interview before the closing date, therefore early application is recommended. Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
£17,500 - £18,500
Job location: Penzance, UK
Job description:
An exciting opportunity exists within our Penzance contract. This key role will report to the General Manager and will involve the day-to-day management of the facility, taking full responsibility of the centre at key times to include customer care and managing staff. The post holder will take a lead role in developing and promoting an exciting and innovative leisure programme to increase the usage and profitability of the centre.

The ability to lead and motivate a team is essential. An NPLQ qualification is essential along with a First Aid at Work certificate. A Pool Plant Operator’s qualification is desirable along with a recognised Leisure Management qualification or equivalent vocational qualification.

The working hours will be based on a shift pattern. The successful candidate will be 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; which will be discussed at interview.

The successful candidate should have extensive knowledge of the leisure industry, excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service. The salary offered will be commensurate with industry experience and ability.

This position is subject to a DBS check.
To apply, send a covering letter along with a copy of your current CV by clicking 'Apply Now' below.

Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.

Applications By: 27th February 2018

(Full time – 40 hours)
Grade O3L1

Competitive
Job description:
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, First Aid at Work & Pool Plant Operators Qualifications are desirable. 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 Helen Asker.

Closing date: Monday 26th February 2018

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 East Herts Council.
Competitive
Job description:
Take a starring role with A-listers at Madame Tussauds Hollywood!

Do you have the Magic in you to create memorable experiences all for the love of fun? Do you wish to cast a spell of laughter and enjoyment to the people around you? Want to join a team that creates smiles and memories globally on a daily basis? Then you have the magic to be Team Merlin at Madame Tussauds Hollywood!

About The Role
Manage a team of fun driven and enthusiastic magic and memorable experience makers. We are now looking for an exceptional Duty Manager to oversee the smooth and safe running of our exciting attraction on a daily basis. The Duty Manager lead the Operational and Commercial Teams in their goal of delivering unique, memorable , and rewarding experiences to all our guests.
Responsibilities:
- Assumes position of Duty Manager and Site Controller in rotation with Management Team; may also assume position of front line Team Member, Trainer, Team Lead, as needed.
- Ensure that the attraction is presented and maintained to Merlin Entertainments, plc acceptable standards in all areas at all times.
- Monitors standards of service and guest response to overall product, through observations and guest comments.
- Monitors team performance in regards to achieving Key Performance Indicator (KPI) and Mystery Visit targets.
- Recommends short and long term changes through feedback, daily reports and proposals.
- Coaches and motivates staff to provide best possible guest experience, to maximize sales opportunities and to ensure admission and commercial spend targets are achieved.
- Demonstrates strong service and sales approach; leading by example throughout the Attraction to maximize up-sells, product excellence, event delivery, etc.
- Responsibility to ensure compliance of Health, Safety & Security within the workplace and in line with the Group Policy (HS001).
- Perform other duties as assigned.

About You
Minimum of 2-3 years of service industry experience with 1-2 years of supervisory experience in a visitor attraction, theme park, museum, hotel or theater environment; or equivalent combination of experience and education.
Experience of maintaining flexibility and the highest level of service in high-pressure and/or stressful situations.
Proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and multi-task as necessary.
Extensive knowledge of computer including Microsoft Office - Excel, Outlook and Word.
Desire to work in fast-paced environments.
Must be flexible and able to work a variety of shifts, including days, nights, weekends, holidays and special events.

About The Benefits
In return you will find a competitive salary and benefits package (including a medical, vision, dental, life insurance and 401(k) matching plan offering), share program opportunities, and benefit from free entry to all of our Merlin attractions which also extend to family and friends. In addition, you can expect continued growth of joining an exciting, global organization.

About Us
Madame Tussauds is the ultimate celebrity fun day out, where else can you get up close and personal with A-List celebrities, sporting legends, political heavyweights and historical icons and relive the lives, events and moments that made the world talk about them.

Merlin Entertainments, plc. is a business built on fun. We are the world's second-largest visitor attraction operator. We operate over 100 attractions, eight hotels and three holiday villages in 22 countries across four continents and we run some of the best known names in global leisure. These include the likes of SEA LIFE, Madame Tussauds, the Dungeons, the Eye brand, and LEGOLAND. Whether you are serving delicious food, working in the office, maintaining the attractions, entertaining guest or operating rides, the objective is to provide a truly memorable experience and a great day out for all members of the family.

We offer flexible opportunities, in a totally unique environment. We know this is a great place to work, but don’t just take our word for it, click on ‘apply now’
Competitive
Job location: Orlando, FL, USA
Job description:
Raise your sights with a career at the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye!

Do you have the Magic in you to create memorable experiences all for the love of fun? Do you wish to cast a spell of laughter and enjoyment to the people around you? Want to join a team that creates smiles and memories globally on a daily basis? Then you have the magic to be Team Merlin at the Orlando Eye!

About The Role
Manage a team of fun driven and enthusiastic magic and memorable experience makers. We are now looking for an exceptional Duty Manager to oversee the smooth and safe running of our exciting Eye attraction on a daily basis. The Duty Manager will lead the Rides team in its goal of delivering a unique, memorable, and rewarding experience to all our guests.

Responsibilities:
- Assumes position of VIP and Guest Experience Duty Manager in rotation with Management Team; may also assume position of front line Team Member, Trainer, Team Lead, as needed.
- Ensures the VIP areas are presented and maintained to Merlin Entertainments, plc acceptable standards in all areas at all times.
- Ensures the VIP guest experience runs smoothly, attending to any needs or situations that may occur.
- Monitors standards of service and guest response to overall product, through observations and guest comments.
- Monitors team performance in regards to achieving Key Performance Indicator (KPI) and Mystery Visit targets.
- Recommends short and long term changes through feedback, daily reports and proposals.
- Coaches and motivates staff to provide best possible guest experience, to maximize sales opportunities and to ensure admission and commercial spend targets are achieved.
- Demonstrates strong service and sales approach; leading by example throughout the Attraction to maximize up-sells, product excellence, event delivery, etc.
- Responsibility to ensure compliance of Health, Safety & Security within the workplace.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

About You
- Minimum of 2-3 years of service industry experience with 1-2 years of supervisory experience in a visitor attraction, theme park, museum, hotel or theater environment; or equivalent combination of experience and education.
- Experience of maintaining flexibility and the highest level of service in high-pressure and/or stressful situations.
- Proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and multi-task as necessary.
- Extensive knowledge of computer including Microsoft Office - Excel, Outlook and Word.
- Desire to work in fast-paced environments.
- Must be flexible and able to work a variety of shifts, including days, nights, weekends, holidays and special events.

About The Benefits
- Flexible hours
- 30% discount in the retail store
- Merlin Magic Pass which give you free admission to all Merlin attractions worldwide
- Employee Assistance Program
- Discounts through the Merlin Marketplace Website – on almost anything you buy online
- Discounts through Plum Benefits – on tons of ticketed events
- 30% discount at Skechers.com and Skechers stores
- FUN working environment and much more!

About Us
The Coca-Cola Orlando Eye is a 400ft observation wheel, providing unrivalled breath-taking views of Central Florida in all directions within fully enclosed, air-conditioned glass capsules.

Merlin Entertainments, plc is a business built on fun. We are the world's second-largest visitor attraction operator. We operate over 100 attractions, eight hotels and three holiday villages in 22 countries across four continents and we run some of the best known names in global leisure. These include the likes of SEA LIFE, Madame Tussauds, the Dungeons, the Eye brand, and LEGOLAND. Whether you are serving delicious food, working in the office, maintaining the attractions, entertaining guest or operating rides, the objective is to provide a truly memorable experience and a great day out for all members of the family.

We offer flexible opportunities, in a totally unique environment. We know this is a great place to work, but don’t just take our word for it, click on ‘apply now’.
Competitive
Job description:
Pyramids Leisure Centre , Exeter

An exciting opportunity exists within our Exeter Contract. Pyramids Leisure Centre boasts a 25 metre, 6 lane Swimming Pool, Learner Pool, 33 Station Expressions Gym and a Sauna. 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. The post includes evenings and weekend, covering Duty Manager shifts as required. Each Duty Manager post is subject to its own agreed responsibilities.

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 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 knowledge and skills required for the above position, please submit your Cover Letter and CV by clicking Apply Now.

Legacy Leisure is an equal opportunities employer.
£20,000
Job description:
Duty Manager
Northcroft Leisure Centre
Salary: £20,000 Circa
Grade: JM

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 and cover letter by selecting 'Apply Now' below.

A full Job Description is available upon request

Position subject to DBS check

Applications By: 28th February 2018

LEGACY LEISURE is an equal opportunities employer.
Competitive
Job description:
at Enderby Leisure and Golf Centre
Full time

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

Must have National Pool Lifeguard, First Aid at Work & Pool Plant Operators Qualifications.
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 Lewis Humphreys by clicking on ‘apply now’.

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 Blaby District Council.

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