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About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure is one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure centres, bringing world-class service and provision to each of the facilities we manage. As a company, we believe firmly in working in partnership with our local communities, delivering the very best service by empowering our 4,500 staff members to take the initiative and make every customer visit to our centres feel special.

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Competitive
Job description:
Dolygaer

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer is a multi activity centre that aims to deliver fun, educational and high quality services to our customers. The company also prides itself on its exemplary health and safety record and commitment to staff.

The successful candidate will act as the first point of contact for customers coming into the Centre.

The Opportunity
To ensure that all the people who enter the Centre are received in a friendly, polite and service friendly manner.
Will be responsible for taking bookings, cash handling and answering telephone enquiries.
To work as part of a team to ensure that customers are met and their needs understood.
To ensure a warm friendly and professional atmosphere and high standard of customer care at all times in order to generate customer loyalty.
To assist the customers with choice on the Centre’s activities.
To be aware of all Health & Safety issues within the Centre, to constantly implement and assess practices and draw attention to any unsafe practices.
To communicate with the customer via emails, social media and booking systems in a polite and professional manner.
To promote the Centre positively at all times and maintain the displays of promotional material.
To receive telephone, written and personal bookings and payment for use of the Centre’s facilities.
To ensure cash handling and reconciliation of monies is carried out.
To operate the public address system, telephones and computer booking system whilst on duty.
To promote and control items for resale and hire.

To keep reception clean, tidy and a pleasant environment in which to work.
Taking detailed messages and responding to/transferring in an appropriate manner, dealing with queries.
General ad-hoc duties - filing, scanning, photocopying, archiving, correspondence.
Dealing with incoming / outgoing post and managing deliveries, incl. tracking any orders.
To undertake any other duties as may be required to assist in the running of the Centre.

The Person
Will be able to operate tills and be competent in a variety of computer programmes.
Strong interpersonal and customer facing skills.
Will be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
Will be able to demonstrate good organisational skills.
Will be able to communicate effectively with customers, clients and staff.
Will be able to demonstrate clear identification with all customer requirements.
Will be able to use own initiative, to follow procedures and learn to work to deadlines.
Has the ability and willingness to acquire job related knowledge.
Be friendly, well presented with a positive attitude.
Be enthusiastic, confident, flexible.
Will understand the company ethos and develop a strong understanding of the workings and activities carried out at the centre.
What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
31 December 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure

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.

Up to £31,000 per annum
Job description:
Maintenance Manager
Mulberry School for Girls Contract - Whitechapel, London
Salary up to £31,000 per annum (dependent upon experience)

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

We are looking for a Maintenance Manager who will be responsible for managing the day to day operational requirements, ensuring that the Contract is operating in-line with both the Parkwood’s Financial, Health & Safety and Environmental procedures as well as managing the contractual requirements of the Service Specification.

The Opportunity
Managing the School’s Helpdesk system through being proactive in monitoring the service and reacting to the required standards. Liaising with all the clients and subcontractors respectively, overseeing the day to day maintenance services and managing the Parkwood Premises team.
Ensure all the school contracted buildings are complying fully with all responsibilities as defined in the Contract
Monitor building compliance of the Contract at each school on a daily basis and address any anomalies immediately
Proactively monitor the Help Desk to ensure compliance with the Contract and address any anomalies immediately to prevent financial deductions
To play a key role as the leader of the Premises Team in maintaining the buildings presentation, operation and equipment
Develop, maintain and evolve good relations with existing Clients and stakeholders
Take responsibility for health and safety and actively participate in the maintenance and improvement of the overall contracts Health and Safety culture
Provide direct support to the General Manager and Operations Manager in ensuring contractual responsibilities are adhered to
Manage, develop and coordinate staff resources effectively to meet the requirements of the role
To take responsibility for all contractors on site carrying out any repair/maintenance work

The Person
Ideally qualifications in the Building trade or Facilities Management equivalent.
A proven track record in maintaining facilities. The post holder will ideally have achieved a presence within the industry that ensures personal credibility.
Good written and oral communication skills

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
Sunday 15th December 2019
Interviews Friday 20th December 2019.

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on Twitter @ParkwoodLeisure

Competitive
Job location: Penzance, UK
Job description:
Penzance Leisure Centre

Part time Receptionist

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

The successful candidate will act as the first point of contact for customers coming into the Centre.

The Opportunity
To ensure that all the people who enter the Centre are received in a friendly, polite and service friendly manner.
Will be responsible for taking bookings, cash handling and answering telephone enquiries.
To work as part of a team to ensure that customers are met and their needs understood.
To ensure a warm friendly and professional atmosphere and high standard of customer care at all times in order to generate customer loyalty.
To communicate with customers via emails, social media and booking systems in a polite and professional manner.
To receive telephone, written and personal bookings and payment for use of the Centre’s facilities.
To ensure cash handling and reconciliation of monies is carried out.
To operate the PA system, telephones and computer booking system whilst on duty.
To promote and control items for resale and hire.
To keep reception clean, tidy and a pleasant environment in which to work.
Taking detailed messages and responding to/transferring in an appropriate manner, dealing with queries.
To undertake any other duties as may be required to assist in the running of the Centre.

The Person
Will be able to operate tills and be competent in a variety of computer programmes.
Strong interpersonal and customer facing skills.
Will be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
Will be able to demonstrate good organisational skills.
Will be able to communicate effectively with customers, clients and staff.
Will be able to demonstrate clear identification with all customer requirements.
Will be able to use own initiative, to follow procedures and learn to work to deadlines.
Has the ability and willingness to acquire job related knowledge.
Be friendly, well presented with a positive attitude.
Be enthusiastic, confident, flexible.
Will understand the company ethos and develop a strong understanding of the workings and activities carried out at the centre.
Will be available to work early mornings, evenings and weekends.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending.
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.
Competitive
Job location: Bristol, UK
Job description:
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to embark on a career in the leisure industry at a busy modern facility

The Opportunity
Work in a modern fast paced facility
Work on an international Spec swimming pool
Feel part of strong enthusiastic team
Increase your skills and knowledge
Progression through the company

The Person
You will be flexible, a team player, possess good communication skills, and self motivated
You will need an interest in leisure
Willingness to learn
An NPLQ qualification is essential

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to Rob Langley by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
Friday 9th December 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

For more information visit www.leisurecentre.com

Follow us on [email protected]

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