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Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate, inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of our patrons, and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.
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Recreation Assistant
Newbury, UK
Newbury
West Berkshire
United Kingdom
Competitive
Full time
31 Jan 2020
02 Jan 2020
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Northcroft Leisure Centre - Newbury

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a not for profit charitable organisation committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.

Northcroft Leisure Centre is a wet/ dry facility with a 64 station gym, 2 indoor and 2 outdoor swimming pools, 2 group exercise studios, café and soft play. Centrally located it’s a fantastic opportunity for a manager who wants to succeed.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the successful candidate will be required to take overall responsibility for the effective management and operation of the Aquazone Swimming Lesson Coordination, increasing profitability and consistently enhancing both the financial performance and usage of the Leisure Centre.

The Person

The successful candidate should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and experience of working in a wet / dry facility. Excellent communication skills, flexibility and being able to work well in a team are essential.

The successful candidate will be dynamic, show high levels of initiative and have exceptional customer care. They will also be able to ensure the highest levels of safety in the day-to-day running of the facility. Energy and enthusiasm is a must for this role as you will be promoting our philosophy of Quality, Care and Excellence in the service you provide.

A National Pool Lifeguarding Qualification is desirable but successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of the role. The position is subject to a DBS check.

What can Legacy 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

Legacy 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
31st January 2020

About Legacy Leisure
Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate, inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of our patrons, and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.

For more information visit www.legacyleisure.org.uk

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Rob Oaten

General Manager
Vale of Glamorgan, Legacy Leisure
I have a real passion for sport and wanted to work in a role where I could make a difference.