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These are exciting times for Leisure Services in Wiltshire within our 10 centres we have new facilities, a rapidly expanding customer base and a real vision to make a difference to the health of the population through increased physical activity delivered by a diverse team of sport and physical activity specialists.
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£22,021 - £23,836
Job location: Corsham, UK
Job description:
Summary
We are seeking energetic and dynamic individuals to join us as Duty Managers on either a permanent full-time contract or a casual contract working within our Springfield Community Campus facility which offers a comprehensive leisure service. The hourly rate for the casual role is £11.41 - £12.35 per hour.

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We aim to provide services, projects and activities that deliver positive experiences to a wide range of people utilising sport, physical activity and active lifestyle-based approaches across the county, in leisure centres, sports clubs, community facilities, schools, village halls and recreational spaces.

About the role

As a Duty Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all operational and staff issues in the day to day running of the centre.

You will be undertaking a variety of roles as required to meet operational needs, acting as the primary point for solving customer and staff issues, acting as the key holder for opening/closing the centre and taking responsibility for ensuring the centre remains a safe, smart, fully functioning community space during opening hours.

About you

You will need to be innovative, energetic, an effective leader and have the ability to deal with complex customer and facilities issues.

Ideally, you will hold NPLQ in pool lifeguarding, and a pool plant operator’s qualification, or be able to achieve these within three months.

Supervision of staff and experience in a customer-facing role is essential.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 7th November 2019.
£15.38 - £26.25 per hour
Job description:
Amesbury sports centre is looking to recruit qualified Class Instructors, specifically to cover circuits, HIIT, bootcamp, kettlebells classes. We are looking for dynamic individuals to deliver structured group fitness sessions which are designed to meet the needs of our customers.

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We strive to ensure all our customers have an enjoyable experience within our leisure campuses across Wiltshire.

Our teams all work hard together to improve the health and wellbeing of the whole community.

About the role

You will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, and effective exercise classes, consistent with standards set out within our normal operating procedures.

As a Class Instructor you will maintain excellent customer focus at all times, meeting customer expectations and therefore ensuring repeat business. This will include being available to the customers both before and after the sessions to answer queries, motivate and guide.

About you

Do you have the right qualifications, excellent communication skills along with experience of customer care within a leisure environment? If so, we would like to hear from you.

You should possess a valid qualification in specialist activity recognised by the governing professional body or specific group fitness class qualifications such as Zumba, Studio Cycling, Circuits, Pilates, Yoga or Aquafit as well as a Les Mills BTS

Flexibility to cover holidays and sickness at short notice will be required. Depending upon the individual there may be further opportunities to coach other group fitness exercise classes and progress further with on-going continued personal development.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 5th November 2019.
Competitive
Job location: Corsham, UK
Job description:
This is not a Wiltshire Council vacancy therefore please apply directly with the school and/or third party further details can be found below.

The fitness suite at Springfield Community Campus has just undergone an extensive refurbishment, making it one of, if not the best equipped gym in the area. We have state of the art equipment including two Olympic lifting platforms, a full range of free weights, a functional training PT area, fantastic CV equipment plus loads more. It is an exciting time to be part of Springfield Community Campus, our member base is growing and we want to support this growth by expanding our personal training offer.

About the role

We are looking for self-employed, fully qualified Personal Trainers to operate their business out of our facility. We offer flexible initial rental arrangements and the ability to offer personal training at other Wiltshire Council leisure facilities at no extra cost. You will be able to recruit additional clients from our members as well as bring in your existing clients at no additional cost.

To be an external Personal Trainer at Wiltshire Council you will have:

• A passion for health and fitness and a real people person
• Outstanding customer service and professionalism
• The ability to work in partnership with other teams where necessary

Candidates must have the following qualifications/Experience:

• Level 3 PT qualification recognised by REP’s or CIMPSPA
• Current First Aid Certificate
• Previous Personal Training experience
• Public Liability Insurance

Opportunity for class instruction:

• Personal Trainers with group exercise class qualifications may have the possibility to cover and gain regular classes on our fitness timetable.

To Apply please send your CV & Covering Letter to Nathan Sarahs, Fitness Specialist Manager, by clicking the button below

The closing date shown above is approximate; however this advert may close sooner according to the response we receive.
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour
Job location: Pewsey, UK
Job description:
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour (inclusive of 12.03% holiday plussage)

Wiltshire’s leisure services have a vision to make a difference to the health of our communities through increased physical activity delivered by a diverse team of sport and physical activity specialists.

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We are currently looking for energetic and dynamic individuals to join us as Duty Managers at The Vale community campus.

About the role

As Duty Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all operational and staff issues in the day to day running of the centre.

You will be undertaking a variety of roles as required to meet operational needs, acting as the primary point for solving customer and staff issues, acting as the key holder for opening/closing the centre and taking responsibility for ensuring the centre remains a safe, smart, fully functioning community space during opening hours.

Hours will cover the full operating hours of the centre; Monday to Sunday.

About you

You will need to be customer focussed, an effective leader and be able to deal with complex customer and facilities issues. Previous supervision of staff and twelve months experience in a customer facing role is essential.

Previous applicants need not apply.

About the rewards

Alongside the opportunity to work in an innovative, collaborative and empowering service, you will enjoy a full range of staff benefits, including:
• Staff discounts including leisure membership
• 25 days’ annual leave rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service
• Free Parking
• Excellent training and development
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th October 2019.
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour
Job location: Calne, UK
Job description:
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour (inclusive of 12.03% holiday plussage)

Wiltshire’s leisure services have a vision to make a difference to the health of our communities through increased physical activity delivered by a diverse team of sport and physical activity specialists.

LIVE∙WORK∙EMPOWER

We are currently looking for energetic and dynamic individuals to join us as Duty Managers at Calne leisure centre.

About the role

As Duty Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all operational and staff issues in the day to day running of the centre.

You will be undertaking a variety of roles as required to meet operational needs, acting as the primary point for solving customer and staff issues, acting as the key holder for opening/closing the centre and taking responsibility for ensuring the centre remains a safe, smart, fully functioning community space during opening hours.

Hours will cover the full operating hours of the centre; Monday to Sunday.

About you

You will need to be customer focussed, an effective leader and be able to deal with complex customer and facilities issues. Previous supervision of staff and twelve months experience in a customer facing role is essential.

Previous applicants need not apply.

About the rewards

Alongside the opportunity to work in an innovative, collaborative and empowering service, you will enjoy a full range of staff benefits, including:
• Staff discounts including leisure membership
• 25 days’ annual leave rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service
• Free Parking
• Excellent training and development
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th October 2019.
£22,021 - £23,836 pro rata
Job location: Devizes, UK
Only 2 days left to apply!
Job description:
Wiltshire’s leisure services have a vision to make a difference to the health of our communities through increased physical activity delivered by a diverse team of sport and physical activity specialists.

LIVE∙WORK∙EMPOWER

We are currently looking for an energetic and dynamic individual to join us as a Duty Manager at Devizes leisure centre.

About the role

As Duty Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing all operational and staff issues in the day to day running of the centre.

You will be undertaking a variety of roles as required to meet operational needs, acting as the primary point for solving customer and staff issues, acting as the key holder for opening/closing the centre and taking responsibility for ensuring the centre remains a safe, smart, fully functioning community space during opening hours.

Hours will cover the full operating hours of the centre; Monday to Sunday working on three week shift patterns.

About you

You will need to be customer focussed, an effective leader and be able to deal with complex customer and facilities issues. Previous supervision of staff and twelve months experience in a customer facing role is essential.

About the rewards

Alongside the opportunity to work in an innovative, collaborative and empowering service, you will enjoy a full range of staff benefits, including:

• Staff discounts including leisure membership
• 25 days’ annual leave rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service
• Free Parking
• Excellent training and development
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 31st October 2019.
£18,426 - £19,171 pro rata
Job location: Marlborough, UK
Only 1 day left to apply!
Job description:
We are looking to recruit a two Lifeguards to join our friendly and sociable team at Marlborough leisure centre working 27 hours per week.

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We strive to ensure all our customers have an enjoyable experience within our leisure campuses across Wiltshire.

About the role

Our Lifeguards proactively safeguard the activities taking part in and around our swimming areas whilst enabling and delivering the safe and effective operations of the leisure centre.

You will also be expected to lifeguard pool sessions, ensure the setting up and taking down of equipment is carried out, plus general cleaning tasks and maintenance/building checks.

About you

Along with a valid national pool lifeguard qualification (NPLQ) or equivalent, you should have experience in delivering first aid to casualties and assist in managing incidents, and have general knowledge of leisure centre operations and activities.

You will need to have an awareness of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and be customer focused with excellent communication skills, with an enthusiastic approach and give a positive and professional image at all times.

All Lifeguards must attend staff training programmes as required which may fall outside of the working shift pattern. This includes NPLQ as well as additional training sessions, in-line with the job role. Those who do not hold an NPLQ or equivalent qualification may be considered for this post, however, the qualification must be attained within 3 months of starting.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 23rd October 2019.
£11.81 - £12.54 per hour
Job location: Salisbury, UK
Only 1 day left to apply!
Job description:
Summary
Do you have a qualification in gymnastics and want to join a fun and lively team within our leisure campus at Five Rivers health and wellbeing centre?

We could be the perfect opportunity for you to join our teams within a leisure centre environment and benefit from the range of training that we provide!

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We are looking to recruit a Gymnastics Coaching Assistant to join us on a casual contract.

About the role
You will assist the lead coach in being responsible for the customers throughout the duration of the class, ensuring that appropriate screening of customers is carried out and they are safe to participate, as well as maintaining records of attendance.

As a Gymnastics Coaching Assistant, you will liaise with the lead coach in order to develop the opportunities to increase participation, along with assisting in providing innovative and engaging sessions to customers, ensuring safety at all times within a fun environment.

About you
We will look to you to use your motivational skills to engage and encourage customers to maintain and extend attendance and deliver consistently high standards of instruction to all customers so that everyone fulfils their potential.

You will need to hold a level one gymnastics qualification (or working towards) and have proof of continuous professional development.

You will also need to have insurance through the national governing body, and have a good knowledge and understanding of general health and safety policies.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 24th October 2019.
£17,364 - £17,711 pro rata
Job location: Pewsey, UK
Only 1 day left to apply!
Job description:
Summary
The Vale community campus is looking to recruit a Catering Assistant to join our lively and friendly team working eight hours per week on a permanent contract.

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Operating within our popular leisure facility, the café provides a wide range of hot and cold snacks and meals throughout the day and early evening.

About the role
As Catering Assistant you will be responsible for providing a friendly and welcoming service to our customers.

You will also need to be flexible in when you can work and to be able to cover holidays and sickness at short notice where required.

Please see attached work pattern for this role.

About you
As this is front line work, you should be personable, confident and self-assured, customer focused and presentable.

Catering Assistants should have an understanding the principles of basic food hygiene. If successful, full onsite training will be provided.

Good numeracy skills are essential to effectively operate the cash register and handle cash transactions.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 23rd October 2019.

Find out more and apply
Please download and read the role description and person specification carefully before you apply (see below), as well as our values and behaviours framework (Approximately half of all interview questions relate to the framework).

You can then make your application online by clicking the apply button at the bottom of this web page. If you are submitting a CV please ensure you read our CV and cover letter criteria carefully to avoid your CV being rejected.

For specific information about this job, please contact Fiona Sinclair, Specialist manager Leisure Centre Ops. Telephone: 01249 468460.
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