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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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£20,269 - £21,088 per annum
Job location: Devizes, UK
Job description:
We strive to ensure all our customers have an enjoyable experience within our leisure campuses across Wiltshire.

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We are currently recruiting a permanent full time Pool Lifeguard to join our friendly and sociable team at Devizes Leisure Centre.

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. 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.

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

All Pool 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.

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

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 3rd March 2020.

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

If you are submitting a CV please ensure you read our CV and cover letter criteria carefully to avoid your CV being rejected.

This role is subject to certain successful security checks; please see role description for more information.
£15.38 - £26.25 per hour
Job location: Wiltshire, UK
Job description:
Salary: £15.38 - £26.25 per hour
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Ref Number: CNS00634
Working Pattern: Casual hours
Location: Various locations across Wiltshire

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

This vacancy is available across multiple of our Leisure Centres that include Corsham, Devizes, Marlborough, Calne and Pewsey. Please select your preferred location within your application.


We are recruiting Class Fitness Instructors with qualifications in specialist activities such as Zumba, Studio Cycling, Circuits, Pilates, Yoga, Aquafit and/or a Les Mills.

Our Offer to Class Fitness Instructors:
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Access to Wiltshire Rewards
  • Internal training opportunities
  • Career development and training
About the role of Class Fitness Instructor
  • Teach safe, fun, and effective exercise classes to the communities of Wiltshire
  • Ensure our customers have an enjoyable experience
  • Maintain excellent customer focus
Requirements for Class Fitness instructor
  • Motivated and engaging attitude towards delivery
  • Flexibility to cover holidays and sickness at short notice
  • Any recognised group exercise qualification
We want dynamic individuals who can creatively plan and deliver classes to customers and inspire people to take part in sport and health related activities.

With roles available across a variety of our Leisure Centres please select your preferred base location in your application form.

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

All candidates are assessed against the council’s behaviours framework (available below) during the interviewing process. Approximately half of all questions relate to the framework.
£12.60 - £13.60 per hour
Job location: Devizes, UK
Job description:
Salary: £12.60 - £13.60 per hour (inclusive of 10% unsocial hours plussage)

Summary
We are seeking energetic and dynamic individuals to join us as Casual Duty Managers within our Devizes Leisure Centre which offers a comprehensive leisure service.

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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 facility issues.

Ideally you will hold an NPLQ in pool lifeguarding, or be able to achieve this within three months.

Supervision of staff and previous 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 Monday 2nd March 2020.
£13.84 - £15.00 per hour (incl. of 10% market supplement)
Job location: Salisbury, UK
Job description:
At Five Rivers Leisure Centre

Salary: £13.84 - £15.00 per hour (inclusive of 10% market supplement)
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Working Pattern: Permanent Variable

Summary

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

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 enthusiastic qualified Swimming Teachers who have a passion for teaching to join our customer focussed service at Devizes, Marlborough, Pewsey, Calne and Five Rivers Leisure Centres.

About the role

As a Swimming Teacher you will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, effective and enjoyable classes. You will empower people to achieve their potential and consistently deliver swimming lessons that give people confidence in the water.

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
• Casual Swimming Teachers receive a 12.03% holiday plussage on top of the basic hourly rate.
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Find out more and apply

If you want to be part of our customer-focused service, we would love to hear from you, please call us today on 01225 718040 or apply directly below.
£13.84 - £15.00 per hour (incl. of 10% market supplement)
Job location: Calne, UK
Job description:
At Calne Leisure Cente

Salary: £13.84 - £15.00 per hour (inclusive of 10% market supplement)
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Working Pattern: Permanent Variable

Summary

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

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 enthusiastic qualified Swimming Teachers who have a passion for teaching to join our customer focussed service at Devizes, Marlborough, Pewsey, Calne and Five Rivers Leisure Centres.

About the role

As a Swimming Teacher you will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, effective and enjoyable classes. You will empower people to achieve their potential and consistently deliver swimming lessons that give people confidence in the water.

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
• Casual Swimming Teachers receive a 12.03% holiday plussage on top of the basic hourly rate.
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Find out more and apply

If you want to be part of our customer-focused service, we would love to hear from you, please call us today on 01225 718040 or apply directly below.
£13.84 - £15.00 per hour (incl. of 10% market supplement)
Job location: Pewsey, UK
Job description:
At Pewsey Leisure Centre

Salary: £13.84 - £15.00 per hour (inclusive of 10% market supplement)
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Working Pattern: Permanent Variable

Summary

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

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 enthusiastic qualified Swimming Teachers who have a passion for teaching to join our customer focussed service at Devizes, Marlborough, Pewsey, Calne and Five Rivers Leisure Centres.

About the role

As a Swimming Teacher you will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, effective and enjoyable classes. You will empower people to achieve their potential and consistently deliver swimming lessons that give people confidence in the water.

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
• Casual Swimming Teachers receive a 12.03% holiday plussage on top of the basic hourly rate.
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Find out more and apply

If you want to be part of our customer-focused service, we would love to hear from you, please call us today on 01225 718040 or apply directly below.
£13.84 - £15.00 per hour (incl. of 10% market supplement)
Job location: Marlborough, UK
Job description:
At Marlborough Leisure Centre

Salary: £13.84 - £15.00 per hour (inclusive of 10% market supplement)
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Working Pattern: Permanent Variable

Summary

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

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 enthusiastic qualified Swimming Teachers who have a passion for teaching to join our customer focussed service at Devizes, Marlborough, Pewsey, Calne and Five Rivers Leisure Centres.

About the role

As a Swimming Teacher you will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, effective and enjoyable classes. You will empower people to achieve their potential and consistently deliver swimming lessons that give people confidence in the water.

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
• Casual Swimming Teachers receive a 12.03% holiday plussage on top of the basic hourly rate.
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Find out more and apply

If you want to be part of our customer-focused service, we would love to hear from you, please call us today on 01225 718040 or apply directly below.
£13.84 - £15.00 per hour (incl. of 10% market supplement)
Job location: Devizes, UK
Job description:
At Devizes Leisure Centre

Salary: £13.84 - £15.00 per hour (inclusive of 10% market supplement)
Date Closes: 01/03/2020
Ref Number: CNS00628
Working Pattern: Permanent Variable

Summary

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on a rolling basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

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 enthusiastic qualified Swimming Teachers who have a passion for teaching to join our customer focussed service at Devizes, Marlborough, Pewsey, Calne and Five Rivers Leisure Centres.

About the role

As a Swimming Teacher you will be responsible for teaching safe, fun, effective and enjoyable classes. You will empower people to achieve their potential and consistently deliver swimming lessons that give people confidence in the water.

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
• Casual Swimming Teachers receive a 12.03% holiday plussage on top of the basic hourly rate.
• Local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions

Find out more and apply

If you want to be part of our customer-focused service, we would love to hear from you, please call us today on 01225 718040 or apply directly below.
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour
Job description:
£12.78 - £13.84 per hour (inclusive of 12.03% holiday plussage)

We are seeking an energetic and dynamic individual to join us as a Casual Duty Manager within our Nadder centre facility which offers a comprehensive leisure service.

LIVE·WORK·INNOVATE

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 facility issues.

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

• Supervision of staff and previous 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 Monday 2nd March 2020.

Find out more and apply
Please download and read the role description and person specification carefully before you apply, 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 Craig Angel, Health and Wellbeing Manager. Telephone: 01722 434240.

This role is subject to certain successful security checks; please see role description for more information.
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