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Sports Centre Assistant
High Wycombe, Bucks, United Kingdom
High Wycombe
United Kingdom
£22,000 - £24,000
Full time
30 Jan 2022
12 Jan 2022
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Sports Centre Assistant
Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
Hours: This is a full time role for 52 weeks a year, working 37.5 hours per week on a flexible rota basis, including regular evenings and weekends.

About Wycombe Abbey School

Wycombe Abbey is a girls' independent boarding school in the centre of High Wycombe with its own sports centre on the 160-acre site. We are currently seeking a Recreational Assistant for the School Davis Sports Centre.

About the Sports Centre

The state-of-the-art sports centre includes: 25metre 6-lane swimming pool, large sports hall, gymnasium/dance studio, four glass-backed squash courts, fitness suite, climbing wall, café, seminar room, changing rooms, offices and plant rooms.

Our facilities are primarily for use by the school community, with some commercial use during school holidays.

About you and the role

This is a varied role which includes providing general support to the PE department, preparing and supporting lessons, manning reception, answering general queries, managing pool plant tasks and providing lifeguarding as required.

The candidate for this exciting opportunity will ideally have had previous experience in the leisure industry and possess a strong interest in sport.

A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is preferred, however, we are happy to support you with this training. Pool Plant experience is advantageous.

The role offers excellent opportunities to gain broad leisure experience and develop a career within the industry.

Closing date: 28 January 2022

Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than stated should we source a suitable candidate before the closing date.

How to apply

1. Please read the full job description for this position first - you can download a copy by clicking here..

2. Download and complete our application form - to download a copy of the application form click here.

3. Fill-out the information required in the section below and upload your completed application form before clicking the 'APPLY FOR THIS JOB’ button below.

Further details are found under ‘Vacancies’ on the School website -

Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 310638
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