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Recreation Assistant
Cardiff, UK
United Kingdom
Full time
09 Dec 2019
19 Nov 2019
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Cardiff International Pool and Gym

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.

We are interested to hear from individuals who are passionate about delivering excellent service and looking to progress their career within the leisure industry. We are currently offering an exciting opportunity to work as a Recreation Assistant. You must have a customer service based approach and be able to work as part of a team.

The Opportunity
Reporting directly to the Duty Managers, the successful candidate will be flexible, reliable, possess good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.
You will work specified contracted hours per week (shift work) and must have a customer-focused approach.
Your main duties will include lifeguarding, supervision of the public and various cleaning tasks around the facility.
Includes evenings and weekend working 40 hours per week.

The Person
The successful candidate should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and experience of working in a busy wet/dry facility.
Excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service are essential.
You will be a team player, and self motivated with a willingness to learn
A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is essential.
First Aid at Work certificate, Pool Plant Operators qualification as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification is desirable but not essential.
Training to achieve these qualifications will be provided

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 to Chris Landon by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
9th December 2019

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.

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