Lancaster City Council is recruiting into an exciting post to work at the award-winning Salt Ayre Leisure Centre. The Leisure Team Member Apprentice will learn many aspects of the Leisure Centre operation.
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to join an enthusiastic and passionate team who deliver the highest standards of customer service.
The hours for this position are 37 hours per week, working on a shift rota basis including evenings and weekends. Full support will be provided during the shifts. Entry on to the apprenticeship is through an initial assessment to clarify course appropriateness. You will have (or have been predicted) Grade C or above GCSEs (or equivalent) in English and Mathematics. The ability to maintain high levels of customer service is essential for this post.
An exciting and varied range of training opportunities will also be provided to the successful candidate in areas including health and fitness, X-Height, customer service and swimming teaching.
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, the post holder will be appointed to the permanent post of Leisure Assistant (Lifeguard). The grade for this position post completion, is Grade 2 SCP 3 -7, currently £18,065 to £19,554 per annum.
Please note that as part of the interview process there will be a swimming ability test and in order to be eligible for this apprenticeship your current qualifications in the subject area of Customer Service cannot be higher than the level of this apprenticeship. If you would like to contact us regarding this, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Excellent benefits include: A Local Government Pension Scheme (the Council makes a 15.5% contribution). Discounted gym membership and discount on days out, activities and retail. Annual Leave entitlement is 26 days plus bank holidays.
Interview date: Week commencing 13th January 2020