Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) is passionate about providing high quality services to our communities, residents and businesses and this means we need to employ and retain the most talented and dedicated people. Situated within the heart of the Cambridge-Peterborough Growth Area, Huntingdonshire is a beautiful district that boasts thriving market towns and many attractive villages, each with its own identity. We are an innovative and forward-thinking Local Authority whose residents are at the heart of our decision making.
Huntingdonshire District Council is passionate about the provision of Leisure. Do you have the necessary qualities, skills and knowledge to join our successful Team?
We want to employ staff who embody our icare values (Inspiring, Collaborative, Accountable, Respectful, Enterprising) all of which support our ultimate purpose of putting our customers first. So, whilst experience and qualifications are important the correct attitude and willingness to learn are equally, if not more important.
One Leisure offers a comprehensive range of high-quality leisure facilities across five Centres throughout Huntingdonshire. One Leisure is seeking self-motivated, dynamic and capable individuals to join our operations team. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the necessary blend of operational experience, a willingness to take on responsibility and the ability to always ensure a safe and enjoyable environment. Leadership and motivational skills are vital to ensure we continue to provide the highest possible levels of customer service and a customer focussed attitude.
The post requires a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) and First Aid at Work qualifications which must be completed on starting in the role. If the qualifications are not already held, training will be provided which must be passed within the first 2 months of employment. Further information and the pre-requisites for the NPLQ course can be seen here. This role also requires the postholder to hold an enhanced DBS.
This post is an ideal introduction to supervisory management and your first steps on the leisure management ladder.
We are determined to offer personal and professional development to our staff and this is combined with a flexible approach that enables our staff to manage their own work life balance.
We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.
Please note, in applying for this post you will be considered for all current Team Leader posts at the following One Leisure sites - Huntingdon, St Ives, St Neots and Ramsey/St Ives Outdoor (dual site role).
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TO APPLY A full job description along with details of how to apply can be downloaded from our website at https://www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/jobs/current-vacancies/
Should you have any additional questions regarding submitting an application, please contact our Recruitment Business Partner firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for completed applications is 12:00 16th of June and interviews will be held wc 21st of June.
At HDC we seek to employ candidates from a range of backgrounds in order to bring diversity of thought and make our organisation more innovative. We are seeking candidates who are looking for their next permanent opportunity on a full-time basis. We will consider any flexible arrangements and are a supportive employer enabling our staff to work in an environment that produces high standards of work in an employee led environment. We also offer a highly competitive Local Government Pension Scheme and provide an array of services, networks and training to support your health and wellbeing as well as generous holiday entitlement dependent upon length of service.
Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of our recruitment and along with our values we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance. We particularly welcome applications from those who are significantly under-represented in our organisation and sector, such as disabled people and people from BAME communities.
How to Apply
For a full job description and how to apply please visit https://www.huntingdonshire.gov.uk/jobs/current-vacancies/