This post is Permanent.
Salt Ayre Leisure Centre has the latest in fitness and training equipment and fresh new facilities, including an indoor adventure play area, indoor and outdoor climbing facilities, a fully redesigned Café and Gym.
These posts offer an exciting opportunity to enter into the leisure industry. You will be responsible, as part of a team for maintaining the smooth operation of a busy Leisure Centre. Customer care and an excellent knowledge of health and safety plays a major role in this post. Your day-to-day duties will include supervising the swimming pool, flume and, setting up and cleaning equipment for a wide range of sporting activities. You must have the ability to communicate effectively with all users of the Centre and be confident in organising activities including sports competitions, school holiday events and birthday parties.
A lifeguard qualification is desirable for this position, however the successful candidate will be required to obtain the qualification through the in house training provided. An up to date First Aid Certificate is also desirable. At the interview stage you will be required to carry out a pool test.
The hours for work for both posts are 37 hours per week, working both evenings and weekends on a shift rota basis, and the successful candidates will be based at Salt Ayre Leisure Centre.
The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced clearance with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
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.
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