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Recreation Assistant

Lex Leisure

Rushcliffe Arena

North & Midlands

£4.35 - £8.21 Per Hour


Rushcliffe Arena is a brand new state of the art facility comprising of a 25 metre swimming pool, teaching pool and splash area, 120+ station gym, 2 x group exercise studios, 1 x indoor cycling studio, 4 x court sports hall, sauna and steam room, 3 x squash courts, 6 x rink indoor bowls hall, snooker room and a cafe.


This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to develop within the leisure industry.


Reporting to the Duty Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre including operational set ups and takedowns, Lifeguarding, health and safety compliance checks, customer care and leading a large team of staff. The post includes evenings and weekend working 40 hours per week. In addition to the above additional responsibilities such as delivering swimming lessons and supporting the administration of the swimming lesson scheme will be required and full training will be provided.


A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is desirable as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification. However training to achieve these qualifications will be provided.


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. Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role.

flexability to work 7 days a week is required with a varitey of working hours available from 10 hours to 40 hours per week

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this role, please apply online now or send a copy of your current CV and a letter of application via email to

This position requires a DBS disclosure


Applications by: 30/06/2019