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Recreation Assistants

Lex Leisure


Crook Log Leisure Centre, Erith Leisure Centre, Sidcup Leisure Centre


South East


£7.45 - £8.26 Per Hour

40


Recreation Assistants

Bexley Contract

 

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.


 

The Opportunity

We are currently looking for Recreation Assistants to join our team across the Bexley Contract. The sites include Crook Log Leisure Centre, Erith Leisure Centre and Sidcup Leisure Centre. We are interested to hear from individuals who are passionate about delivering excellent service and looking to progress their career within the leisure industry. 

 

This key role will report to the Duty Manager and will involve lifeguarding, aiding in the delivery of the day-to-day operations, dealing with customer enquiries and ensuring that the general presentation of the centre is excellent. You will be required to work shifts including evenings and weekends. Within this role there is the potential for progression through our management pathway.


 

The Person

The successful candidate should have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and experience of working in a wet / dry facility. Excellent communication skills, flexibility and being able to work well in a team are essential. 

 

The successful candidate will be dynamic, show high levels of initiative and have exceptional customer care. They will also be able to ensure the highest levels of safety in the day-to-day running of the facility. Energy and enthusiasm is a must for this role as you will be promoting our philosophy of Quality, Care and Excellence in the service you provide.

 

A National Pool Lifeguarding Qualification is desirable but successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of the role. The position is subject to a DBS check.



 

What can Lex 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

 

Lex 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 leanne.wye@lexleisure.org.uk


 

Closing Date

  • Ongoing


 

About Lex Leisure

Lex Leisure seeks to operate leisure venues on a commercial basis with a view to generating a surplus that can be used for our principal objective of supporting those who are disabled, physically or mentally or who require support or bespoke care plans to stay physically active. Lex Leisure, working with key partners, wants to empower disabled people to take a more active role in all aspects of sport and physical activity and for our facilities to be more inclusive and to provide a greater range of sporting opportunities for disabled people.

 

For more information visit www.lexleisure.org.uk

 

Applications by: 06/12/2019