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Recreation Assistant

Lex Leisure

North & Midlands

£8,769 - £17,142 Circa


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.

An National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, First Aid at Work certificate, Pool Plant Operators 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.


Applications by: 31/05/2019