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Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure

Barry Leisure Centre


£20,000 - £20,000 Per Annum



Duty Manager

Barry Leisure Centre 

Salary: Circa £20,000 


This is an outstanding career opportunity with a not for profit charitable organisation committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.


Working as part of a Duty Management Team, this role will support the Centre Manager in the delivery of Legacy Leisure’s objectives at Barry Leisure Centre. The facility boasts two fitness gyms, two pools, three fitness studios, a sports hall, squash courts and a café. Responsibilities may include Health and Safety, Human Resources, Utility Management, in addition to overseeing other key operational priorities


The Opportunity

  • This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced junior manager or supervisor with ambitions to progress to a more senior role. 

  • The post holder will take a lead role in developing and promoting an exciting and innovative leisure programme to increase the usage and profitability of the centre. 

  • We will need you to demonstrate flexibility as well as taking a proactive approach to increasing the centre performance.

  • This is a full-time role on a shift pattern of early mornings, late evenings and weekend shifts. 


The Person

  • A driven and enthusiastic individual looking to pursue a career in Leisure Management.

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in people management required.

  • Leisure & tourism experience desirable.

  • All positions are subject to a DBS Disclosure.

  • A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ), First Aid at Work (FAW) and Pool Plant Operators Certificate (PPO) training will be provided on induction if required.

  • A recognised Management qualification would also be advantageous.


What can Legacy 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


Legacy 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


Closing Date

  • 19th September 2019.


About Legacy Leisure

Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate, inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of our patrons, and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.


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Applications by: 19/09/2019