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Facility Manager

Legacy Leisure

Colcot Sports Centre







Facility Manager

Colcot Sports Centre 


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.


This key role will report to the Centre Manager and will involve the day-to-day management of the facility, taking full responsibility for its operation. The facility includes a 4 court sports hall, one full size multi purpose ATP, four 5-a-side and two 7-a-side astroturf football pitches.


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.


The Opportunity

  • Ownership of a small business and all its facets including operations, health and safety, environmental management, administration, human resources, bookings and events, customer care and financial management.

  • Business exposure on multiple levels affording an opportunity to learn and progress rapidly with the leisure industry. 

  • The position is aligned with an experienced Leisure Centre Duty Manager / Operations Manager.


The Person

  • Must be flexible; Colcot Sports Centre operation hours are exclusively after school hours mid week and all day weekends.

  • Must be self motivated and work well in a lone working environment.

  • Must be able to demonstrate problem solving attributes

  • Leisure industry experience is desirable and facility management experience essential.

  • A recognised Leisure Manager qualification or equivalent is essential.

  • The successful post holder will need to attain qualifications in First Aid at Work (or NPLQ).

  • A DBS is required for this post.


What can Legacy Leisure offer you?

  • Competitive salary

  • 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

  • 12th December 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: 12/12/2019