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Recreation Assistant

Legacy Leisure


Kennet Leisure Centre


South East


Full Time, Permanent

40

Kennet Leisure Centre - Thatcham 

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.

An exciting opportunity exists to recruit a Recreation Assistant within our West Berkshire Contract. Kennet Leisure Centre boasts a 25-metre 4-lane Swimming Pool, Flume, Learner Pool / Beach Area, 40-station Fitness Gym, Sports Hall, Dance Studio & Outdoor Facilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to develop within the Leisure Industry.

The Opportunity

The role of Recreation Assistant is a great position to be able to carry out and be involved in the full range of leisure activities.  Continually customers facing the role provide rewarding opportunities. Meeting new people, variation in both activities and learning provides an exciting working day, every day, for our Recreation Assistants. The role is working 40 hours a week.  

The Person

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 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 and some enthusiasm for the role, we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to matt.bowsher@legacyleisure.org.uk

 

Applications by: 16/05/2021