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Apprenticeship

Lex Leisure


Brough Park Leisure Centre


North & Midlands


£4.30 - £4.30 Per Hour

30

Apprentice

Brough Park Leisure Centre

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.

We have an exciting opportunity in our Staffordshire Moorlands contract.  Brough Park Leisure Centre is a busy community based leisure centre, comprising a 25 metre swimming pool,  50+ station gym, functional training area, group exercise / activity studio, 4 court sports hall and 3 squash courts. Aiming to deliver high quality services to our customers, the Company also prides itself on its exemplary health and safety record and commitment to staff.

The Apprentice has a varied and interesting role.  The activities in a Leisure Centre are wide ranging and the involvement with people is continuous.  This allows for an exciting day, using your skills on a diverse range of jobs.

Main Duties

  • To guide, care for and assist all Leisure Centre customers.

  • To facilitate a friendly but efficient working relationship with the people who use the Leisure Centre.

  • To work as part of a team to achieve the objectives and usage targets of the Leisure Centre.

  • To innovate ideas and initiate action to increase the usage of the Leisure Centre.

  • To ensure all facilities are presented to the highest levels of cleanliness and comfort.

  • Assist the Duty Manager in the effective control and security of the facility, patrolling all appropriate areas ensuring that equipment is stored safely and securely.

  • To be aware of all Health and Safety issues within the Centre, to constantly implement and assess procedures drawing attention to any unsafe practices.

  • To ensure all parts of the Centre are safe and secure when not in use.

  • To cover duties of such other members of staff as required.

  • To undertake any other duties as may be required to assist in the running of the Leisure Centre.

  • Portray a positive image of the Leisure Centre, wearing the uniform provided whilst on duty.

The Person

  • Will have excellent  interpersonal skills and a friendly disposition.
  • Will be able to operate tills and be competent in a variety of computer programmes.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer facing skills.
  • Will be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality. 
  • Will be able to demonstrate good organisational skills.
  • Will be able to communicate effectively with customers, clients and staff.
  • Will be able to demonstrate clear identification with all customer requirements
  • Will be able to demonstrate clear identification with all customer requirements.

  • Will be a team player.

  • Will be able to develop the role on your own initiative.

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 andy.alcock@lexleisure.org.uk 

Closing Date

  • 18th June 2021

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: 18/06/2021