Careers & Jobs

Centre Manager

Lex Leisure

Duxbury Golf

North & Midlands

£32,000 - £35,000 Per Annum - Full time, permanent


£32,000 - £35,000 (depending on skills and experience)

Duxbury Park, Chorley 

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. 

Located in Chorley, Duxbury Park is much more than just a golf venue. We have an 18 hole golf course which is laid out over 120 acres of beautiful rolling Lancashire countryside and is regarded as one of the best public courses in the North West. 

We have some exciting new developments taking place currently which includes an adventure golf with a kids play area, a 9-bay driving range and refurbishment of our food & beverage area which will all be ready for the new season in 2022.  Further investment will continue to enhance the facilities and increase golf participation.  

Reporting to the Contract Manager, the Centre Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the management of the golf centre, managing a team of staff, ensuring customer service and developing the overall financial performance and profitability of the business.

The Opportunity

  • We are looking for a Centre Manager to take overall responsibility for the effective management and operation of Duxbury Park, ensuring that the business is driven forwards to maximise sales opportunities whilst reducing the net operating costs of the facilities. 
  • A specific focus of the roles will be to ensure high standards of customer service and satisfaction are delivered whilst enhancing safe and enjoyable usage of the facilities
  • You will ideally have a keen interest in golf and leisure, with some previous management experience and will be  looking to grow the reputation of the course.

The Person

  • We are looking for a Centre Manager who is passionate about working in the Golf industry. They will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic plans and contribute fully to the effective running of the golf business. 
  • The successful candidate will need to be flexible, reliable, possess good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.
  • You will be required to work 40 hours per week which consist of some shift work and potentially weekends.
  • Ideally you will have a recognised qualification in Golf Management. You can demonstrate knowledge of the industry and have commercial and financial acumen.

What can Lex Leisure offer you?

  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Free golf 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

How to Apply

Please apply with a letter of application and attach your CV.

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Applications by: 30/11/2021