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Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure

Barry Leisure Centre


Full time, permanent



Salary dependant on experience

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 within Barry.

Exciting opportunities exist for a Duty Manager looking to develop their career at a high performing centre. The centre hosts a variety of gym equipment, sports hall, two swimming pools and spin studio.

The Opportunity

  • Reporting to the Centre Manager, the successful candidate will have a passion for delivering customer excellence. 

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day operation of the centre including:

    • Health and safety, 

    • Customer care, 

    • Financial procedures 

    • Leading and managing multiple departments, such as HR, overseeing pool plant operations, Reception and sales.

    • You will have responsibility for human resources, including rotas and being a pint of contact for employees.

    • Ordering stock and chemicals

  • The post is worked over 40 hours per week including evenings and weekends. The shifts are 5:30AM - 13.30PM /13.00PM- 22.00PM, weekend shifts are 7.30am - 5.30PM

  • The Duty Manager post is subject to its own agreed responsibilities. 

The Person

An NPLQ is essential and a Pool Plant Operators qualification is desirable as well as a recognised Leisure Management qualification. 

  • The successful candidate should ideally have previous knowledge of the leisure industry and a good level of experience of working in a very busy wet facility. 
  • Excellent communication skills, flexibility and a total commitment to customer service are essential. 

  • Successful applicants will be provided with full training in all aspects of this role. 

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

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: 14/12/2021