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Trainee Duty Manager

Parkwood Community Leisure

Tarka Tennis

South West


TRAINEE DUTY MANAGER                            
Site: Tarka Tennis Centre
Salary: £11,830.00 – 35 hours
An exciting opportunity exists within our North Devon Contract. The Tarka Tennis Centre is an LTA Beacon site that boasts 6 indoor courts & 4 outdoor courts, making it one of the top tennis facilities in the country. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to progress in a leisure management career.

This key role will report to the Senior Duty Manager and will involve the day-to-day management of the facility, taking full responsibility of the centre at certain times, including contract adherence, health and safety, customer care and leading and managing a small team of staff. The successful candidate will also take a lead role in developing the centre in order to drive the usage and profitability of the centre.

An interest in tennis is preferred but not essential as this is an operational role. Training will be offered to the successful candidate to undertake First Aid at Work and other qualifications needed to enhance the service delivery to the customer.

The successful candidate will have the ability to lead and motivate a team, knowledge of the leisure industry, excellent communication skills, a flexible approach to work, and the commitment to deliver great customer service.

All positions are subject to DBS checks.

If you believe you have the knowledge and skills required for the above position, please send a letter of application and full CV to David Lesslie, Duty Manager, Tarka Tennis Centre, Seven Brethren Bank, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AS or E-mail:

Closing Date: 13/09/13

Parkwood Leisure is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Applications by: 13/09/2013