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These are exciting opportunities to join one of the UK’s largest and most successful providers of Health, Leisure and Community Services. Operating in excess of 80 leisure facilities nationwide, we are now looking to recruit Managers to ensure we continually develop and maintain high quality customer services, whilst enhancing customer participation and enjoyment:
Wycombe Sports Centre, Buckinghamshire Salary: £28000 - £31,000
The facility sits in the scenic countryside of the Thames Valley and Chilterns, an area of outstanding natural beauty, which provides excellent access to the M40. Wycombe Sports Centre is the largest of the three facilities within this busy contract, which is run in partnership with Wycombe District council.
Wavelengths Leisure Centre, Lewisham Salary: c£30,000
Situated in the London Borough of Lewisham this centre is one of four of the prime sport and leisure facilities within the area, which following recent substantial investment provide up-to-date services for local communities. This busy contract is run in partnership with Lewisham council.
The successful candidates will take overall responsibility for the effective management and operation of their centre, particularly ensuring that high standards of service and customer delivery are set and maintained. This position will allow you to develop your skills and reputation whilst enhancing safe and enjoyable usage of the facilities and increasing profitability, this will include responsibility for the your own financial forecasts and budgets.
We believe it is essential that you possess excellent communication and client liaison skills. You will be allowed the freedom to manage and develop your staff effectively to meet the customer and operational requirements. We want you to have your own developed, dynamic and responsive team that you can be proud of. It goes without saying that flexibility and a customer service approach is a necessity. It is probable that you will hold a degree or equivalent qualification. These sites have wet and dryside facilities and therefore relevant technical knowledge and ability would be required.
Applications by: 23rd April 2010
All positions require a CRB disclosure. Parkwood Leisure is an equal opportunities employer
22-24hpw, shift rota basis including some weekends. Salary £14,519-£15,003 pa, pro rata.
£18,942 to £20,589 plus benefits 37 hours per week
Tonbridge Swimming Pool, rated excellent under QUEST, is a unique pools facility situated in the heart of Kent, committed to developing a quality team through training and development.
We are looking for a dynamic and customer-focused Duty Manager to join the management team of this busy facility. You will be responsible for the day to day management and act as a key-holder working a mixture of early, late and weekend shifts.
Reporting to the General Manager, the Duty Manager is a key player within the team driving continuous improvement in the management and operation of the Centre. The key focus for the successful candidate will be the delivery of a high standard of service to the customer. You should be quality driven, have sound operational and people skills, be flexible and prepared to deliver results.
This challenging role demands excellent communication skills and an ability to lead and motivate a team. You should have previous supervisory experience, preferably within a leisure environment.
. For an informal discussion please contact Martin Guyton, Leisure Contracts Manager on 01732 876150
Closing date for applications: 23 April 2010.
Working towards equal opportunities.
Please note that all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for this job (as given in the personal specification) will be invited to interview.
This position is subject to disclosure from the Criminal Record Bureau.
Responsible for the day to day safe running of the centre, managing a team of Leisure Assistants.
. Recruitment subject to satisfactory enhanced CRB check.
16hpw. Salary circa £15,000 pa pro rata. We are looking for an individual to join our cultural development team who can take the lead in developing our sports-based programmes and become an advocate and initiator for sports opportunities throughout the Tandridge district. We are looking for a highly motivated person with a genuine passion for sport and developing sports opportunities for children and young people. You should be able to demonstrate good organisation and co-ordination skills and be an excellent communicator. Candidates with experience of coaching and sports co-ordination are desirable but this post may be ideal for a graduate or someone looking to start a career in sports development. Tandridge Leisure hosts a coaching programme of sports courses for children and young people and regularly organises special partnership events such as badminton tournaments, swimathons, youth triathlon and organising the Tandridge team for the Surrey Youth Games.
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