Fitness Apprentice The Lifestyle Centre

Fantastic opportunity to complete an Apprenticeship Programme in Active Leisure. You will be responsible for ensuring health and safety throughout the leisure centre. Ensuring high standards of customer care. Apply today!

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £120.00

  • Working week

    30 hours over 7 days, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001295644

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a great opportunity to begin your career working in the active leisure sector. You will be expected to follow the below:

  • Responsible for ensuring health and safety throughout the leisure centre
  • Ensuring high standards of customer care
  • Convey any comments/concerns from customers back to your line manager
  • Be aware of normal operating procedures and work instructions to implement emergency action plans in accordance with leisure centre procedures
  • To set up and put away equipment
  • Ensuring tasks are completed promptly to aid the smooth running of the activity timetable
  • To undertake any cleaning and maintaining of equipment that may be required in line with manufacturer's guidelines

As an apprentice you will be included on an Operational Services  Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor who will visit you on a regular basis throughout the 12 months, to deliver the training and coach you whilst you work. This will be delivered by an award-winning training provider.

Clear communicator, sound organisational skills, possess the ability to react in a controlled manner to an emergency, have a positive approach to additional duties that may be required in a very busy and demanding public service environment.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Clear communicator, sound organisational skills, possess the ability to react in a controlled manner to an emergency, have a positive approach to additional duties that may be required in a very busy and demanding public service environment.

Personal qualities

Ability to follow instructions, understanding of high quality customer service, an active interest in sports.
30 hours over 7 days  may include evenings and weekends .

Qualifications required

No qualifications required as full training will be given

Future prospects

After successful completion of the apprentice scheme there could be the opportunity to become part of our team, through casual, part time or full time employment subject to vacancies at end of scheme.

Things to consider

It is important that you have your own travel arrangements as this site is not easily accessible by public transport. Please note you could be asked to interview earlier than date given, as we are looking to fulfil the positions as soon as possible. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment! Follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/babcocktraining The National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training. More info is available at http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Employment/Employees/TheNationalMinimumWage/DG_10027201

About the employer

The Lifestyle Centre offers a health and fitness experience like no other. Situated in the stunning grounds of Ashridge Country Estate, few leisure facilities can boast such an amazing setting in which to achieve your fitness goals. Originally Ashridge Priory, the huge Neo-Gothic estate has a proud sporting tradition, having once been used by Henry VIII as a hunting lodge, as well as playing host to Henry Cotton as their golf club professional during his Open Championship-winning years.

Employer

The Lifestyle Centre

Address

Ashridge

Berkhamsted

HP4 1NS

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Training provider

As an Apprentice you will be included on an Exercise & Fitness Level 2 Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor who will visit you on a regular basis, to deliver the training and coach the Apprentice and will be observing whilst you work.

Apprenticeship framework

Exercise and Fitness

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Pauline McFarlane 01704 502211 pauline.mcfarlane@babcockinternational.com


Employer's Application Instructions

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer.


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Sep 2017