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Apprentice Leisure Attendant Dukeries Leisure Centre

To work as a member of the centre team in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the Centre, both in the swimming pool and dry areas. To assist with the day-to-day operation of the Centre and ensure all areas are ready for use as required in terms of cleanliness, equipment and availability.

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

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Closing date: 04 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Sunday - Various on a shift rota

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

To undertake the following tasks to ensure the smooth running of the centre:

  • Complete setups/change over's on time and to the standard defined in the method statements
  • To assist with the opening up the centre ensuring that all areas are fit for public use
  • To assist with locking up the building ensuring all members of the public have vacated and all areas are clean and tidy in preparation for the next day
  • Complete comprehensive cleaning of all areas including litter picking outside areas
  • To perform lifeguard duties in a vigilant manner
  • Complete planned maintenance tasks as set out in the maintenance schedule
  • Perform high level/deep cleaning in accordance with the daily check sheets
  • Maintain first aid supplies
  • Use cleaning machines to ensure to perform specific tasks
  • Assist with the co-ordination of children's holiday activities
  • Assist with the promotion any class/session that the Centre is running, and to take/run the class/session if qualified
  • Keep Management informed of any accidents/incidents which occur on your shift, and to report any situation which may be a health and safety hazard
  • Assist with the marketing and promotion of the leisure centre
  • To maintain security of the premises and any equipment therein
  • Attend pool lifeguard training once per month and successfully pass pool examinations on a 6th monthly basis
  • Continually patrol the building and outside areas
  • Be aware of health and safety regulations such as Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, COSHH and Manual Handling
  • Report any faults to the Operations manager and complete all relevant paperwork

At Dukeries Leisure Centre you will be studying towards your Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2 Standard.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Be proactive

Desired qualifications

None required.

Future prospects

Potential of employment at the conclusion of the apprenticeship.

About the employer

Active4Today Ltd was established on 1 June 2015 and is the preferred operator for Newark and Sherwood District Council Leisure Centres and Sports Development. It also provides management support to Southwell Leisure Centre Trust. The Council have ownership of the buildings and are responsible for major structural liabilities. The Council is accountable for ensuring that the service is delivered to the required standard.


Dukeries Leisure Centre


Dukeries Complex

Main Road


NG22 9JJ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


  • Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Leisure team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 04 Oct 2021