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Leisure Attendant Apprentice LEGACY LEISURE LIMITED

West Park Leisure Centre, part of Parkwood Leisure are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for health and fitness to join our friendly centre as an Leisure Attendant Apprentice!

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

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Closing date: 02 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001745418

  • Positions

    1 available

West Park Leisure Centre are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work with them as an Leisure Assistant Apprentice and gain their Level 2 in Activity Leadership!

What will the role involve? 
We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work towards their Level 2 in Activity Leadership and be part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.  

Your duties will include:
- Provide exceptional customer service to all members
- To cover lifeguard positions when needed - Ensuring safety in and around the pool
- Keeping the leisure centre and pool clean and tidy at all times to the highest possible hygiene standard
- Adopting a customer service focussed and commercial approach to sales and retention, similar to that traditionally seen in the fitness environment 
- To cover reception and deliver excellent customer service
- Delivering effective new member gym inductions
- Ensuring safety within the gym environment 
- Showing members how to use machines and equipment within the gym

This is a full-time position and you will be required to work 40 hours per week on a shift basis at your designated centre.

To be considered for this role, you must be a strong and confident swimmer. If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you can complete the following.  

•    Jump/dive into deep water
•    Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
•    Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds
•    Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part) 
•    Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Skills Required:
STRONG SWIMMING SKILLS
To be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you can complete the following:
•    Jump/dive into deep water
•    Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
•    Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds
•    Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part) 
•    Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Personal qualities

  • An open, honest and outgoing pesonality
  • High personal integrity and motivation
  • Ability to work within a team

Desired qualifications

  • No qualifications required

Future prospects

Ongoing training and support.

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.


About the employer

Located in the heart of Erewash, West Park Leisure Centre offer a 25m Swimming Pool, Teaching Pool, 80 Station Gym, Group Exercise Classes, Sauna, Steam Room and Sports Hall. If you have any questions or need more information, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Employer

LEGACY LEISURE LIMITED

Address

Wilsthorpe Road

Nottingham

NG10 4AA

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

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

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: 02 Nov 2021