Apprentice Lifeguard/Leisure Assistant Grange Community Association

Are you looking to kick start your career within the sport and leisure industry? The Grange Community & Leisure Centre are looking for motivated candidates to work towards their Leisure Operations NVQ Level 2!

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

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Closing date: 11 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    30 hours shift work inc. evenings and weekends

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    19 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001188804

  • Positions

    1 available

The Grange Community & Leisure Centre are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work towards their Leisure Operations NVQ Level 2 and be part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.  

The job will involve:

  • Effective communication with other team members.
  • Equipment setups safely and on time.
  • Maintenance of company standards at all times.
  • Provision of safe and effective pool supervision.
  • Building cleanliness and undertaking other various housekeeping duties.
  • Building and being part of a successful and well-motivated team.
  • Delivering excellent customer service at all times.

This is a full-time position and you will be required to work a minimum of 30 hours per week on a shift basis at your designated centre. You will receive on-going training and benefit from free use of the gym.

The  programme is 12-15 months in duration and you will be employed on a fixed term contract. On successfully completing your Apprenticeship we would expect to be able to offer you continued employment and development opportunities. 

Pay and benefits 
£3.30 per hour apprenticeship wage paid from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period).

Free use of gym, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.

What will your training involve?

  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services. 
  • Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations. 
  • Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning. 
  • Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Candidates must be passionate about wanting to work within the leisure industry and willing to work towards their NVQ.

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work well witin a team.

Qualifications required

  • No previous qualifications required.

Future prospects

Possible progression onto further qualifications and a full time position.

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

Sports and Leisure Management Limited (SLM Ltd) is the company behind the Everyone Active brand. The Company is the longest established leisure contractor in the UK having been formed in 1987 by our CEO Stephen Hulme. The Company has seen significant growth over the years and currently manages 93 sports, leisure and cultural facilities in partnership with 34 Local Authority clients. - Sehuihghjugle more at: http://www.everyoneactive.com/Page/5/About/1097/About-Us#sthash.yZ1idHLC.dpuf

Employer

Grange Community Association

Address

Bepton Road

Midhurst

GU29 9HD

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Wellbeing Operational Services. 
  • Level 2 Certificate in Leisure Operations. 
  • Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning. 
  • Customer service/ Sales/Marketing within the Leisure Environment.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.

Apprenticeship framework

Leisure Operations and Leisure Management

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link to apply.


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

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Sep 2017