Recreation Assistant Apprenticeship ACS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS LIMITED
This apprenticeship role provides the opportunity to work within a busy school Sports facility, which along with being host to a wide range of sports fixtures, also hosts a number of external sports clubs and events.
Closing date: 31 Aug 2022
Paid monthly on 28th of each month
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
12 Sep 2022
27 Jul 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- Support the day-to-day operations of the Sports Centre and outdoor sports facilities
- Setting up & taking down sports equipment
- Cleaning/housekeeping tasks
- Covering the reception desk and dealing with customer/member queries
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ – Level 2)
First Aid at Work Certificate (Level 3)
[The above courses are completed as part of the same 6-day training course]
Swim England (Level 2) in Teaching Swimming
Level 2 Certification in Fitness/Gym Instructors
[The schedule for the above courses will be dependent on the course provider but are usually completed by attending a series of days over a month/3-month period]
*Where possible, courses will take place at ACS Sports Centre. Where this is not possible, a suitable course will be sourced within as close a proximity to Cobham (or the apprentice’s home address) as possible
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Career progression to full-time Recreation Assistant and then to Sports Centre Duty Manager
Alternative route – swim coaching or fitness instructor/personal training
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Other National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (Grade Pass) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Simon Tomlins (Operations Manager)
Leisure team member
Level 2 (GCSE)