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We are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our growing operations department, to support, enhance and deliver the day to day services of our Leisure facilities. If leisure is your passion, then this would be a great opportunity for you to embark on a long and rewarding career in leisure operations.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Shifts will be on a 3 week rota system, with more detail provided at interview. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working as part of a team, it is the responsibility of the leisure team member to undertake a range of operational duties such as;

  • Assisting with opening and closing of the facility
  • Undertaking routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment and environment
  • Assist with the safe set up of equipment for customers use
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 leisure team member standard:

  • Maths and English functional skills (if required)
  • Level 2 award in pool lifeguarding
  • Level 2 in swimming teaching
  • Level 2 in gym instructing
  • Level 3 certificate in first aid

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Trafford Leisure will guarantee permanent employment for anyone who completes their apprentice with up with hours ranging from 16 to 36.25 hours per week. As an employer we develop our people and their careers with Trafford Leisure.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Trafford Leisure is a community interest company, we exist to benefit the Trafford community and we are committed to being a responsible and sustainable employer. We are the largest operator of sport and leisure facilities in Trafford, operating eight indoor facilities, one golf course and driving range and 31 outdoor football pitches, attracting over 2 million visits and employing a workforce of over 300 people. Our team support, guide and motivate people and communities to get healthy and be active and we want YOU to become part of this fantastic team. The main Aim of our business is to ‘make Trafford the most active place in England’.




Stretford Leisure Centre

Great Stone Road, Stretford


M32 0ZS

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Training provider


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: 30 Sep 2022