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Recreation Assistant Apprentice Rushcliffe Arena - Nottingham - LEX

The role of Recreation Assistant is a great position to be able to carry out and be involved in the full range of leisure activities. Continually customer facing, the role provides rewarding opportunities. Meeting new people, variation in both activities and learning provides an exciting working day, every day, for our Recreation Assistant.

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

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Closing date: 04 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,005.00

  • Working week

    Mon - Sun - Exact shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000103138

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role of Recreation Assistant is a great position to be able to carry out and be involved in the full range of leisure activities. Continually customer facing, the role provides rewarding opportunities.

Meeting new people, variation in both activities and learning provides an exciting working day, every day, for our Recreation Assistants.

Main Duties

- To guide, care for and assist all Leisure Centre customers.

- To facilitate a friendly but efficient working relationship with the people who use the Leisure Centre.

- To work as part of a team to achieve the objectives and usage targets of the Leisure Centre.

- To innovate ideas and initiate action to increase the usage of the Leisure Centre.

- To ensure all facilities are presented to the highest levels of cleanliness and comfort.

- Assist the Duty Manager in the effective control and security of the facility, patrolling all appropriate areas ensuring that equipment is stored safely and securely.

- To be aware of all Health and Safety issues within the Centre, to constantly implement and assess procedures drawing attention to any unsafe practices.

- To ensure all parts of the Centre are safe and secure when not in use.

- To cover duties of such other members of staff as required.

- To undertake any other duties as may be required to assist in the running of the Leisure Centre.

- Portray a positive image of the Leisure Centre, wearing the uniform provided whilst on duty.

Some great benefits below:

- Competitive salary

- Generous annual leave

- Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

- Employee health cash plan

- Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending

- Cycle to Work scheme

- Pension Scheme

- Company sick pay

- Career progression

- Training and development

At Rushcliffe Arena - Lex Leisure you will be working towards a Leisure Team Member Standard Level 2 over the course of 15 months.

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

Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2

Functional Skills Level 2 in Maths and English

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Lex Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills

Qualifications

Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

The current National Minimum Wage Flexibility for shift work

About the employer

Located in the heart of Nottingham, at Rushcliffe Arena we offer a 145 Station Gym, 6x Lane 25m-Swimming Pool & Family Themed Play Pool, 4x Court Sports Hall, 3x Squash Courts and 2x Snooker Tables. If you have any questions or need more information please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Employer

Rushcliffe Arena - Nottingham - LEX

Address

Rugby Road

NG2 7HY

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

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 Jan 2023