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Multi Skilled Leisure Attendant Apprentice SPORTS AND LEISURE MANAGEMENT LTD

We're looking for enthusiastic people with a willingness to learn who can help achieve our mission of getting our customers to be active 30 minutes a day 5 times a week. Your day-to-day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation.

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

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Closing date: 13 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,005.00

  • Working week

    Includes early mornings, weekends and evenings. Exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000107511

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Everyone Active is a leading UK Leisure Provider and are recruiting Apprenticeships in Leisure Team Member roles, to start a career in the Leisure Industry.

Progression within the company is a core value, and on completion of your apprenticeship you will have plenty of opportunities to progress and develop within the company.

Your day-to-day duties with consist of working to ensure the full operations of a Leisure Centre and maintaining all of the required set standards across the organisation. Undertake the operational housekeeping of the leisure facility. For example, assembling, dismantling, routine maintenance and storage of equipment. Monitor customer use of equipment and ensure their safety, intervening as necessary. You will be trained to safely operate the pool as part of a team and ensure the safety of the public. As part of your role, you will learn and develop all the skills required to operate the different leisure facilities and activities such as swim and fitness provision.

This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry. A candidate who is keen to learn and become a valued member of the team with flexible skills and attributes to develop into the future.

This is a full-time position, and you will be required to work a minimum 30 hours per week on a shift basis at your designated centre. You will be employed on a fixed term contract.

If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do 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

At Spelthorne Leisure Centre you will be studying towards your Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2 Standard over the course of 15 months.

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

As part of the 18-month programme you will gain the following qualifications:

  • Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • National Pool Lifeguard
  • First Aid at Work
  • Level 2 Gym Instructing
  • Level 1 Assistant Swim Teaching
  • Level 2 Swim Teaching
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential Progression to Team Leader and then onto Duty Management training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills

Qualifications

Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

Job requires evening and weekend working on a rota basis.

About the employer

Spelthorne Leisure Centre has got just about everything you'll need to achieve your fitness goals. Gym fans will love our state-of-the-art, 120-station gym, while swimmers can enjoy our two pools in which we host our award-winning swimming lessons, as well as other aquatic activities.

Employer

SPORTS AND LEISURE MANAGEMENT LTD

Address

Knowle Green

TW18 1AJ

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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: 13 Mar 2023