Sports Apprentice BURNLEY LEISURE
Burnley Leisure is a registered charity looking for self-motivated people who aspire to develop themselves and are committed to learning. Based at St Peter's Centre and Padiham Leisure Centre you will gain a broad range of experience working as a sports centre. Your role will include teaching swimming, doing gym inductions and cleaning operations.
Closing date: 23 Aug 2023
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The working week is a 3-week rota including weekends. Days and shifts to be confirmed. Shifts will be between 6:30am and 10:30pm.
Total hours per week: 36.25
Possible start date
24 Aug 2023
31 Jan 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Daily duties include:
- Teaching swimming
- Supervision of bathers
- Gym inductions
- Cleaning operations
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The apprentice will be working towards a Level 2 Leisure Team Member qualification and the the training will be provided one site, the apprentice will be required to have at least a level 4 and above in maths and English.
Qualifications will include
- A IQL Level 2 Award in Pool Lifeguarding
- One of the following: A Swim England Level 2 in Teaching Swimming or A STA level 2 Certificate in Teaching Swimming
- A Level 2 Certificate in Fitness or Gym Instruction awarded by; Focus Awards, Active IQ, Innovate Awarding, NCFE, VCTC or YMCA Awards
- A Level 3 certificate in First Aid (to be taken either as a stand-alone qualification or as a separate part of the IQL Level 2 Award in Pool Lifeguarding)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
There is a potential of being offered a full-time permanent position on completion of the apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
About the employer
ST. PETERS CENTRE
Leisure team member
Level 2 (GCSE)
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