Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship Burnham on Sea and Sports Academy

Are you looking to kick start your career within the sport and leisure industry? Burnham on Sea Swim and Sports Academy are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work towards their Leisure Team Member Level 2 Apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 17 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,600.00

  • Working week

    Mon-Sun - exact shifts to be confirmed, including early mornings, evenings and weekends

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000184795

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Burnham on Sea Swim and Sports Academy are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work with them as an Leisure Assistant Apprentice and gain their Level 2 in Leisure Team Member apprenticeship.

What will the role involve?

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work towards their Leisure Operation & Leisure Management Level 2 and be part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.

The job will involve:

  • Assisting the swim teaching team to deliver swim lessons that are up to company standard. Swim Teaching and Lifeguarding will be the main focus of this role
  • Equipment setups safely and on time
  • Maintenance of company standards at all times
  • Provision of safe and effective pool supervision
  • Building cleanliness and undertaking other various housekeeping duties
  • Building and being part of a successful and well-motivated team
  • Delivering excellent customer service at all times

This is a full-time position and you will be required to work 40 hours per week on a shift basis at your designated centre.

To be considered for this role, you must be a strong and confident swimmer. If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you can complete 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 and where pool design permits

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

As an apprentice with Legacy Leisure you will be studying towards a 12-18 months qualification that will be the Level 2 Leisure Team Member Apprenticeship.

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

Leisure Team Member with Institute of Swimming Apprenticeship L2 including Functional Skills in maths and English.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further qualifications and progressions within the company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills

Qualifications

Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

About the employer

Burnham-on-Sea Swim and Sports Academy has a wide range of facilities to help you with your fitness journey. Located in the heart of Burnham-on-Sea, we have a state-of-the-art gym, group classes, a 25m swimming pool and sports hall. So whether you are just starting out, or exercise regularly, we've got everything you need.

Employer

Burnham on Sea and Sports Academy

Address

Berrow Road

TA8 2ET

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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: 17 Oct 2023