Leisure Team Member Apprentice ACTIVE NORTHUMBERLAND

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: 03 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Shift pattern which includes, early mornings, evenings, and weekends Shift patterns can be discussed and agreed prior to starting.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 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 Fitness or Gym Instructing
  • Level 3 Certificate in First Aid 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once fully qualified the candidate will be able to apply for job vacancies within Active Northumberland.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Desired

About the employer

Active Northumberland manage the leisure provision on behalf of Northumberland County Council. Active Northumberland is a charitable trust.




Morpeth Sports & Leisure Centre

Gas House Lane


NE61 1SR

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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: 03 Oct 2023