Leisure & Tourism
Other key information: Opening hours Monday – Friday 5pm-10pm and weekends 8am-6pm, with cover opportunities for holidays and holiday camps
Do you have as much enthusiasm as our customers? Can you help run a sports centre with 30+ exercise classes per week and external clubs from Archery to Tennis to RugbyTots?
Role Snapshot:… Are you passionate about community resources and helping to build this thriving community sports centre towards its aspirations? Can you bring confidence, take ownership and lead by example?Do you enjoy being active, wellbeing and thrive on being part of busy team working a range of shifts and dealing with the public working? Then read on...
What you could be part of…
Framingham Earl Sports Centre is a community venue shared with Sapienta Academic Trust. Open to the high school in the term day and the community evenings and weekends. We have worked hard to grow our exercise classes from 8 per week to 30 per week, simultaneously with introducing activity providers from Archery to Roller Skating. We are looking for a committed Team Leader to join our small team.
Working at the Council enables you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like. Continuous improvement is also vital and we challenge ourselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.
What you’ll be doing…
- Be a key holder to the venue
- Supervising the Centre in the managers absence
- Assuming a leadership role within the team
- Setting up activities within the centre such as trampolining, badminton, exercise classes, football.
- Assisting with show rounds from the public, schools
- Administrative duties including daily checklists and cashing up
- Ensuring the centre is well run and ready for business
- Our teams work across our 5 leisure centres so you need to be able to travel between centres and enjoy this flexible working style
You must have…
Either have or be prepared to complete a First Aid Qualification. Experience of working with the public, have good concentration skills and the ability to communicate clearly and professionally with our customers.
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Where are we advertising?
Advertising Internally and Externally - If external, please apply via our website. If internal, please apply via submitting your expression of interest to the relevant recruiting manager, a template for an expression of interest can be found on Connect.
Closing Date: 18 September 2022
Interview Date: To be confirmed
*The Councils reserve the right to close the any and all vacancies after one week, if there is judged to be a sufficient number of applications received.