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KIMBERLEY LEISURE CENTRE

FITNESS ADVISOR – PART TIME

Salary: £8.91 to £9,28 per hour. 17.08 hours per week.            Closing date: Monday 3 September 2018 at 5.00 pm

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Kimberley Leisure Centre as a part time Fitness Advisor. Kimberley is a large leisure centre with two swimming pools, a modern, 70 station gym (Technogym), an interactive youth gym, two exercise studios, a cycling studio, training studio and several floodlit 3G football pitches. L Leisure are also about to implement a Personal Training scheme which offers employees the opportunity to deliver PT on site. The centre attracts over 550,000 customers per year and this post represents an excellent opportunity to establish a career path within the leisure industry.

The post holder’s responsibilities include providing advice and instruction to customers in the gym, identifying their aspirations, becoming their ‘lifestyle coach’ and helping them meet their goals. You will be in the front line of customer service, encouraging and helping customers participate and generally providing a high level of service within the main gym and also the iGym for children aged 8 to 15 years. You will be involved in fitness activities, gym promotions, exercise programmes, supervision of customers and equipment and inductions, as well as membership promotion, sales and retention schemes and the customer journey with L Leisure. The hours of work are over a three week rota:

Week1: Tuesdays, 3.15-7.15pm; Thursdays, 3.15-8.15pm; Fridays, 3.15-7.15pm

Week 2: Wednesdays, 3.15-10.15pm; Thursdays, 3.15-8.15pm; Fridays, 3.15-7.15pm; Saturdays, 8.45am-12noon

Week 3: Wednesdays, 3.15-10.15pm; Thursdays, 3.15-9.00pm; Fridays, 3.15-7.15pm; Saturdays, 8.45am-12noon

You should aspire to attain new qualifications, have a thirst to gain knowledge, a passion for sports and fitness and demonstrate a genuine desire to develop, help and support others.   You must have excellent communication skills with a professional approach and be willing to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.  It is essential that applicants have experience of working in the leisure industry and have the desire and potential to lead group exercise classes.

It is essential that applicants are in possession of a Level 2 Gym Instructors qualification or its equivalent. It would be desirable to hold some group exercise training qualifications and/or sports coaching certificates.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure.

Please quote reference no H606a

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website

TEMPORARY POOL LEISURE ASSISTANT – FULL TIME (UP TO 12 MONTHS)

 Salary : £17,194 – £17,918 per annum        Closing date: Wednesday 29th August 2018 @ 5 pm

Kimberley is a large leisure centre with two swimming pools, a modern 70 station gym (Technogym), an interactive youth gym, two exercise studios, a cycling studio, training studio and several floodlit 3G football pitches.

This is an excellent opportunity to begin a career in the leisure industry. You will be responsible for supervising swimmers in the pools, assisting with the day to day running of the centre, ensuring health, safety and well-being of customers and the smooth operation and cleanliness of the facility. Your duties will include lifeguarding and supervising pool activities; erecting and maintaining sports equipment; assisting with general cleaning duties around the centre; preparing the facility for operation. You will be in the front line of customer service, providing advice and information, helping customers participate and generally providing a high level of service.

It is essential that applicants are in possession of a current, valid RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (8th edition) or its equivalent and preferably hold some sports coaching qualifications, e.g. Community Sports Leaders Award, National Governing Body certificate, etc.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure.

Please quote reference no TMH666

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website

RELIEF LEISURE STAFF

TRAMPOLINE COACH/GYMNASTICS COACH/FOOTBALL COACHSalary : £12.46 – £13.27 ph

Chilwell Olympia and Kimberley Leisure Centre are both looking to appoint enthusiastic, motivated and committed coaches for their children’s coaching programme.

Trampoline / Gymnastics

As well as holding, or working towards, a British Gymnastics qualification in either Gymnastics or Trampolining, you should be able to work alongside our existing coaches using your own initiative, and be able to work effectively with others in the team.

We are ideally looking for coaches with a Level 2 qualification or above, however we will consider applicants with a Level 1 qualification who are interested in gaining the Level 2 award.

Hours of work for these recreational classes are spread across most evenings between the two sites.  Please contact either Chilwell Olympia or Kimberley Leisure Centre for an informal chat regarding your qualification and the hours that you would be required to work.

If you have some knowledge, experience and a passion for Gymnastics or Trampolining and the ability to inspire children we do have funding available to pay for Level 1 and Level 2 courses.

Football

We are seeking somebody with a Level 1 or 2 football coaching qualification who has the ability to engage with children and provide a fun and exciting environment.

Duties will include planning and delivering safe, enjoyable and progressive football coaching sessions to children aged between 5 to 11 years at Kimberley Leisure Centre. It is desirable that applicants have experience of sports coaching and working with children. Hours of work are Wednesday evenings, 5-6pm.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure.

Our preferred method for applying for jobs is online at www.broxtowe.gov.uk

(Please do not send CVs).

If this is not possible, application packs can be obtained by contacting the recruitment team, Human Resources Division on 0115 9173342/3372.

Please quote reference no. INSKLC

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website 

 


CHILWELL OLYMPIA SPORTS CENTRE

PART TIME RECEPTIONIST – PART TIME           

Salary : £8.91 – £9.29 per hour – 11.5 hours per week         Closing Date: Wednesday 5 September 2018 at 5.00 pm

 (covering every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoon)

 

Chilwell Olympia is operated by Liberty Leisure Limited a not for profit trading company wholly owned by Broxtowe Borough Council. It is a community sports facility linked to Chilwell School and is the home of The Nottingham Badminton Association.

Chilwell needs an enthusiastic, committed and flexible individual to join our team to provide customers with an excellent experience.

First impressions are important and the receptionist is often the first point of contact for our customers either over the phone, face to face or by email and is therefore a key part of the service.

The post holder will develop an understanding of the sports centres activities and booking systems enabling a consistent and efficient service for our customers. Duties include meeting and greeting customers, answering the phone, taking bookings and supporting the delivery team to provide an excellent customer service at the point of sale.

The post holder will have the opportunity to gain additional experience by supporting the Liberty Leisure Limited team in other departments.

There is a shift pattern that operates over a 3 week period.

Applicants should have:-

  • Excellent communication and customer care skills
  • A good understanding of general ICT functions that can be applied to operating our booking system
  • Ability to work under own initiative and to deadlinesThe successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure.

Please quote reference no: H265

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website

 


POST REF: RELIEF LEISURE STAFF

LEISURE ASSISTANT/LIFEGUARD/FITNESS ADVISOR/RECEPTIONIST – Salary: £8.20 ph CLEANER – Salary: £7.63 ph

We operate 3 leisure centres at Bramcote, Chilwell & Kimberley and regularly has vacancies for relief staff across a range of roles including: Leisure Assistants,Lifeguards,Fitness Advisors, Receptionists and Cleaners. If you are a friendly and outgoing person who can demonstrate a positive attitude towards customer service and are committed to achieving high standards and looking for your first step into the leisure industry you would be perfect for one of these roles.

Relief staff are expected to cover staff holidays and sickness periods as well as providing additional support during peak hours such as school holidays.

Experience of working in a fast paced customer service environment would be a distinct advantage although not essential as full training will be provided.

It is essential that applicants for lifeguarding posts of are in possession of a current, valid National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.

The successful candidate could be asked to apply for an Enhanced (DBS) Disclosure. 

If you are interested in applying for a relief position please complete an application form using the link under related articles, indicating the role and preferred Leisure Centre you are applying for.

Applications will only be accepted for the specific posts as stated above.

Please quote the relevant reference number eg:

Bramcote Leisure Centre – RELBLC

Chilwell Olympia Sports Centre – RELCO

Kimberley Leisure Centre – RELKLC

Closing Date: Ongoing

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website


POST REFS: RELBLC/RELKLC/RELCO – COACH/INSTRUCTOR VACANCIES

Salary: Competitive rates of pay

We provide an extensive range of quality activities and events at Bramcote, Chilwell and Kimberley.

We are looking for qualified coaches who are capable and committed to providing high quality instruction to a wide customer base within various activities and sporting disciplines (see below for specific roles).

For the right individuals development training may also be available.

Contact an Assistant Manager at any of Broxtowe Borough Council’s Leisure Centres to discuss the available opportunities on the following numbers:

  • Bramcote Leisure Centre Aquafit/Swimming/Pilates/Step/Inclusion Swimming* – (Post Ref:RELBLC) 0115 9173000
  • Chilwell Olympia Gymnastics/Trampolining/Fitness Instructors – (Post Ref:RELCO) 0115 9173333
  • Kimberley Leisure Centre Swimming/Pilates/Aerobics/Trampolining/ Gymnastics/Football – (Post Ref: RELKLC) 0115 9173366

* Inclusion Swimming Instructor – requires specific experience teaching young people with complex learning difficulties.

All coaches and instructors will be required to apply for an Enhanced (CRB) Disclosure.

Applications will only be accepted for the specific posts as stated above.

Please quote the relevant reference number eg:

Bramcote Leisure Centre – RELBLC

Chilwell Olympia Sports Centre – RELCO

Kimberley Leisure Centre – RELKLC

Closing Date: Ongoing

Application for this job can be completed online, through the Broxtowe Borough Council website