Duty Officer and Health and Fitness Instructor (Joint Role)
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Scale 3 (£18,070 - £20,661)
Location: The Pavillion, Sportsfield Lane, Huncote, Leicester
Working Pattern: Full time
Advertised By: Blaby District Council
Post Number: REQ00356
Job Category: Youth / Community / Leisure Services
Advert End Date: 10 July 2017
Duty Officer & Health & Fitness Instructor (Joint Role)
£18,070 per annum
37 hours per week on a 3 week rota including one weekend in three
The Pavilion is a modern, vibrant Leisure Centre located in Huncote, Leicestershire and managed by Blaby District Council. The centre has a new state of the art 37 station gym and we are looking to recruit a Health & Fitness Instructor and Duty Officer, on a joint role, on a permanent basis.
In this role you will help support, to provide a safe and friendly environment to all users, providing inspiring fitness coaching, giving expert advice and guidance on all aspects of exercise. You will have a proven working knowledge of the Leisure industry within a service lead environment, and be passionate about customer needs and expectations along side a keen business viewpoint.
Highly enthusiastic and self motivated, you will deliver a first class service to our new and existing customers and possess excellent organisational and communication skills and be IT literate in Microsoft Office.
The successful candidate will have experience of working in a customer focused environment, possess REPS Level 2 qualification, a commitment to continued Continual Professional Development, and have a flexible approach to work with the ability to adapt to varying situations.
The shift pattern will vary to suit the requirements of the service and includes working Daytime/Evenings and Weekends.
The post will require an Enhanced DBS Checks as the position involves working closely with children and vulnerable groups.
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme, childcare vouchers and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the links below: Working for us and Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Fiona Dyer, Senior Duty Officer on 0116 272 7742 for an informal discussion.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the ‘apply online’ button below.
Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 2727517.
Closing date: 10th July 2017
Interview date: 18th July 2017