Working Hours: Wednesday 6:30am-10am and Saturdays 8:30am-12
Salary: £6.83 - £9.50 per hour depending on age
Here at Shropshire Community Leisure trust our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team - and right now we are recruiting for a Recreational Leisure Centre to join the centre.
As the Leisure Assistant you will have specific responsibilities for providing clean and safe recreational facilities and activities and for ensuring that customers enjoy themselves. The main purpose of the role is to work within the leisure area of the centre where you will provide a variety of services which will help facilitate and support all kinds of leisure-based activities.
But you won't be working alone. Our leisure centre has a close knit and supportive team, all working towards providing an inclusive leisure hub for the entire community. You will also receive fantastic training and development opportunities and benefits including free leisure access and other various discounts.
What you'll need to do the role
This role will see you welcoming and interacting with our customers of all ages and abilities so you will be naturally friendly and helpful using your excellent communication and customer service skills to deliver an exceptional customer experience.
This role requires a reliable, hardworking and an adaptable individual with high standards as we demand a high level of hygiene within the facility. You will have an eye for detail and the confidence to work independently.
It is desirable that you have either worked in a sporting or leisure environment, so you are able to advise and promote all of our products and services accordingly.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives.
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You will be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
- Free Gym membership
- Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
- Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships.
- Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work
- A company that recognises your contribution
Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust's Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust's employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company's policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.
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