Job Title : Activity Leadership Apprentice
Employer : Places for People - Leighton Recreation Centre
Location : Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 3PT
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Fitness and Active Leisure
Vacancy Reference : VAC-39481
Vacancy Short Description : Are you looking to kick-start your career in the Leisure Industry? Leighton Recreation Centre are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to join their team as a Leisure Attendant and study towards an Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
Qualifications Required : No previous qualifications required
Vacancy Full Description : As a Leisure Attendant Apprentice you will be responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of all users at the leisure centre, setting up equipment and activities and working towards your Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
You will also be required to provide customer service to the highest standard.
Your duties and overall role will include:
To comply with the Centre’s Health and Safety procedures at all times.
To deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner.
To report any matter of concern to the Duty Manager immediately.
Planning and supervising gym based exercise
Supervising gym based exercise
Conducting gym tours and inductions
To prepare activity areas involving the setting up/dismantling of equipment.
To ensure that all Centre equipment is stored safely and securely when not in use.
To assist the Duty Manager with any tasks involved in the operation of the Centre.
Apprentices may also need to assist in other duties around the centre when required as the needs of the leisure centre may change.
We are looking for an apprentice who has a positive attitude, good communication skills and a person who is flexible in terms of working patterns - additional duties and hours will be available, so kick start your leisure career today.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 32 Hours Shift work
Weekly Wage : £208.00
Application Deadline Date : 17/12/2018
Possible Start Date : 24/12/2018
Personal Qualities : Apprentices must be friendly and approachable and have a keen interest in the leisure industry.
Skills Required : You must be able to work well within a team and have a friendly approachable personality.
Future Prospects : Possible future prospects of full time employment and further career development.
Training to be Provided : Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
Functional Skills in Maths
Functional Skills in English
Functional Skills in ICT
Other Information : The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.70 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.90 an hour for 18-20 year olds, £7.38 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £7.83 for those over 25. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Things to consider : The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.
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