Leisure Assistant vacancy at Lakes College

Closed
Salary: £19,047.00 - £19,944.00
Job Type: Part Time
Contact Name: Andrew Sisson
Location: Workington
Closing Date: 15/07/2022 13:35
Email: Andrews1@lcwc.ac.uk

Additional Information

Vacancy Type: Officer
Interview Date: 22/07/2022
Start Date: 15/08/2022
Contracted Term: AYR - All year around
Contracted Hours: 18.50
Contracted Weeks: 52.000
Department: -
Pay Grade: C
Resources required (e.g. Lap Top, Phone etc): -

Job Advert

ABOUT THE COLLEGE 

Lakes College is a technical vocational Further Education College delivering education and training to full-time and part-time learners and apprentices to degree level. We have a vibrant campus in West Cumbria with state of the art vocational workshops and resources, including the National College for Nuclear Northern Hub.


Our mission and purpose are to:


 ‘Enable people to recognise and develop their potential’.


We are a people business and our mission applies as equally to our staff team as to our learners and employers’. We are a Good college and have ambition to be Outstanding by together developing our culture, standards and expectations. We encourage innovation, collaboration and reflection to lead to new ideas and methods. We gather, evaluate and use data to drive operational improvement.


ABOUT THE ROLE


Our current facilities include a state of the art 3G pitch, 2 gyms, a sports hall, fitness area and grass football pitch.  


We are looking for the right candidate to work as part of a team to offer support and advice to our students and external customers. The successful candidate will be flexible to provide additional cover to ensure that the day to day operation of all of the sports facilities is completed safely and efficiently.  


Applicants will possess 5 or more GCSEs and recent customer service experience, a relevant sports or leisure qualification and have practical knowledge of Health & Safety would be a distinct advantage.  


WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU!

·        Generous annual leave – 29 days plus 8 days bank holiday plus 2 discretionary days (rising to 33 days after 5 years’ service)

·        Automatic entry into the Local Government pension Scheme.

·        A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.

·        Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.

·        Free onsite parking.

·        Subsidised onsite restaurant.

·        A cycle scheme tech scheme and discounted gym membership.

·        Fantastic facilities to resource our ability to teach our students.

Safeguarding Information

Lakes College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.


Lakes College is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Qualifications

Qualification Title Grade
5 GCSE's or Equivalent Pass
Essential
Level 2 Sport or Leisure Qualification Pass
Desirable

Skills

Personal Attributes
Committed
Essential
Dedicated
Essential
Focused
Essential
Demonstrates ability to work under pressure, prioritise and commit to strict deadlines whilst maintaining the quality of output
Essential
Experience
Recent and relevant industry experience in sector
Essential
Relevant Skills
Act as a team player
Essential
Personal Qualities
Work collaboratively and for the good of all
Essential
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