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Leisure Assistant

South Norfolk and Broadland Councils
Place of work:
Diss Leisure Centre, Diss; Wymondham Leisure Centre, Wymondham
Salary details:
£17,940 per annum
Job term:
Full Time
Closing date:
14 November 2021 11:30 PM
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Salary and Hours: £17,940 – 19,176 per annum, 37 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Diss Leisure Centre, IP22 4JG  & Wymondham Leisure Centre, NR18 0NT

Other key information: Working shifts including weekends and bank holidays


Do you have as much enthusiasm as our customers?


Role Snapshot…

Do you enjoy fitness, wellbeing and thrive on being part of busy team working a range of shifts and dealing with the public? Then read on...


What you could be part of…

Diss is a lively & thriving Centre consisting of two pools, a gym, a sauna and a steam room. We run a very popular Swim School and some exercise classes for adults too. We believe in giving our staff the skills and knowledge to progress in their career so actively encourage undertaking training and courses to assist that process.


Working at the Council enables you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services. Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like.  Continuous improvement is also vital and our employees challenge themselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people’s lives.


What you’ll be doing…

  • Supervising the pool area
  • Setting up activities within the centre such as
  • Serving customers, completing transactions and making bookings
  • Assisting with show rounds from the public, schools
  • Ensuring the centre is well run and ready for business
  • Our teams work across our 3 leisure centres so need to be able to have their own means transport and enjoy this flexible working style


You must have…

A RLSS/NPLQ National Pool Lifeguard and either have or be prepared to complete a First Aid Qualification. Previous experience in a leisure centre with good concentration skills and the ability to communicate clearly and professionally with our customers.


What’s in it for you…

Our package includes employer pension contributions of 15%, 25 days holiday increasing to 28 days after 5 years plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time employees), compassionate leave and sickness entitlement for times of need.  You will have regular reviews with your line manager and develop a personal development plan, and opportunities to undertake training.  We also support towards volunteering days in the community and encourage staff to be involved with fun activities to raise money for local and national charities.


You may still have questions and can contact Wymondham Leisure Centre 01953 607171 or Diss Leisure Centre 01379 652754 to answer these for you.


Please apply online for this role via our website.


Closing date: Please note that this vacancy will close once we have sufficient applications.

 Please note that this post is subject to a satisfactory criminal record check.

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