Serco Leisure

Casual Leisure Assistant - Oswestry Leisure Centre

Recruiter
Location
Oswestry
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Ref
45028
Job Type
Part Time

Oswestry Leisure Centre, Oswestry, SY11 4QB



Casual hours
Salary - £7.82 per hour





Serco are seeking 4 casual Leisure Assistants to assist, monitor and supervise customers in recreational activities at Oswestry Leisure Centre, as it is a casual contract you will be required to work as and when but mainly around school holiday periods.





As Leisure Assistants 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 our superstars holiday club, entertaining children between the age of 5-11 years, covering a range of activities. From arts and crafts, cooking to sporting activities.

Key Responsibilities:
- Provide clean, safe, warm, friendly and fun facilities and activities
- Provide a friendly and welcome service to all customers
- Maintain a full product knowledge of the services available at the centre and advise customers accordingly
- Adopt a pro-active approach to encouraging the children within the holiday club.



Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

Qualifications
- First Aid at Work (desirable)
- Sports Coaching Qualification (desirable)

Essential Skills
- Excellent product knowledge/experience
- Good customer care skills
- Good communication skills
- Health & Safety training/awareness
- The ability to deal with customers of all age groups and levels of ability

Personal Attributes
- Excellent customer care skills
- Strong communication skills
- Health & Safety training/awareness
- The ability to deal with customers of all age groups and levels of ability





On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco 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 should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.