Activity Leadership Apprenticeship | Nationwide
Apprenticeship - Activity Leadership - Nationwide
The Activity Leadership (Multi Skilled Diploma) Apprenticeship, can be your first step to a career in the Leisure Industry, as an Activity Leader. This apprenticeship will give you a nationally recognized qualification in a range of different leisure roles, in order to become an integral part of the leisure team.
Across the 12 month apprenticeship you will gain a:
- NPLQ Pool lifeguard Certificate
- Fitness Instructor Certificate
- Activity Leading Certificate
- Adolescences Certificate
- Leisure Operations Certificate
As part of your apprenticeship you will work within a fully operational Leisure Facility gaining the skills required to safely operate in all areas. As part of this role you will be identified as an Activity Leader and required to deliver safe, fun and effective activity sessions to a range of different leisure customers, utilizing the different areas of the facility. You will be required to complete your apprenticeship qualification in line with your working hours and link into your working practices to demonstrate the competencies you have gained, across all certificates.
This is an exciting opportunity for any candidate who has a drive and commitment to develop a career in the leisure industry, with the sectors leading operator who has been voted operator of the year for the last 2 consecutive years.
Pay and benefits: Salary dependent on location from the start of your apprenticeship (including your training period). Free use of gym and swimming pool, paid holidays and on-going training opportunities.
Swim Test: If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, in order to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you are able to do the following. • Jump/dive into deep water • Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds • Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part) • Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits
Sports Leisure Management (SLM) – trading as Everyone Active Formed in 1987
SLM is the longest established leisure management company in the UK, working with 40 local authorities, operating 140 leisure facilities nationwide. It prides itself on achieving excellent operational standards, driving up activity participation, maintaining service excellence and developing colleagues, all of which are marks of a successful company. SLM is the company behind the exciting new brand Everyone Active; it’s the UK’s No 1 brand for activity. The vision is to be everyone’s first choice for activity and we will strive to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week.