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Leisure Assistant - Reading

De Vere
Reading, Berkshire
£11.44 per hour
Closing date
10 Jun 2024

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Leisure Assistant - Reading

De Vere Wokefield Estate

De Vere Wokefield Estate set in 250 acres of rural Berkshire parkland is home to a historic Mansion House filled with traditional features and the contemporary Wokefield Place that offers state of the art facilities. It has 376 bedrooms and suites, 39 meeting rooms with large event space and a high tech dedicated conference building, an 18-hole PGA approved championship golf course and leisure club. Benedict's Bar, The 1560 Restaurant, The View Restaurant and our Summerhouse are some of our amazing food and beverage options at Wokefield Estate: there really is something for everyone.

Your commute: just outside Reading, we're 10 minutes from J11 of the M4, with fast and direct trains from London Paddington to Reading Train station. We also offer our colleagues a taxi shuttle service to and from Reading train station. 

At De Vere, we warmly welcome everyone and foster a sense of belonging, where each person is valued and appreciated. Join our team and become part of a passionate group of individuals who genuinely care about the experiences we create for our guests and colleagues.

Leisure Assistant

Are you looking for a leisure fitness role? Would you enjoy working in a luxury spa environment?

As a Leisure Assistant you will support the Leisure Club Manager to ensure the smooth running of the health club. The role will involve a range of duties including carrying out pool checks, providing gym inductions to new and existing members, keeping accurate membership records and maximising sales opportunities wherever possible.

Ensuring health and safety requirements are met at all times for the safety of both members and staff will also be very important in this role.

What we look for from a Leisure Assistant:
• Someone who is self-motivated with excellent communication skills and has previous experience in a leisure based role
• A Level 2 fitness instructor qualification would be beneficial along with the ability to design and lead fitness classes
• Pool Plant operator knowledge is desirable but not essential as a training qualification will be provided


The Pay & Benefits:

At De Vere we pay attention to the thoughtful details that inspire the loyalty of our colleagues.

That’s why we are proud to offer the following benefits for the role of Leisure Assistant.

  • £11.44 per hour
  • Varied shift patterns and contracts available to suit your lifestyle, we are 24/7 operation, meaning shift patterns to suit everyone
  • Paid holiday allowance based on the hours that you work
  • Free meals on duty in our colleague dining facilities
  • Stay in shape with complimentary use of the Leisure Club facilities saving you money on costly gym memberships
  • Explore our Exclusively Yours Benefits portal, unlocking hundreds of discounts on retail, travel, and leisure activities.
  • We are committed to your growth and offer excellent career progression opportunities, including access to our Apprenticeship programmes and study support.
  • Take advantage of our Employee Assistance Programme, Hospitality Action, providing 24/7 health and wellbeing support, including free counselling.
  • Experience the flexibility and convenience of Wagestream, our financial wellbeing platform, granting you instant access to your pay when you need it.
  • Join a supportive team that knows how to have fun with regular team appreciation events, including memorable Christmas and Summer parties.


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