Serco Leisure

Children's Activity Assistant (Casual) - Maidstone Leisure Centre

30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Job Type
Part Time

Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.  We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and - most of all - deliver to the public.  Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in the aerospace, defence, education, health, home affairs, local government, science, technology, transport and the commercial sectors.

Visitors come from all over the county for a fun day out at Maidstone Leisure Centre. Located in Mote Park in Maidstone, the whole family can enjoy five swimming pools as well as exciting water features, Flume, Waves and Polar Adventure.

We are looking for enthusiastic, fun and professional individuals to join our team at Maidstone Leisure Centre and assist in the operation and day to day running of various aspects of our children’s activities department. The Children`s Activity Assistants will ensure customer safety and a high standard of service for the variety of specific activities on offer for children to partake in.

The roles are on a casual basis, and will offer hours during the evening, weekends and school holidays covering our holiday play scheme, birthday parties and our soft play area.

Key Responsibilities:
- Provide clean, safe and properly supervised facilities for the children of customers to the Leisure Centre
- Facilitate the safe running of activities within the play scheme
- Provide a friendly and welcome service to customers and their children
- Maintain a full product knowledge of the services available at the Centre and advise customers accordingly
- Adopt a pro-active approach to continuous service improvement
- Follow relevant company policies and procedures for the running of the play scheme
- Complete relevant safety checks on all soft play equipment utilised within the scheme

Whilst experience of working in a similar environment is desirable, applicants with other industry-specific experience or interests will be considered.

In line with Serco Leisure`s policy, all employees will have a CRB disclosure at an appropriate level.

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.