Centre Assistant

Active Nation
Southampton, Hampshire
£7.69 per hour + colleague benefits
14 Nov 2017
12 Dec 2017
Part Time

Centre Assistant - Active Nation Southampton

Part Time >>> Weekend Hours 

Active Nation is a registered charity driven by its mission to persuade the nation to be active. It is fast growing and dynamic and has been selected by Southampton City Council to be its principal sport and exercise delivery partner over the next 8 years.

At Active Nation we don’t sell memberships but we campaign and recruit Supporters!

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join Active Nation Southampton. We are looking for exceptional individual who is dynamic, self motivated and a brilliant conversationalist to play a pivotal role in our mission to persuade the nation to be active.

Based at our indoor sites - Chamberlayne Leisure Centre, you will be instrumental in delivering the Charity's campaign and communication strategy, building greater rapport with our Supporters and partners to increase participation in sport and exercise. From recruiting Supporters to setting up activity sessions to coaching in the gym; this really is a multi-functional role encompassing both operational and commercial responsibilities.

You will:

  • Have an unrivalled passion for Sport & Exercise
  • Have a persuasive nature to be able to affect change in individuals and groups
  • Be a brilliant conversationalist
  • Be unswerving in your commitment to the highest standards
  • Have a track record of delivering results

Desirable but not essential:

  • NVQ level 2 fitness qualification

The role will require you to have outstanding customer communication skills and the ability to convert enquiries into appointments and appointments in to sales. And most importantly be a conversationalist, talking to our Supporters and persuading them to be Active!

In our view, everything starts with a conversation and we would love to hear from you. Please tell us your story so far. Email us your CV and covering letter to jon.randall@activenation.org.uk. If selected expect a call back from us.