Group Aquatics Development Lead - Dartford

Dartford, Kent
Circa 50,000
14 Nov 2023
11 Dec 2023
Full Time

Group Aquatics Development Lead - Dartford



Group Aquatics Development Lead               



Circa £50,000 (National role- with regular national travel required) 


Dive Into Excellence: Group Aquatics Development Lead Opportunity

Are you ready to make a real difference in the community? Join the dynamic team at Fusion, a Charity driven by our commitment to bringing health and well-being to communities across the UK. As a registered charity, our mission goes beyond profit – we strive to create a lasting impact and are proud of the legacy we have already built. As the Group Aquatics Development Lead, you'll be instrumental in crafting an unparalleled aquatic experience that goes beyond the ordinary.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development and delivery of a world-class learn to swim and aquatics program, blending commercial growth with an elevated standard of quality
  • Take the reins and lead our learn-to-swim program, pool programming, school swimming, and related products increasing profitability and participation throughout
  • Collaborate seamlessly with diverse teams across the charity to design, co-ordinate, and expand commercial aquatic programs
  • Work hand-in-hand with operational leads to distribute resources effectively, maintaining a high-quality swim offering aligned with Fusion's vision
  • Identify, establish, and nurture key partnerships with public, private, and voluntary sector organisations to ensure the seamless execution of swimming and aquatic plans
  • Lead the development and execution of pool programming, optimising space to enhance participation and revenue

Experience & Behaviours:

  • SEQ Level 2 Teaching Swimming Qualification or STA Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Swimming (Essential)
  • Bring at least two years of invaluable swimming teaching experience (Essential)
  • Strong leadership experience in leisure, particularly related to swimming lesson programs (Essential)
  • Infuse a commercially driven mindset with a solution-oriented, "make it happen" spirit (Essential)
  • Show off your knack for influencing teams and active involvement in networks and communities (Desirable)
  • Champion teamwork and ownership to achieve shared goals (Essential)
  • A commercial awareness that sets you apart (Essential)
  • Radiate leadership qualities to inspire and guide teams (Essential)

Ready to Dive Deep? If you're passionate about elevating our community's aquatic experiences, hit "Apply Now" and become a driving force at here at Fusion. Join a team where innovation, collaboration, and excellence converge to create a truly extraordinary experience.

Fusion is an equal opportunity employer, celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive environment for all team members


This job advertisement is not intended to serve as a full job description, and is therefore non-exhaustive. Upon securing an offer of employment, a copy of the job description will be made available to you. This may be amended from time to time, in-line with business requirements.  You may also be required to carry out other duties as reasonably requested by the Company.

Applicants who gain a 'conditional' job offer will be required to undertake appropriate checks and referencing before commencing employment. If the role you have been offered requires you to work with children or vulnerable adults or in an environment that deems necessary, the hiring manager will inform you if a DBS is applicable. If a DBS is undertaken your offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

In line with the Immigration, Nationality and Asylum Act, all applicants will be expected to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK if invited to interview. Fusion Lifestyle recognises the benefits of a diverse workforce and we therefore welcome applications from all backgrounds and all sections of the community.