St Albans School are looking for a Duty Manager to join the team at their state of the art Sports Centre.
Facilities comprise of a 25m Pool, endless pool, sports hall, Fitness Suite, studio, climbing wall, classroom and changing rooms. In addition to School related activities the centre accommodates external swimming, netball and triathlon clubs with staff and local residents also using the facilities.
Responsibilities include managing lifeguards, setting up of equipment, supervision of activity areas and overseeing the operation of the building including health & safety protocols.
With an interest in sports and leisure the ideal candidate will be a good swimmer, have excellent customer service skills, be able to supervise a team, be self-motivated and able to work on their own initiative. Previous experience working in a sports centre environment is not essential but the successful candidate will be required to undertake and gain a First Aid at Work Certificate and work towards gaining a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.
Saturday working hours are from 9.30am to 4.30pm (with half an hour for lunch). Additional ad hoc hours should be available to cover for staff absences, with the majority of additional shifts covering evenings, weekends, School holidays, and ad hoc sporting events. The role would ideally suit someone with flexible availability within the times stated above.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must therefore be willing to undergo child protection screening and safer recruitment checks appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Application forms, with CV if desired, and covering letter should be submitted online at www.st-albans.herts.sch.uk by 15th July 2018.
Should you have any queries regarding the role please contact Scott Siery, Sports Centre Manager, St Albans School, Abbey Gateway, St Albans, AL3 4HB or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.