Casual Leisure Fitness Associate

Location Newtownards, County Down
Job Type Temporary
Salary £7.00 - £7.20 per hour
Published about 2 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Janey Cordner
Job Ref CHS20742

Job Description

Casual Leisure Fitness Associate required on a temporary basis for a local Public Sector organisation based in Newtownards £7.00 (under 25) £7.20 (over 25) PH.

Role: Casual Leisure Fitness Associate

Rate of Pay: £7.00 (under 25) £7.20 (over 25) per hour

Location: Newtownards

Hours: 7-36 hours per week

Duration: 13 weeks (may be extended)

Main duties/Responsibilities

  • Perform any duties which ensure that the programme of activities within the Centre operates smoothly, efficiently and safely and in the best interests of the user
  • Perform all duties in a manner which ensures that a high standard of customer care is achieved at all times
  • Supervise all indoor and outdoor areas as required to ensure that the facility operate safely and efficiently
  • Required to provide assistance to members of the public, including assisting with the supervision of children, on a regular basis
  • Directly participate in the delivery of the centre's activities as and where required and appropriate to the individuals training and qualifications that were relied upon to secure their appointment
  • Undertake administration duties and cash handling duties associated with the post
  • Perform all duties in accordance with the agreed policies and operating procedures for the centres
  • Undertake any duties required to ensure that the highest possible level of cleanliness is maintained throughout the facilities at all times
  • Actively promote the centre and all its services in a positive manner at all times
  • Respond to change in trends and practices within the industry to ensure that the expectations of the customer are fulfilled and their experiences positive
  • Assist with the maintenance of any applicable quality awards
  • Ensure compliance with the Council's policies and procedures, relevant legislation and health and safety guidelines
  • Any other duties as may be allocated and appropriate to the post's grade, including interchange of duties to cover for leave, sickness, employee vacancies etc.

Essential Criteria:

  • It is absolutely essential applicants hold a current recognised Lifesaving qualification eg National Pool Lifeguard or equivalent
  • Recognised qualification in Fitness i.e. NIIC, GNVQ ||, Premier

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous leisure experience
  • First Aid qualification
  • Customer Care
  • Welcome host qualification
  • Coaching qualification such as spin


To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, Janey Cordner will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.