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Apprentice Leisure Assistant/Lifeguard

An exciting opportunity to join a leading Leisure provider as we work to get 'more people, more active, more often'

Have you considered an Apprenticeship? This is a real job giving you the opportunity to earn while you learn.
As an apprentice with Trafford Leisure you will gain industry recognised qualifications providing the perfect platform to build your career in the leisure industry.
No previous experience or qualifications are required, you just need to be 16 years or over, be a strong swimmer and share our values of Positive, Responsible Open and Honest.

The Qualifications
• YMCA Awards Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Active Leisure, Learning and Well-being
Operational Services.
• RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.

The Role
• Responsible for providing a high quality service to both our customers and staff.
• Create a positive impression on the customers you welcome to your Centre ensuring they enjoy a safe and professional visit each and every time.
• To provide essential lifeguard support.
• Timely completion of session and equipment preparation.

The Person

• You will be able to communicate effectively with people from all walks of life.
• Be able to prioritise your work working day and have a flexible ‘can do' attitude.
• You will have exceptional customer service skills ensuring that ‘First Class service' is the norm.
• Understand the necessity of stringent Health and Safety procedures.
• Be committed to continuously developing your skills and knowledge.

The Package

Competetive rate of pay at £5.00 per hour. Based on a 36.25 week working a shift rota including days, evenings and weekends.

Positions are available at our Altrincham, Sale and Stretford facilities.

The successful candidate will enjoy our extensive staff benefits package, including;

• Healthcare package including optician, dental, physiotherapy and much more
• Free Gym membership for you
• Discounted Gym membership for up to 4 of your family
• Childcare voucher scheme
• Ride to work scheme
• 22 Days Holiday
• Company sick pay
• Pension scheme
• PROfile based learning and development opportunities
• PROfile based rewards
• Access to funded level 2 and 3 qualifications

A bit more about us

We are a leading Leisure provider based in South Manchester. Within our diverse communities we offer a wide range of exciting and high quality services and products to our customers. Our values mean that we are clear about what we must do and how we must do it to achieve our vision and so we ask our people to live our PRO values. Our people are Positive, they act in a Responsible way and approach things with Openness and Honesty to deliver a First Class experience to our customers.

The Next Steps

Take a look at the PROfile for this role; it will give you more information about what you will be doing and what our PRO values mean to us.

Applications for this job will close at 4pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
The selection process will take place w/c 2nd janaury 2017

To apply  please follow the following links:

Stretford -
Altrincham -
Sale -

We receive a high number of applications for each role and so if you do not hear back from us by 22nd December, please assume that on this occasion sadly you have not been shortlisted.



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