Pools Manager

Chelmsford, Essex
Grade 7 – Starting at £28,572 per annum and rising to £31,485
08 Nov 2018
25 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full time

South Woodham Ferrers Leisure Centre is a joint facility with William De Ferrers School, which includes a 25 metre swimming pool, gym, sports halls, climbing wall, outdoor 3G pitch and a variety of other facilities. 

We are looking for an experienced and commercially aware individual to manage the Swimming Pool.  The successful applicant will be fully accountable for the pool area; maximising its potential, through high participation numbers, increased income and high levels of customer satisfaction.  You will provide leadership to the pool team, with responsibility for all aspects of staffing and health and safety; have knowledge of pools programming and hold the National Pool Lifeguard qualification.  You will ideally have a comprehensive employment history of working within a leisure centre or a similar environment and have in-depth experience of working in a supervisory or managerial role.  The successful applicant will also be required to act as a Duty Manager, on a shift basis, to take responsibility for the day to day operation of the centre.

The successful applicant will be required to work 37 hours a week on a shift basis including evenings, weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is a must.

Successful Candidates will be invited for an interview on Friday 30th November 2018

Chelmsford City Council is committed to safeguarding vulnerable groups and expects all employees to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensuring compliance with the Disclosure and Barring Service process.