Salary range: £22,185 - £22,995 p.a. inc. (pro rata)
Hours of work: Part time, 20 hours per week
Location: Civic centre and other locations from time to time
Do you want a career in leisure?
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
Advert information (in the body of the advert)
We are currently looking for a part-time Leisure Assistant. The role is crucial to the centre's success and you will be the first point of contact to answer queries and help members.
You will need to be flexible, reliable and passionate about member needs as well as to help, advise and train them to achieve individual fitness goals. You will need to be proactive and outgoing to communicate with members and develop a professional relationship.
A minimum Level 2 qualification in Gym Instruction and previous experience is preferable. A proactive attitude and excellent communication skills are a must, as well as the ability to work as part of a team.
Closing date: 16 January 2021 (23:00)
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.
As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including hidden disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.