Salary: £21,589 per annum + Benefits
Location: The Water Meadows Swimming and Fitness Complex , Titchfield Park, Bath St, Mansfield NG18 1BA
Hours: 37 per week, flexibility to work evenings and at weekends is required.
Mansfield District Councils leisure facilities are managed by Mansfield District Leisure Trust. Our mission is to provide active and healthy lifestyles for all in a safe, warm, clean, friendly, fun environment at an affordable cost.
Overview of the role
You will assist in the compliance of all aspects of centre operations with a particular focus on lifeguards, cleaning & housekeeping.
You will assist in the compliance of all aspects of health and safety within the Centre apart from technical statutory compliance; this will be achieved by ensuring there is a no compromise culture towards health and safety.
Provide support as required to the Facility Manager and fellow Heads of Department
Lead on and maintain a high level building presentation whilst on shift
Train and support fellow colleagues with all aspects of the daily operations of the building and utility efficiency savings
Support the technical Duty Manager to ensure safe pool plant operations
Assist in the provision of information, instruction, induction and training to all Operational staff ensure they fulfil their roles in an efficient and safe manner
Control and manage events such as accidents and emergencies and undertake follow up investigations as required within the centre
Ensure compliance with statutory requirements and company policies and procedures, e.g. as outlined within SMS
Maintain a high profile throughout the facility and respond positively to customer needs, expectations and comments
Be a key figure on Quest and ensure the centre is continually improving, with an aim of going beyond ‘Very Good’
Support the completion of the training matrix to ensure all staff are continually trained and re-inducted
Duties and responsibilities
Full Health & Safety Compliance
Lead on and monitor the team through high standards of customer care.
Improved and maintained building standards
Oversee the activity programme delivery and support where needed
Works alongside the Facility Manager to ensure the staffing and cost bases are managed and any over spends are agreed beforehand.
Carry out team one to ones & PDP’s.
Carry out team meetings.
Lead on and improve viewpoint engagement score of 65%+.
Deliver all essential training to all staff on site.
Ensure financial procedures are followed.
Lead on customer feedback process and manage in line with contract requirements.
Provide input to the sites business plans and responsible for their delivery
Essential / Desirable qualifications
First Aid at Work qualification including AED
Pool Plant Operators Qualification (PPO)
National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)
NPLQ Trainer Assessor
NVQ Level 3 Facility Management
NPLQ - E
FAW (or obtained within 3 months) - E
Pool Plant Operators (or obtained within 6 months) - E
Experience of managing a large front line team - E
Experience of large site operation and day to day activities – E
Systematic / organised approach – D
NVQ Level 3 Facility Management or similar discipline - D
NPLQ Trainer Assessor - D
Customer care qualification - D
Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust’s Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust’s employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 345 1 4 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company’s policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.