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Jobs at South Downs Leisure

Working for a great award winning sustainable team!

Are you enthusiastic, dynamic and an innovative individual?  If so, we are looking for someone like you to work at one of our nine sites within South Downs Leisure.

If you are interested in finding out more about a vacancy, click on the job title and you will see full details of the vacancy and a link to an online application form.

Latest Career Opportunities

Creche Assistant

Post: Creche Assistant

Salary: National Minimum Wage                

Hours: 10 hours per week 9AM – 11.30PM Monday to Thursday                       

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre                       

Closing date: Wednesday 6th March 2024

 

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

 

Job Description…

This post is based in our Creche facility within Worthing Leisure Centre. You will work with the Creche team to provide a safe and welcoming environment for children up to 6 years of age.

 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact: cathy.hunter@southdownsleisure.co.uk

 

Person Specification…

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual, who will be heavily involved in the set up and running of activities at the centre. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.

 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

 

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

 

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

 

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre-employment checks.

 

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

 

Applications forms can be completed online, collected from any of our sites or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP or emailed to applciation.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk.

Job Description
Leisure Assistant

 

Post: Leisure Assistant

Salary: NMW/NLW               

Hours: 25 hours per week                          

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre                

Closing date: Wednesday 6th March 2024

 

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

 

  Job Description…

As a Leisure Assistant you will work as part of the South Downs Leisure team, supporting the Duty Manager in the day-to-day operations of the building.

The successful applicant will have a good working knowledge of South Downs Leisure’s group and club activities. Flexibility will be required in working across a range of disciplines in both wet and dry environments.

Tasks will be varied and include:

  • Carrying out cleaning in all areas of the facility.
  • Delivering exceptional customer service
  • Assisting with activity equipment set up.
  • Supporting and contributing to the company’s mission statement to get ‘more people, more active, more often’.
  • Ensuring the comfort and safety of all users of the Centre

 

Please note weekend and evening working are required on a regular basis.

 

Person Specification…

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual, who will be heavily involved in the set up and running of activities at the centre. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.

 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

 

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

 

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

 

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre-employment checks.

 

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

 

Applications forms can be completed online, collected from any of our sites or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP or emailed to applciation.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk.

Job Description
Duty Manager - Sea Lanes

Post: Duty Manager 

Salary Grade 4 : £21,932 – £24,442

Hours: 37 hours per week  

Location: Sea Lanes, Brighton  

Closing date: 15th March 2024 

Why choose us…  

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West & East Sussex 

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award-winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre, Sea Lanes and Field Place Place manor house.  

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure, and Social activities (including large-scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.  

What’s the Role… 

Our successful applicant will report into the Senior Duty Manager & Operations manager and be responsible for supervising the day to day running of Wadurs swimming pool and all activities within the facility. You will be working as part of a small, friendly team dedicating to ensuring all our customers satisfaction. You will and be expected to assist in the setting up of various activities and ensure that cleanliness, safety, and great customer experience is maintained throughout the facility. A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is required or the ability to attend and complete a training course. 

About you… 

The successful candidate will need great customer care skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern which will include some early starts, late finishes, weekends, and Bank Holidays. The candidate must have experience of working in a large, comparable leisure facility and managing / motivating a team. 

Employee Benefits… 

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.  

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability… 

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long-term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer. 

Safeguarding…  

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre-employment checks. 

Further Info… 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact: spencer.hodge@southdownsleisure.co.uk   

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered. 

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers 

 Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP. 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next… 

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.  

 

Job Description
Duty Manager - Splashpoint

Post:   Duty Manager

Salary Grade 4: £21,932- £24,442

Hours: 37 hours per week                          

Location: Splashpoint Leisure Centre                              

Closing date: Friday 8th March 2024  

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award-winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure, and Social activities (including large-scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

Our successful applicant will report into the Senior Duty Manager & Operations manager and be responsible for supervising the day to day running of Splashpoint Leisure Centre and all activities within the facility. You will be working as part of a friendly team dedicating to ensuring all our customers satisfaction. You will and be expected to assist in the setting up of various activities and ensure that cleanliness, safety, and great customer experience is maintained throughout the facility. A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is required or the ability to attend and complete a training course.

About you…

The successful candidate will need great customer care skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern which will include some early starts, late finishes, weekends, and Bank Holidays. The candidate must have experience of working in a large, comparable leisure facility and managing / motivating a team.

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long-term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre-employment checks.

Further Info…

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact: cathy.hunter@southdownsleisure.co.uk

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered.

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

Job Description
Lifeguard - Sea Lanes (Brighton)

Post:                       Lifeguard

Salary:                   £8.93 per hour up to NLW

Hours:                    37 hours per week on rota

Location:               Based at Sea Lanes Swimming Pool

Closing date:        Ongoing

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Brighton, Adur & Worthing.

We have 9 sites including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre, Field Place Manor House and newly opened Sea Lanes outdoor swimming Pool.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

Our successful candidate will be a strong, confident swimmer. A current RLSS National Pool Lifeguard qualification is essential. You will need good customer skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern to include early starts, late finishes, some weekends, and Bank Holidays.

To become a Lifeguard with South Downs Leisure you will be required to do a swim test prior to interview and if successful at interview we may consider paying for your NPLQ course.  However to qualify for this funding  you will be required to work at least 100 hours over a year (post qualification) and all lifeguards must undertake working a weekend shift.  If you leave before you have worked the 100 hours you will be required to pay back the cost of the NPLQ course fee.

About you…

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual, who will be heavily involved in the set up and running of activities at the centre. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

Further Info…

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered.

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

Job Description
Duty Manager - Wadurs

Post: Full Time Duty Manager/Lifeguard

Salary Grade:

Duty Manager:   24 hours per week: Grade 3-4: £20,517 to £22,843 Pro Rata 

Lifeguard:          13 hours per week: £8.93 per hour up to NLW.

Location:          Wadurs Swimming Pool                           

Closing date:   Ongoing

Alternatively Do you want a recognised qualification, whilst earning money at the same time, receiving great employee benefits and working with the best team?! Maybe a

L3 Team Leader Apprenticeship with South Downs Leisure is for you!

Salary £5.28 – £10.42 per hour

Hours 37 hours per week including training time (Working on the Duty Manager Rota & Lifeguard Rota, with one day per week at College)

Why choose an apprenticeship…

  • Government funded; no loan required
  • Part of a social team
  • Loads of exciting job opportunities to apply for at the end of the apprenticeship
  • Salary and company benefits
  • Hands on experience

About you…

You are 18 to 24 years old and looking for a career in Leisure, to make money whilst learning new skills and gaining a recognised qualification. You will need five GCSEs at Grade C or higher and not already be in full time work.

Apprenticeship detail…

  • Level 3 Apprenticeship in Team Leading
  • 12-18 months to complete
  • 1 day in college, the rest gaining real experience with the best teams

Team leader or supervisor / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

For more information on the role or to book a site visit please contact the Recruiting Manager Josh Hodge  on 01903 905050.

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award-winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure, and Social activities (including large-scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

Our successful applicant will report into the Senior Duty Manager & Operations Manager and be responsible for supervising the day to day running of Wadurs swimming pool and all activities within the facility. You will be working as part of a small, friendly team dedicated to ensuring all our customers satisfaction. You will  be expected to assist in the setting up of various activities and ensure that cleanliness, safety, and great customer experience is maintained throughout the facility. A National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is required or the ability to attend and complete a training course.

About you…

The successful candidate will need great customer care skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern which will include some early starts, late finishes, weekends, and Bank Holidays. The candidate must have experience of working in a large, comparable leisure facility and managing / motivating a team.

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long-term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre-employment checks.

Further Info…

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact: @southdownsleisure.co.uk

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered.

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

Job Description

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Trampoline Coach

Post:                       Trampoline Coach (Casual)

Salary:                   SCP26 (£14.71 per hour)

Hours:                    Thursdays 18:00 – 19:30, occasional Saturday morning hours and/or general casual hours

Location:               Worthing Leisure Centre & Davison Leisure Centre

Closing date:         On-going until position filled

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

You will be responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of all visitors, you will be setting up equipment/activities, carrying out cleaning duties and dealing with any additional customer requirements.  This role entails delivering safe and enjoyable trampoline sessions to a range of ages/abilities.

About you…

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.  The individual must hold the British Gymnastics Level 2 Trampoline Coach award.

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Further Info…

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sian Warren on sian.warren@southdownsleisure.co.uk

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered.

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

Job Description

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Badminton Coach

Post: Casual Badminton Coach 

Salary: SCP26 (£14.71 per hour) 

Hours: Fridays 11:00 – 13:00 and 15:45 – 18:00  required from Jan 2024. 

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre 

Closing date: On-going until position filled 

Why choose us…  

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex. 

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House. 

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.  

What’s the Role… 

You will be responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of all visitors.  You will plan and deliver badminton sessions to our over 50’s Phoenix Club on a Friday morning and then to our Juniors on a Friday evening.   

About you… 

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual, who will be heavily involved in the set up and running of activities at the centre. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.  You must hold a Badminton England Level 2 coaching qualification. 

Employee Benefits… 

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.  

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability… 

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer. 

 

Safeguarding…  

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Further Info… 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sian Warren on sian.warren@southdownsleisure.cco.uk 

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered. 

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers 

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP. 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate. 

What’s next… 

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles. 

Job Description

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Badminton Coach - Casual

Post                         Casual Badminton Coach

Salary                      £14.71- £19.73 per hour  depending on qualification

Hours                      Cover coach as required (sessions we offer are currently on a Friday evening and Saturday Morning term time only).

Location                 Worthing Leisure Centre

Closing date           As soon as vacancies filled, looking to recruit x1 level 1, x1 level 2 coach.

Why choose us…  

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex. 

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House. 

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.  

What’s the Role…

To deliver high quality badminton sessions for our junior members.  You will be responsible for assisting/ planning, leading and delivering badminton sessions to our Junior customers.

About you… 

Coaches must hold either a level 1 or level 2 Badminton England Coaching qualification. South Downs Leisure are seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and reliable coaches to support and develop their expanding Badminton.

Employee Benefits… 

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.  

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability… 

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer. 

Safeguarding…  

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

Further Info… 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sian Warren – Group Programming Manager on 01903 905050.

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered. 

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers 

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP. 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate. 

What’s next… 

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles. 

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Job Description
Gymnastics Coach - Casual

Post: Casual Gymnastics Coach 

Salary: £14.71 per hour 

Hours: 6 hours per week term time 

Wednesdays & Friday – 17:30 – 19:30 

Saturdays – 9:00-11:00  

Location: Davison Leisure Centre 

Closing date: Ongoing until position filled

You must hold a Level 2 qualification for this role. 

Why choose us…  

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex. 

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House. 

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.  

What’s the Role…  To deliver high quality Gymnastics sessions for our junior members. 

You will be responsible for planning, leading and delivering gymnastics sessions to our Junior customers. 

About you… 

We are seeking Level 2 or higher Gymnastics Coaches. South Downs Leisure are seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and reliable coaches to support and develop their expanding gymnastics programme.   

Employee Benefits… 

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.  

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability… 

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer. 

Safeguarding…  

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

Further Info… 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Iain Haggart on 01903 905050.  

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered. 

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers 

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP. 

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate. 

What’s next… 

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles. 

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Lifeguard - Adur

Post:                       Lifeguard

Salary:                   £8.93 per hour up to NLW

Hours:                    37 hours per week

Location:               Based at Wadurs Swimming Pool

Closing date:         Ongoing

Rota 

Rota week 1

Monday – 14.00-21.30 (7hrs)

Tuesday – OFF

Wednesday – 7.00-14.00 (6.5hrs)

Thursday – 6.00-14.00  (7.5hrs)

Friday – 6.00-15.30  (7.5hrs)

Saturday – 7.30-16.30  (8.5hrs)

Sunday – OFF

Rota week 2

Monday – 6.15-14.00 (7.25hrs)

Tuesday – 6.00-15.30  (9hrs)

Wednesday – 14.00-20.15 (6.25hrs)

Thursday – 14.00-21.30 (7hrs)

Friday – 14.00-21.30 (7hrs)

Saturday – OFF

Sunday - OFF

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure is a sustainable Charity & Leisure Trust, responsible for the delivery of leisure and hospitality facilities in Adur & Worthing, West Sussex.

We have 9 sites across Worthing & Adur including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House.

We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions such as weddings) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

Our successful candidate will be a strong, confident swimmer. A current RLSS National Pool Lifeguard qualification is essential. You will need good customer skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern to include early starts, late finishes, some weekends, and Bank Holidays.

To become a Lifeguard with South Downs Leisure you will be required to do a swim test prior to interview and if successful at interview we may consider paying for your NPLQ course.  However to qualify for this funding  you will be required to work at least 100 hours over a year (post qualification) and all lifeguards must undertake working a weekend shift.  If you leave before you have worked the 100 hours you will be required to pay back the cost of the NPLQ course fee.

About you…

We are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic individual, who will be heavily involved in the set up and running of activities at the centre. A strong work ethic and a real passion for the fitness and leisure industry.

Employee Benefits…

Heavily discounted Fit4 membership for our employees and up to 4 family members, discounted food and drink, contributory pension, training, Karrp Benefits Scheme, Bike Scheme/loans and the Employee Assistance Programme.

Equal Opportunities & Disclosing your disability…

We would encourage you to disclose your disability or long term condition at the point of application. Having a diverse group of employees is important to us and we aim to select employees with the greatest potential to succeed in our organisation, regardless of their background and circumstances. We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Confident employer.

Safeguarding…

South Downs Leisure have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

Further Info…

NO CV’s or agency applications please – these will not be considered.

To apply visit www.southdownsleisure.co.uk/careers

Applications forms can be completed online or downloaded and posted to Human Resources, Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

The ideal candidate will be based locally or happy to relocate.

What’s next…

Due to a high number of applications for our roles, if you have not heard from us by 28 days of the closing date then you have been unsuccessful this time. However, we thank you for your interest in South Downs Leisure and please keep an eye on our website for any further roles.

Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Casual Assistant Swimming Instructor (Term time working)

Post:                       Casual Assistant Swimming Instructors
Salary:                    £9.56 – £10.42 per hour
Hours:                     Casual. Term time working.
Location:                Worthing (Splashpoint Leisure Centre) and/or Shoreham (Wadurs Swimming Pool)
Closing date:         Ongoing Recruitment

A Level 1 Qualification is required for this post.

What’s the role… Splashpoint has a vacancy for assistant swimming instructors to join the AquaSchool Team. The roles are to assist in the teaching of pre-school classes to children enrolled in our busy swim school.

About you… Are you a level 1 qualified assistant swimming instructor, enthusiastic, conscientious with excellent customer care skills? If yes, you could just be who we are looking for.

What’s Extra… We provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff leisure membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, staff awards night and a great bunch of friendly colleagues.

Our beliefs and values… South Downs Leisure is a local Charity that encourages health and wellbeing and is committed to developing inclusion and diversity within its workforce, creating a movement for change and leading the way in the diverse community it serves. Therefore, applications from ethnic and white minority groups and those who identify as disabled are particularly encouraged.

We have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We also insist on recruiting passionate and committed people who want the chance to build a career in Leisure. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact the Swim Team on 01903 905050 ext 2023.

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Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Assistant Swimming Instructor (Term time working)

Post:                       Assistant Swimming Instructors
Salary:                    £8.93 – £10.42 per hour 
Hours:                     Varied / Term time working
Location:                Worthing (Splashpoint Leisure Centre) and/or Shoreham (Wadurs Swimming Pool)
Closing date:         Ongoing Recruitment

A Level 1 Qualification is required for this post.

What’s the role… Splashpoint has a vacancy for assistant swimming instructors to join the AquaSchool Team. The roles are to assist in the teaching of pre-school classes to children enrolled in our busy swim school.

About you… Are you a level 1 qualified assistant swimming instructor, enthusiastic, conscientious with excellent customer care skills? If yes, you could just be who we are looking for.

What’s Extra… We provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff leisure membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, staff awards night and a great bunch of friendly colleagues.

Our beliefs and values…

South Downs Leisure is a local Charity that encourages health and wellbeing and is committed to developing inclusion and diversity within its workforce, creating a movement for change and leading the way in the diverse community it serves. Therefore, applications from ethnic and white minority groups and those who identify as disabled are particularly encouraged.

We have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We also insist on recruiting passionate and committed people who want the chance to build a career in Leisure. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact the Swim Team on 01903 905050 ext 2023.

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Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Casual Swimming Instructor (Term Time Working)

Post:                         Casual Swimming Instructors
Salary                       £13.35 per hour
Hours:                      Variable hours available (Term time only)
Location:                 Splashpoint Leisure Centre and/or Wadurs Swimming Pool
Closing date:          Ongoing recruitment

Why choose us… South Downs Leisure is a charity and a community leisure trust, responsible for the delivery of corporate hospitality, events, sports and leisure facilities across Worthing and now Adur. We work with local clubs, charities, schools and wellbeing providers and are dedicated to enhancing the lives of residents. We are looking to recruit a skilled team of enthusiastic and highly motivated staff to work at these sites, across a variety of roles and in turn, who will help spread our message to get, More people, More Active More often!

What’s the Role… Splashpoint and/or Wadurs have vacancies for swimming instructors to join their AquaSchool Teams. The role is to teach classes of children enrolled in our busy swim school.

About you… Are you a level 2 qualified swimming instructor, enthusiastic, conscientious with excellent customer care skills, If so, you could just be who we are looking for.

What’s Extra… We provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff leisure membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme, cycle to work scheme, staff awards night and a great bunch of friendly colleagues.

Our beliefs and values…

South Downs Leisure is a local Charity that encourages health and wellbeing and is committed to developing inclusion and diversity within its workforce, creating a movement for change and leading the way in the diverse community it serves. Therefore, applications from ethnic and white minority groups and those who identify as disabled are particularly encouraged.

We have a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We also insist on recruiting passionate and committed people who want the chance to build a career in Leisure. And where necessary we will undertake pre employment checks.

For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact the Swim Team on 01903 905050 ext 2023.

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Application forms can be completed online or downloaded, completed and emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk

Please indicate if you require any reasonable adjustments, due to disability, to enable you to apply or attend an interview, or which you wish us to take into account when considering your application. Reasonable adjustments are things like sign language interpreters, altering the time of the interview, or making the interview room accessible for you.

If you would like to discuss your disability requirements further, please contact HR@southdownsleisure.co.uk or by telephoning 01903 905050

South Downs Leisure is proud to be a disability confident employer.