Job Vacancies

Working for a great team

Are you enthusiastic, dynamic and an innovative individual?  If so, we are looking for someone like you to work at one of our five 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.

Please note that you need to complete an application form as CVs alone will not be accepted.

Here are a list of our current vacancies:

Membership Advisor

Post:                         Membership Advisor           

Salary:                          £7.64 – £8.83 per hour

Hours:                           Various including evening and weekend work

Location:                      All South Downs Leisure sites

Closing date:               27th January 2020

 

What’s the Role …

You will be joining a well-established, friendly team, promoting the Fit4 package across the South Downs Leisure sites and assisting with member retention.  As a Membership Advisor you will be dealing with customers on a daily basis both in person and over the telephone.

You will also ensure that a high level of customer service is maintained at all times.

About you…

Are you looking for weekend or casual work?

If you are interested and your excellent customer service skills and passion for people are second to none you could be just who we are looking for. You will also need to be confident, approachable and have great organisational skills. The successful candidate must be able to work with other key areas of the centre, such as reception and the fitness team to provide an exceptional customer experience.  Previous experience is not essential as full training will be provided, but a positive attitude and the drive to succeed are a must.

What’s Extra …

We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and an employee assistance programme.

Safeguarding & Equal Opportunities…

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.

We also encourage applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated; however, you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

Equal Opportunities …

South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Cleaning Supervisor

Post: Cleaning Supervisor

Grade: Grade 2 – 3

Salary: £11,215.54 – £12,551.35 per annum

Hours: 25 Per Week

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

Closing date: 7th February 2020

What’s the Role …

Supervise the daily cleaning schedule, ensuring the cleaning specification is met in full. Act as the main point of contact and be responsible for daily inspections. Lead and motivate the cleaning team to achieve and maintain high standards at all times. Provide support to the cleaning team as required, ensuring that teamwork is actively promoted. Report any defects or H&S concerns as required and always promote and adhere to the SDL safe working practices.

Supporting the Facility Manager to deliver a high standard of cleaning throughout the Leisure Facility.

About you….

You’ll be enthusiastic and hard-working with a real attention to detail as you’ll be responsible for the day-to-day cleaning of the centre. Our leisure centres can be very busy, so you’ll need to thrive in this setting. Adhering to Health and Safety requirements and regulations are crucial, so you’ll need to be hard working and conscientious to carry out all duties to meet our high customer care standard. Ideally, you’ll have experience of cleaning in a busy working environment with good customer care skills and knowledge of COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Heath). If you don’t yet have it, we’ll provide full training on how to use appropriate machinery and chemicals.

What’s Extra …

We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and an employee assistance programme.

Safeguarding & Equal Opportunities…

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.

We also encourage applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated; however, you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

Equal Opportunities … South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Duty Officer

Post: Duty Officer
Salary: Grade 3 – 4
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary:  £17,355 – £21,110 pa

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing date:  Friday 17th January 2020

What’s the Role …

The successful applicant will be responsible for supervising the day to day running of the centre and all activities within the facility, reporting to the Facility Manager. You will also work as part of a team to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction and be expected to assist in maintaining cleanliness throughout the complex and assist in the setting up of various activities.

This role may also be offered as a NVQ level 3 Leisure Management Apprenticeship. If you would like further information regarding this opportunity then please contact the Facility Manager as follows: mike.mcginley@southdownsleisure.co.uk

About you….

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

What’s Extra …

We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers.

Safeguarding & Equal Opportunities…

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.

We also encourage applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated; however, you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

Equal Opportunities … South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Fitness Advisor

Post: Fitness Advisor & Casual Fitness Advisors
Salary: £15,198 to £17,045 per annum
Hourly Rate: £7.87 – £8.83  
Hours: Negotiable
Location: All South Downs Leisure sites
Closing Date: Friday 24th January 2020

Why choose us…

South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities. In total we have 4 sites across Worthing including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House. We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities, including functions for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role…

We are looking for Fitness Advisors to supervise the day-to-day running of South Downs Leisure gyms. Duties will include: gym programmes, fitness assessments, gym-based class teaching and day to day operations such as opening and closing of the gyms, managing the hygiene and cleanliness of the gyms and the health spa where appropriate, working on a shift rota basis. The successful applicants will report into the Fitness Manager and Fitness Co-ordinator and will be responsible for all activities within the gym. The hours of work include weekends and evenings, so a degree of flexibility is required.

About you…

Applicants must have a proven record within the fitness and health industry and have previous comparable experience. It is also essential to hold a Level 2 Gym Qualification.  The post holder will be required to work at any of the South Downs Leisure facilities according to the demands of the post, or at the discretion of the management team.

What’s Extra…

The opportunity to take PT both within and outside of this role – to be discussed with the Fitness Manager. We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers.

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.

Equal Opportunities…

South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation.

To apply, Complete online or click on the link below to download an application form.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Leisure Assistant – Party Host and/or Soft Play Assistant

Post: Leisure Assistant – Party Host and/or Soft Play Assistant
Salary: National minimum wage
Hours: Weekend work with the potential for cover during the week
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing Date: Friday 24th January 2020

Why choose us …

South Downs Leisure is a new charitable trust, established in May 2015, responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities within the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites across Worthing including our award winning Splashpoint Leisure Complex, Worthing Leisure Centre and Field Place Manor House. We provide Swimming, Sports, Leisure and Social activities (including large scale functions) for a wide range of customers.

What’s the Role …

Responsible for ensuring the comfort and safety of all users of the centre, you will help with setting up equipment / activities for parties. You will meet and greet children and parents providing information about the party venue and equipment being used. You will oversee and offer the best service possible.

Soft play assistants will be responsible for conducting the health and safety checks on the soft play prior to opening and are to monitor all users to ensure safety. 

Both roles will have elements of cleaning and tidying involved.

About you….

Do you enjoy having fun with Kids? We are looking for bubbly personalities who can deliver parties by giving 100%

What’s Extra …

We will provide uniform, pension, staff membership, appropriate training, and an employee assistance programme.

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.

Equal Opportunities …

South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated; however, you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

To apply, Complete online or click on the link below to download an application form.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Gymnastics Coach

Post: Gymnastics Coach 
Hours: Various Hours Available
Salary:  £4.35 – £19.95 per hour dependent on experience and qualifications.
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

What’s the Role …

We have an exciting opportunity to coach Gymnastics at Worthing Leisure Centre.

The role will be to work alongside our existing coach to develop the newly expanded programme, assisting with the running of sessions with children working through British Gymnastics proficiency scheme.

About you….

The successful candidate for this post will have a keen interest in gymnastics and ideally some coaching experience. They will be enthusiastic and keen to learn new skills.

What’s Extra …

We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers.

Safeguarding & Equal Opportunities…

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.

We also encourage applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated; however, you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

Equal Opportunities … South Downs Leisure encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Casual Group Exercise Instructors

Post:  Casual Group Exercise Instructors
Salary: £21.70 per hour (inclusive of payment for annual leave)
Hours: Various
Location: All South Downs Leisure sites

Whats the Role … You will be responsible for running Fitness classes across our sites as part of our classes programme. In particular we are looking for instructors with Les Mills training and qualifications in BodyAttack, BodyBalance, BodyCombat, BodyPump, BodyStep or Sh’bam

About you… We are looking for someone passionate about fitness with experience of running fitness classes and trained in Les Mills programmes?

What’s extra…

We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training, an employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers.

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.

Equal Opportunities

South Downs Leisure is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Work base location is indicated, however you may be asked to work at any such place within the South Downs Leisure sites as required.

To apply, Complete online or click on the link below to download an application form.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.

Apply Online Now Download Application Form

Completed application forms can be emailed to application.forms@southdownsleisure.co.uk or pop in the post and send to: HR, Field Place Manor House & Barns, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex, BN13 1NP.