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:

Casual Bar Assistant

Post: Casual Bar Assistants

Salary: National Minimum Wage Subject to Age

Hours: Flexible Mon – Sun

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

Closing date: 19th August 2019

What’s the Role …

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the food and beverage team at Worthing Leisure Centre; we currently have vacancies in a catering section for Casual Bar Staff. Main duties will include:

· Serving drinks

· Maintaining a safe, hygienic, clean environment at all times

· Operate a computerised till system

About you…

The successful candidate will be over 18 years old, able to demonstrate excellent customer care skills and enjoy working in a busy environment.

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.

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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 Operations Apprentice

Post: Leisure Operations Apprentice

Salary: £3.90 per hour

Hours: 37 Hours per week

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

Closing date: 2nd September 2019

Interview date: 12th September 2019

What’s the Role …

Worthing Leisure Centre has a vacancy for a Leisure Operations Apprentice.  As an apprentice you can earn a wage and work alongside experienced staff to gain job-specific skills relevant to the Leisure Industry across both wet and dry side facilities.

This position provides the opportunity to complete an apprenticeship over approximately one year and achieve a National Vocational Qualification in either Sport and Recreation, Exercise and Fitness or Activity Leadership. 

With training, you will be expected to carry out the full range of operational duties at Worthing Leisure Centre, Splashpoint, Davison Leisure Centre or Field Place as required. Leisure specific training will be given throughout the term of the employment.

The above post involves working a shift rota, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

This post will normally be based at Worthing Leisure Centre, Worthing; however the post holder may be required to work at any of the division’s facilities according to the demands of the post, or at the discretion of the management team

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.

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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 Receptionist

Post: Casual Receptionist

Salary: £7.64 to £8.42 p.h. (+12.07% for annual leave)

Hours: Flexible Mon – Sun

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

Closing date: 28th August 2019

What’s the Role …

As the first point of contact for most of our customers the reception team plays a highly

valued role in the customer experience for South Downs Leisure.

  Your main duties will include:

  •  To greet, help and serve the customers in a friendly and enthusiastic manner.
  • To provide excellent customer service at all times.
  • To take bookings for facilities using a computerised booking system.
  • To advise customers, be knowledgeable on services and products and actively promote the facilities at all times.
  • To handle cash including issuing tickets and reconciling tills.
  • Plus any other appropriate duties as directed by your line manager

You will need previous experience of serving customers in a face to face environment and a team orientated approach, with the ability to be flexible and adaptable.

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.

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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 - Hospitality, Functions and Events

Post: Duty Officer – Hospitality, Functions and Events

Salary: £17,355 – £21,110

Hours: 37 Hours per week

Location: Field Place

Closing date: 28th August 2019

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.

Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. You will have good customer skills and be prepared to work a shift pattern to include early starts, late finishes, some weekends and Bank Holidays.

About you…

Do you have a passion for delivering excellent customer service? Would you enjoy working within a small team who are dedicated to delivering excellent events? We are looking for a skilled individual to join our team at Field Place Manor House

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.

Weekend Cleaner

Post: Weekend Cleaner

Salary: National Minimum Wage Subject to Age

Hours: Saturday and Sunday 8am – 11am

Location: Field Place

Closing date: 28th August 2019

What’s the Role …

You will be responsible for maintaining the high standard of cleanliness required for a facility which can host anything from wakes and weddings to children’ dance classes and beyond. You will carry out various cleaning duties, including washing, emptying litter bins, sweeping, dusting and vacuum cleaning using powered equipment where appropriate, to ensure that the premises, which will include toilets, are in a clean and hygienic condition.

About you…

Are you conscientious with an eye for detail and a willing can do attitude to work. The ideal candidate should have cleaning experience although applicants with a willingness to learn will also be considered.

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.

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Casual Tennis Coach

Post: Casual Tennis Coach

Salary: £4.35 – £12.71 per hour dependant on experience.

Hours: Tues 4-6pm, Wed 4-6pm, Sat 9am-1.30pm during term time

Location: Field Place.

Closing date: 20th August 2019

What’s the Role …

We are looking for an enthusiastic, fun and energetic coach to work in a growing programme alongside our experienced coach.

About you…

Do you have an ability to think outside the box, to keep tennis sessions fun, enjoyable and demanding for all players? Are you someone with a real passion for tennis / mini tennis who is willing to help players of all abilities develop their skills.

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.

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.

Athletics Coach

Post:  Athletics Coach
Salary:
 £16.70 to £19.56 per hour (dependent on qualifications)
Hours: Casual and *Contracted hours available
*Thursdays 16.30 – 17.30 during term time
(Casual hours during holiday programme)
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre

Whats the Role …

Worthing Leisure Centre has a vacancy for an Athletic Coach during the term time, with the opportunity to expand other sessions during the holiday programme.

About you…

You will have experience of delivering athletics sessions and the ability to structure and programme sessions to meet demand in accordance with available resources. You will also need to be qualified to level 2 or above.

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.