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:

Cafe Assistant - Splashpoint

Post: Café Assistant – Splashpoint
Salary: £4.35 – £8.21 per hour 
Hours: 8 hours

Week 1- Saturday 9am-1pm, Sunday 2pm-6.30pm
Week 2- Friday 4pm-7.30pm, Saturday 9am-1pm

Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019

Why choose us … South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 … The main duties will include; basic food preparation, providing a full barista coffee service (training provided), serving food and drinks, maintaining a safe, hygienic, clean environment at all times, operating a computerised till system and most importantly making our customers welcome.

About you …To join us you will have an interest in working in a catering environment and have the ability to demonstrate excellent customer care skills whilst enjoying working in a busy environment. Ideally a basic food hygiene certificate would be advantageous but full training will be given.

What’s Extra … We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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.

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.

Cafe Assistant - Leisure Centre

Post: Cafe Assistant
Salary: £4.35 – £8.21 per hour 
Hours: 2 Posts – Saturday 8 am – 3 pm / Saturday 8.30 am – 12 pm
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019

Why choose us … South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 … The main duties will include; basic food preparation, providing a full barista coffee service (training provided), serving food and drinks, maintaining a safe, hygienic, clean environment at all times, operating a computerised till system and most importantly making our customers welcome.

About you …To join us you will have an interest in working in a catering environment and have the ability to demonstrate excellent customer care skills whilst enjoying working in a busy environment. Ideally a basic food hygiene certificate would be advantageous but full training will be given.

What’s Extra … We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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.

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.

Assistant Swimming Instructor

Post: Assistant Swimming Instructor
Salary: £9.17 per hour
Hours: 1.5 hours per week (term time only)
Location: Splashpoint Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019

Why choose us … South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 … Splashpoint has a vacancy for an assistant swimming instructor to join the Aqua School Team. The role is assisting teaching pre-school classes of children enrolled in our busy swim school.
Mondays 11.30 – 13.00 – term time only

About you… Are you a level 1 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 will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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.

For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact Paddy Winter, Swimming School Manager on 01903 905050 ext 2022.

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.

Swimming Instructor

Post: Swimming Instructor
Salary: £14.24 per hour
Hours: 5 hours per week (term time only)
Location: Splashpoint Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019

Why choose us … South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 … Splashpoint has a vacancy for another swimming instructor to join the AquaSchool Team. The role is to teach classes of children enrolled in our busy swim school.

Saturdays 8.00 – 11.00

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 will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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.

For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact Paddy Winter, Swimming School Manager on 01903 905050 ext 2022.

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 Duty Officer

Post:  Casual Duty Officer
Salary: Grade 3 – 4 (£17,355 – £21,110)
Hours: Casual Hours
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019

Why choose us …
South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 …

Worthing Leisure Centre has a vacancy for a Full time Duty Officer, plus an additional Part time Duty Officer. The successful applicants 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.

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.

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.

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 and access to our 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. 

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 Instructor

Post:  Gymnastics Instructor
Salary:  Level 1: £12.33 per hour / Level 2: £16.54 per hour (plus 12.07% for annual leave)
Hours:  to be discussed on application
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre
Closing date:  18th December 2019

Why choose us …
South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 …

We have an exciting opportunity for a UKCC Level 1 or 2 Coach or equivalent, to maintain the existing provision of Gymnastics at Worthing Leisure Centre with a view to future expansion.

About you….

The successful candidate for this post will have experience of coaching and leading which is why level 2 is essential. We are also seeking Level 1 or equivalent coaches to develop their skills and assist with the delivery of the current and future programmes.

What’s Extra …
We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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.  For an informal discussion about the Post, please contact Sian Warren, Assistant Manager on 01903 905050 ext 2006.

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 Fitness Advisors

Post:  Casual Fitness Advisors
Salary:  £7.64 – £8.83 per hour
Hours:  Various hours
Location: Worthing Leisure Centre and Splashpoint Leisure Centre
Closing date: 18th December 2019  

Why choose us …
South Downs Leisure are responsible for the delivery of sport and leisure facilities in the Worthing area. In total we have 4 sites including our award winning Splashpoint 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 …

We are looking for Fitness Advisors to supervise the day-to-day running of Worthing Leisure gyms. Duties will include: opening and closing of the gyms, writing fitness programmes, managing the hygiene and cleanliness of the gyms and the health spa where appropriate. The successful applicants will report into the Fitness Manager and will be responsible for all activities within the gym. The casual work hours offered may be during days, 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 …
We will provide uniform, pension, excellent discounted rate staff membership, appropriate training and access to our 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. 

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.