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Staff Vacancy: Apprentice Recreation Assistant

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Staff Vacancy: Apprentice Recreation Assistant
by Donna Piper - Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 4:17 PM

Marjon Sport
35 hours per week Working on a shift basis in line with our sport centre opening hours
Fixed-Term for 12 month
Salary: £115.50 per week (in line with NMW regulations)

Marjon Sport is looking to appoint an Apprentice Recreation Assistant to work as part of a team to assist, monitor and supervise customers in the Marjon Sports Centre. Specific responsibilities include lifeguarding, reception duties and customer service and equipment set ups, security, cleanliness, safety of customers and emergency procedures and ensuring customer satisfaction.

DBS Clearance will be required, and, within an appropriate time of commencement of employment, you will also be required to obtain the ISRM NPLQ, together with a First Aid at Work qualification, the Course and a Certificate in Child Protection.

Candidates should ideally have a commitment to sport and recreation and be strong swimmers. Individuals selected for interview may be expected to undertake a swimming test.

Unfortunately due to funding requirements we cannot consider candidates who have undertaken a Degree or equivalent level qualification.

Closing date: Thursday 22 September 2016 at noon

Interview date: Monday 3 October 2016

Application Process and How to Apply

To apply for the position applicants are asked to complete the attached University application form.

For further details please refer to the attached job description.

Completed application forms can be returned electronically to or by post to: The Human Resources Office, University of St Mark & St John, Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8BH.