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Assistant Manager - Sport & Leisure - 2 posts available

Salary Range: 
£24,808 - £26,646
37 per week
Various Sports Centres across Ipswich
Closing Date: 
25 January, 2019 - 17:00

2 posts available:

  • 1 x 37 hours per week (Maternity cover for up to 12 months)
  • 1 x 37 hours per week (6 Month Secondment Cover)

Join one of the largest sports and fitness programmes in the region and build a great career with amazing people

Ipswich Borough Council runs a comprehensive and exciting sports and fitness programme that is focussed on improving the lives of local people through a wide range of sports and activities. We operate 3 sports centres, 2 swimming pools, 5 gyms and deliver over 90 fitness classes a week, as well as the largest swimming lesson programme in the area. We also work closely with local partners to manage and deliver health and physical activity programmes. If you are looking to develop your career in the sports and fitness industry then we have opportunities for you.

The Assistant Manager is responsible for the day to day operation of our sports centres and swimming pools. This is an exciting role that offers variety on a daily basis, with opportunities for the successful individual to gain experience in busy sports and leisure environments.

These posts will be subject to a full Enhanced Disclosure.

Day to day

You are responsible for the supervision and the efficient day-to-day operation of the sports facilities, maintaining the highest standards of customer care and service whilst ensuring the Health and Safety of customers and staff. You will also be responsible for key tasks in managing the sports facilities.

About you

You will have had previous experience in supervising or managing a facility. We are looking for an individual that is passionate about sport and leisure, has excellent customer service skills and can motivate and lead a dynamic team.

How to apply

To view the job description and further information on the service area, please download the Job Pack

If you are interested in finding out more please contact Mike Bourne on 01473 433602 or email Mike.Bourne@ipswich.gov.uk  

You will need to Login or Sign Up for My Ipswich to complete the Online Application Form for this vacancy. This will then be saved in your ‘My Requests’ records

Closing date: Friday 25th January 2019 at 5pm.

Interviews: to be held week commencing 4th February 2019