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Welcome! You have taken the first step into a new career with one of the largest community leisure providers - with over 3000 members of staff across 99 sites and head office.

Freedom Leisure has recently completed an exciting phase of growth and expansion, now with many more leisure centres within local communities. So if you are looking to work for a well-established company with an excellent reputation amongst the industry, community and staff - then we want you!

As a company we offer great career opportunities and the chance of progression within the Freedom Leisure team. Working for us is more than just a job, we offer job satisfaction, the chance to be part of a team and excellent benefits including greatly subsidised staff membership rates; contributory pension; childcare vouchers and a wide range of training opportunities.

 

General Manager

Following the successful mobilisation of the Swansea contract in October 2018 we are now looking for a talented and experienced leader to continue the strong commercial & operational success at the LC Swansea, Wales’s most visited paid attraction 10 years in a row, with almost 800,000 visitors every year!

REQUIREMENTS

  • To be accountable for the business performance and financial success of the centre.
  • To manage, develop and motivate a team of over 100 staff.
  • To be responsible for the day-to-day operation, management and running of the centre to the highest standard.
  • To be a proactive member of the Swansea Operational Management team
  • To shape, maximize and support the capital investment plans at the LC in 2019 and beyond.

Hours: 40hrs a week, Monday to Sunday - Rota Basis

Closing date 30th April.

To find out more about this role or to apply click here.

Duty Manager

We are looking for a Duty Manager, to join our friendly and professional team at the LC Swansea. You will be responsible for the day to day duty management and running of the leisure centre to the highest standard. You will be a proactive member of the team, who will be able to supervise the centre staff, ensuring performance potential is optimised and all work is carried out to the highest standard.

We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills, and ideally has experience of working in a leisure environment, but more importantly, someone who has passion and drive, and is able to think on their feet, keep calm under pressure and able to deal with people from all walks of life. We want our employees and customer to have the best experience possible, so if you are looking to progress your career, then we want to hear from you.

Hours: 40hrs a week, Monday to Sunday - Rota Basis

Closing date 26th April

To find out more about this role or to apply click here.

Studio and Fitness Team Leader

Freedom Leisure actively promotes healthy lifestyles and our community facilities are the perfect place to achieve this. As part of Freedom Leisure newly operating the LC Swansea, a large investment of over £500,000 has been made focussed around Gym and Fitness.

At the LC Swansea we are looking to recruit a Fitness Team Leader to lead our Fitness Class programme, our World Class team of instructors and enhance our current fitness provision to improve retention of members and increase new membership.

Our Fitness class programme is the largest in South West Wales and offers a wide range of exercise classes including High Intensity, Functional, Holistic and incorporates recognised fitness brands such as Les Mills.

Hours: 40hrs a weeks, Monday to Sunday – Rota basis

Closing date 28th April

To find out more about this role or to apply click here.

Waterpark Supervisor - part time

We are seeking to appoint a customer focussed and standards obsessed individual to the role of waterpark Supervisor.

The successful candidate will hold an NPLQ and a sound knowledge of the LC. The waterpark is the heart of the LC and brings over £1million pound income per year. In order to achieve this figure we are looking for an aspiring leader who goes the extra mile to ensure our customers have the best experience possible!

Hours: Flexible hours available

Closing date 24th April

To find out more about this role or to apply click here.

Lifeguard / Recreation Assistant - part time

We are looking for a Recreation Assistant to join our friendly and professional team. Working as a Recreation Assistant, is an essential part, to the successful operation of the centre, it requires excellent customer service skills, along with the ability to work as part of a successful team. You could be meeting and greeting our customers, dealing with telephone enquiries, or setting up equipment for sporting activities.

This is a customer facing role, and therefore we are looking for someone who is customer focused, has a passion for the industry. We want our employees and customers to have the best experience possible, So if this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

Hours: 8hrs a week, Rota basis - to include weekends and evenings.

Closing date 24th April

To find out more about this role or to apply click here.

Want to train to be a lifeguard?

Get into lifeguarding with LC! Our next course starts in May and is a weekend course running over the first three weekends.

Are you age 16yrs plus, and interest in a career in Lifeguarding?  If so, please get in touch.

Email: rachel.curtis@freedom-leisure.co.uk for more information on each course.

We hold a number of NPLQ courses throughout the year, usually in January, May, and September.

All candidates must be able to complete the following fitness criteria:

  • Jump into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back
  • In deep water, tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool 1.8m
  • Climb out unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design permits
  • Must be 16 by the assessment at the end of each course

All courses are here at the LC, and discounted to £199!!