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Full-time Sports Centre Manager
Band 4 to Top (Actual salary range £23,866 - £30,756 pa plus £597 pa outer fringe)
37 hours per week, 52.14 weeks per year
Annual leave entitlement 23 days plus bank holidays
Hours of work: Flexible shift patterns e.g. mornings, evenings and weekends - rota to be agreed according to operational requirements
The Sports Centres opening hours are: 4.30pm-10pm on weekdays and 8am-6pm on weekends, plus late evening function hire events.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our school team managing our on-site Sports Centre. As Sports Centre Manager, you will be responsible for co-coordinating the daily operation of the centre along with a small team of Recreation Assistants. You will need to be able to motivate your team and ensure members and visitors are treated to an exceptional visit, through the delivery of very high standards and top class service at all times.
The ideal candidate will be commercially aware with a strong focus on marketing and business development. Creating community awareness and building strong local presence will be high on the successful candidate's agenda.
You will need to be able to manage the compliance side of the business in line with the Health & Safety at Work act. In addition you will be taking the lead on audits and the administration where required, ensuring your team understands procedures and processes alike.
Our facilities include a multi-purpose sports facility catering for football, hockey, basketball, volleyball, netball and badminton along with a climbing wall. In addition to this we are proud to have a fitness suite with running and rowing machines and a free weight area, 18m indoor swimming pool and an FA approved and registered floodlit 3G multi-use games area.
The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience in sports centre/fitness industry, lots of enthusiasm and a passion for sport, exercise and fitness.
This is a customer facing role; therefore fluency in English is required.
Closing date: Midday Monday 25th February 2019
For more information and to download an application form, please see the James Hornsby School website. www.jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk/information/recruitment/
Completed applications should be emailed to Leigh.Christensen@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk.
If you would like to arrange a visit to see the Sports Centre please contact Leigh Christensen
CVs alone will not be accepted. CV's submitted via an agency will not be considered.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. Therefore we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.
The James Hornsby School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and applicants will be subject to full employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure.
TheJames HornsbySchool is a Zenith Multi Academy Trust school as part of Zenith Multi Academy Trust
Information about the School
The James Hornsby School, is a successful school with Investors in People Gold status, which can offer students the opportunity to reach their full potential in a supportive and caring environment. Our students are proud of their school and enjoy so many different parts of school life including trips, visits and many other activities both in and outside of the normal school day.
We believe that it is essential that we work in partnership with the students, parents/carers and both local and international communities to enable our students to be prepared for their future lives. Our school motto, 'Together We Excel' reflects this belief. Staff at The James Hornsby School work incredibly hard, along with Governors and Parents, to ensure we offer the best educational opportunities possible.
The James Hornsby School is a forward thinking school, continually looking for new ways to provide the best learning environment and learning opportunities for our students. We are at the centre of the local community and open our doors outside of the normal school day to support learning and recreational opportunities in the local community. We are aiming for excellence and we invite you to come and see for yourselves.
Quotes from our May 2016 Ofsted report: "This school is well led. The Headteacher and leaders have worked with determination to create a culture where pupils share a 'lifelong love of learning' and achieve their best". "School leaders have succeeded in bringing pupils together into a positive, caring school community which promotes high expectations for attitudes towards learning, relationships and attendance."