Careers

Customer Services Advisor

Customer Services Advisor

Seahaven Swim and Fitness Centre, Newhaven

22.5 hours/week

£9,657.00 per annum

As the first point of contact you will be critical in providing a first class customer services experience by welcoming customers positively and ensure efficiency of service and administration at reception. 

You will have:

Strong communication skills

A friendly, calm and approachable personality with the ability to act quickly and effectively

We offer:

1-2-1 coaching sessions to assist your development

Excellent training opportunities

Opportunity for career development

Staff membership scheme

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

 

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to marcella.aldous-brown@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Marcella Aldous-Brown, Wave Leisure Trust, Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes BN7 2XG

 

Deadline: Monday 9th October 2017

Operations Manager

Lewes Leisure Centre
39 hours/week

£19,741
If you are looking for a career in a fun and engaging environment in an organisation which is driven to ‘keeping generations active, across the generations’, and you are passionate about delivering the best customer service then this may be the opportunity for you.

The Role
As Operations Manager, you will lead, manage, develop and inspire a team of operational staff in delivering the highest possible standards of customer care whilst taking full responsibility for the day to day management and running of the centre.

Deadline for applications: 26th September 2017

Interview date: 4th October 2017

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nikki.hughes-faldo@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nikki Hughes-Faldo, Wave Leisure Trust, Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes BN7 2XG.

Duty Manager

Duty Manager

East Grinstead Sports Club

37 hours/week

£16,376.00 per annum
If you are looking for a career in a fun and engaging environment in an organisation which is driven to ‘keeping generations active, across the generations’, and you are passionate about delivering the best customer service then this may be the opportunity for you.

The Role
As Duty Manager you will manage, develop and motivate a team of operational staff and take responsibility for the day to day management and running of the Club ensuring highest possible standards of customer care and service delivery at all stages of a customer’s experience.

Deadline for applications: 26 September 2017

Interview date: 3rd October 2017

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nikki.hughes-faldo@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nikki Hughes-Faldo, Wave Leisure Trust, Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes BN7 2XG.

Leisure Attendant

Leisure Attendant

Ringmer Swimming Pool

20 hours/week

£7,821.00 per annum

Are you looking to join a fun and engaging environment dedicated to supporting your future development?

We are looking for competent lifeguards to take responsibility for the health and safety of our members and ensure all our poolside activities are promoted and run effectively.

We are passionate about delivering the best customer service and inspiring active lifestyles. 

You will have:
NPLQ
Strong communication skills, A friendly, calm and approachable personality with the ability to act quickly and effectively

You will get:
1-2-1 coaching sessions to assist your development
Excellent training opportunities
Opportunity for career development
Staff membership scheme

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to : andrew.grosvenor@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Andrew Grosvenor, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

 

Creche Assistant

Lewes Leisure Centre

2 hours/day Monday – Friday

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to andrew.grosvenor@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Andrew Grosvenor, Wave Leisure Trust, Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes BN7 2XG.

Group Exercise Instructors

Are you a Group Exercise Instructor in the Lewes area?

Here at Wave Leisure we are reprogramming our group exercise to keep up with the latest trends and Innovations and we want to hear from you!

 Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to be part of our team – contact Debbie at debbie.mclean@waveleisure.co.uk

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

 

Leisure Attendant

Location: Lewes Leisure Centre

39 hours/week

£15,252.00 per annum

Are you looking to join a fun and engaging environment dedicated to supporting your future development?

We are looking for competent lifeguards to take responsibility for the health and safety of our members and ensure all our poolside activities are promoted and run effectively.

We are passionate about delivering the best customer service and inspiring active lifestyles. 

You will have:

NPLQ

Strong communication skills

A friendly, calm and approachable personality with the ability to act quickly and effectively 

You will get:

1-2-1 coaching sessions to assist your development

Excellent training opportunities

Opportunity for career development

Staff membership scheme

Deadline: Monday 9th October 2017 

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Supervisor

Location: Shakespeare Hall, Newhaven

Casual hours to include weekends, evenings and bank holidays

The Role

To assist in the management of Shakespeare Hall

The Candidate

  • You will need exceptional customer service skills
  • You will need experience in supervising others
  • You will need exceptional organisational skills and be able to delegate
  • You will need excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrating diplomacy and tact
  • You will need to be able to work with minimal supervision but also as part of a team
  • You will need to be able to work flexibly and to attend work in evenings and weekends as and when required

 Are you looking to join a fun and engaging environment dedicated to supporting your future development?

 We are passionate about delivering the best customer service and inspiring active lifestyles. 

Deadline: Friday 22nd September 2017.

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Trustees Wanted

Wave Leisure Trust Ltd is an ambitious Charity and Social Enterprise with a turnover of £4.9m and Purpose of “Inspiring Active Lifestyles” and a Vision; “To be at the heart of the improvement of health and wellbeing within the Community”.

 Formed in 2006, Wave is recognised as an award-winning Trust, managing eight leisure facilities and the Newhaven Fort along with providing a vast range of activity programmes and outreach initiatives.

 Supporting well over 1 million active customer visits on an annual basis, Wave ensures all surplus revenues generated from activities are reinvested back into the community in the form of facility developments and refurbishments, new programmes of activity or outreach initiatives.

 Working across a range of sectors including Sport and Activity, Education, Public Health and Adult Social Care, Wave helps people of all ages and ability levels to be active, how they want, where they want, when they want.

 Wave; keeping generations active, across the generations.

Two Voluntary Posts

We wish to recruit two new members to join our nine-strong governing body, the Board of Trustees.

You would need to be able to make a commitment to Wave and devote the necessary time; have strategic vision, independent judgement, an ability to think creatively and a willingness to speak your mind.

 We are particularly keen to achieve a more diverse Board of Trustees and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 Please download the Expression of Interest pack from Waves’ website (http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/careers/).  For an informal discussion about the role of trustee, contact the Chief Executive, Duncan Kerr, on 01323 493010.

 The closing date for applications is 30th September 2017.

 Trustee Expression of Interest Pack

 

Café Assistants – Newhaven Fort

Hours: On a casual basis at weekends

Wave Leisure are looking for exceptional people to join the Catering team.  Helping to support the smooth running of the café you will make sure that we deliver an excellent service to our customers and everyone who visits gets a great first impression.

 As a Catering Assistant you will help us create an atmosphere that is friendly and professional.  You will be responsible for preparing and serving food and drinks.  You will need to be self motivated, with plenty of initiative and a passion for providing excellent customer service.  You will need to be computer literate and have good numeracy skills.

Deadline for applications:  31st August 2017

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Casual Aqua Instructor

Level 2 Qualified to take Aqua Aerobics or Deep Water Aqua classes.

You will need to have experience in the design and delivery of a safe, efficient and fun class to suit all abilities.

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Casual Body Combat Instructor

You’ll be responsible for teaching safe, fun, and effective exercise classes, consistent with standards set out within our normal operating procedures. As Class Instructor, you will maintain excellent customer focus at all times, meeting customer expectations and therefore ensuring repeat business.

You will be required to hold a Les Mills Body Combat instructor license and be up to date with training.

Excellent communication skills are key to the success of this role, along with experience of customer care.

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Lifeguards - Ringmer Swimming Pool & Seaford Head Pool

 

Ringmer Swimming Pool – 20 hours/week

Seaford Head Pool – Hours TBC

Salary is dependent upon age as minimum wage will apply

Purpose of Post

The key purpose of this post is to maintain constant surveillance of customers in the facility; acting immediately and appropriately to secure the safety of customers in the event of emergency. 

 The priorities of the Leisure Attendants are:

  1. To provide a friendly and efficient service to all customers.
  2. To pro-actively provide information to promote the Centre to the public at all times.
  3. To respond positively to customer enquiries
  4. To ensure that the facilities are kept clean and hygienic

 Excellent training and development opportunities are provided.

 Job Description

 How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Group Boxercise/Boxing Class Instructor

Tuesday evening 7.30-8.30pm at Shakespeare Hall, Newhaven  

Sunday morning 10.00-11.00am at Downs Leisure Centre, Seaford

We are actively seeking a qualified fitness professional to teach high quality group fitness classes in Boxing.  You should possess strong communication with an ability to engage with all class members ensuring an inclusive environment for all abilities.

 Skills Required

  • Comprehensive understanding of current health and fitness standards
  • 1 year group exercise teaching experience
  • Current Boxing Class Instructor qualification

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of HR, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Level 1 & 2 Sport Coaches

Location: Various sites and community/ school delivery

On a casual basis tbc

Set hourly rate will be dependent upon age and qualifications

Your key responsibilities will include:

·         To lead or assist with coaching sports programs including taster sessions, afterschool sessions and as part of our junior program across Wave Leisure facilities

·         To develop enjoyable sessions to increase young people’s interest in physical activity

·         To record and report on sessions according to session plan

·         To keep and record accurate registers and incident/ accident logs

Experience of delivering to children or young people is desirable and an enhanced DBS check will be required

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to david.wright@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to David Wright, Sports and Activities Development Coordinator, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

Skate Guards

Location: Peacehaven Leisure Centre

Casual hours – Friday evenings

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Please either complete the application form or provide a CV.  These can be sent to alice.clarke@waveleisure.co.uk or alternatively postal applications should be sent to Alice Clarke, Operations Manager, Wave Leisure Trust, Peacehaven Leisure Centre, Greenwich Way, Peacehaven BN10 8BB.

Group Exercise Instructors

We are looking for Group Exercise Instructors who are passionate about delivering classes that will encourage participation from all ages and abilities. You will deliver classes with energy and enthusiasm which will underpin our principle of Inspiring Active Lifestyles and have a key role in helping our Customers achieve their personal goals.

You will deliver classes in line with our policies and procedures, ensuring a safe environment for all attendees.

You will need to be able to create an enjoyable environment which will encourage Customers to participate. You will also need to be reliable, punctual and adaptable with an passion for well delivered, fun, inclusive classes for all participants.

We are looking for general instructors, although we welcome applications from those qualified in the delivery of Combat, Step and Pump.

Job Description

How to Apply

Application Form EDITABLE

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please return the completed on line application form to nikki.hughes-faldo@waveleisure.co.uk  Alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nikki Hughes-Falo, Area Manager, Wave Leisure Trust, Lewes Leisure Centre, Mountfield Road, Lewes BN7 2XG.

 

Wave Apprenticeship Vacancies

Wave Leisure Trust was established in 2006, it operates facilities on behalf of Lewes District Council, trading on a not for profit basis, re-investing surplus funds back into the facilities. The leisure trust manages eight facilities including four swimming pools, employing 100 staff on a permanent basis. Wave Leisure committed to helping the local community enjoy a happy and healthy lifestyle and look for staff who share the same vision.

This is an exciting time to be joining Wave Leisure as we go through a period of change and development and to help us achieve this we are currently recruiting for the following position.

Wave Leisure Training Academy

APPRENTICESHIP VACANCIES – AT DOWNS LEISURE CENTRE, SEAFORD, LEWES LEISURE CENTRE & PEACEHAVEN LEISURE CENTRE 

We have places in our Apprenticeship scheme for people with a real interest in the leisure industry who may have little or no experience but are keen to learn and to gain qualifications. This is the entry level into our Wave Leisure Training Academy and will provide a progressive route through the organisation for successful applicants.

Wave Leisure have partnered with Albion in the Community to ensure that the learning you get, both on the job and off the job, is delivered to the highest possible standard.

We are looking for people who are:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Committed to learning
  • Passionate about doing an excellent job
  • Able to show initiative
  • Team Players
  • Committed to deliver excellent customer service

Application Form

Application Form EDITABLE

Apprenticeship Scheme Information Pack

Please return the completed on line application form to nicola.nicholas@waveleisure.co.uk. Alternatively postal applications should be sent to Nicola Nicholas, Head of Human Resources, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN25 4QW.

In promoting equal opportunities Wave Leisure Trust welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 

 

Volunteer Health Walk Leaders

Walking for Health wouldn’t exist without our fantastic volunteer walk leaders, who lead health walks taking place around the country.

As a volunteer walk leader, you would be helping people in your community to get active and healthy, providing vital support that they otherwise might not get.  As well as ensuring walks are friendly, safe and well run, walk leaders are also our ambassadors for walking, their scheme and Walking for Health – showing people that walking really can make a big difference to their lives.

 We are looking for Walk Leaders to work from our Centres in Lewes and Peacehaven.

Walk Leaders Role Responsibilities

Closing date for all applications: 29th February 2016

If you wish to take on this rewarding role please send through an Expression of Interest to: Nicola Nicholas, Head of Human Resources, Wave Leisure Trust, Downs Leisure Centre, Sutton Road, Seaford BN26 4QW or nicola.nicholas@waveleisure.co.uk.