Lewes District Sites incl Downs Leisure Centre, Peacehaven Leisure Centre, Lewes Leisure Centre & Seahaven Swim & Fitness Centre
£12.01 per hour (+ holiday pay)
Closing date:
0 - 15 hours per week (including early & late shifts and weekends)

Job Description

The Post in Context

The Wave Team has considerable experience in the management of all aspects of community leisure, such as managing leisure centres (wet and dry), operating dual use sites (for example, schools and colleges), running sport and physical activity programmes (both indoor and outdoor).

This role is central to providing a friendly, safe and efficient service to all of our customers at the leisure centre. As such it is vital that the post holder is an inspirational role model at all times, leading and motivating their teams as they strive to deliver excellence in all areas of operating a busy centre.

Person Specification

Disposition (Essential)

  • Customer focused
  • Driven and Enthusiastic
  • Passion for providing exceptional service
  • Can do attitude
  • Pro-active
  • Team Player

Experience (Essential)

  • Staff supervision, leading teams to deliver high results and respond to changing priorities.

Experience (Desirable)

  • Previous experience of work in a customer focussed service delivery environment.
  • Cash handling/reconciliation and experience of following financial systems.
  • Able to calculate figures for a wide range of applications

Qualifications (Essential)

  • To hold or to be able to obtain a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

Qualifications (Desirable)

  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Pool Plant Operators Qualification
  • Coaching qualification in one or more sports

Skills (Essential)

  • Strong interpersonal skills to adapt communications and approach to suit different circumstances
  • Good organisational skills
  • Excellent time management

Skills (Desirable)

  • Experience of recruiting, training and developing staff.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications.


  • To be flexible to the changing demands of the business
  • To be able to follow Wave Active Limited Policies and Procedures.

Apply now

To apply for this or any position with Wave Leisure please email a copy of your CV and covering letter to info@waveleisure.co.uk, along with your name and contact details