About this job

Permanent - Full and part-time positions
Salary: Recreation Assistants £15613-£16,491 pro rata - Swimming Teachers £10.71 per hour - Assistant Swimming Teachers £8.09 per hour

Mid Devon Leisure are seeking team members with integrity, a can-do attitude and a real focus on customer service. The following positions are available across two centres in Tiverton and Crediton, offering up to and including full time hours.

NPLQ Recreation Assistants – from regular pool rotations, supervising and cleaning the pool area and wider facility, to setting up equipment and delivering a first class customer service when dealing with queries.

Swimming Teachers Level 1 and Level 2 - ideally you will be ASA Level 2 or STA Level 2, ASA or STA Baby and Pre-school qualified (depending on the position applied for)

An excellent benefits package for employees includes:

  • A Local Government Pensions Scheme
  • A flexible benefits scheme via salary sacrifice for childcare vouchers
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Generous annual leave, flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to purchase additional annual leave
  • Staff discounts in our leisure centres
  • Free parking

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the NPLQ Recreation Assistant post, please contact Ben Davis (Exe Valley Leisure Centre) on 01884 234900 or Ben Dommett (Lords Meadow Leisure Centre) on 01884 234970.

For an informal discussion about the Swimming Teacher roles, please contact Linda Steer on 01884 234970.

For full details please read the Job Descriptions and Person Specifications - LS10 NPLQ Recreation Assistant - LS17 Swimming Teacher - LS18 Assistant Swimming Teacher 

The Job Description refers to the level of competencies required for this post. For an explanation of what this means, please see Core Competencies.

A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.

How to apply

Please download and complete our Job Application Form and send to opportunities@middevon.gov.uk. Alternatively, print and send by post to:

Human Resources
Mid Devon District Council
Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
Tiverton, Devon
EX16 6PP

Please remember to quote the following post and vacancy numbers (if applicable) below:

CLOSING DATE 29 September 2017 at 1.00 pm
POST NUMBER  LS10 LS17 & LS18
VACANCY NUMBER  2017047   2017048

We are committed to Equality of Opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

If we've not contacted you within two weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for showing an interest in this vacancy and we wish you every success with your on-going job search.

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