Duty Officer (Programmes & Marketing)
Join East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Cultural Services team and play your part in delivering a range of Leisure & Cultural activities to local residents.
Working closely with a number of key partners, we actively promote Health and Wellbeing through a diverse portfolio of daily activities across all our services. These stretch across the Borough as we strive to get more people active and creative in their local communities.
Comprising Meadowside, Uttoxeter & Shobnall Leisure Centres, the Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton Market Hall, Burton Town Hall, parks & open spaces and Sports Development, Cultural Services offers a variety of opportunities to further your career.
Uttoxeter Leisure Centre is one of the finest Centres in the region. It features a 25m swimming pool, a sports hall and dance studio, a fitness suite, café & Creche.
We are looking for a leisure professional to join the Centre’s management team. You will play a key part in the day to day operation of the Centre, as well as responsibility for increasing membership numbers, managing and delivering Health and Wellbeing programmes, organising and promoting the sports development programme and children’s holiday activities.
You will ideally hold or be working towards a relevant degree or leisure qualification e.g. ISRM Diploma and also the RLSS National Pool Lifeguard qualification. It would be an advantage to have the ISRM Pool Plant Operators Certificate and First Aid at Work. Previous duty manager, marketing and programming experience is also desirable.
Degree in relevant discipline
National Pool Lifeguard
National Pool Plant Certificate
First Aid at Work
Previous experience in a supervisory position, managing/directing staff and dealing with customers.
Able to develop and monitor budgets and where necessary take remedial action.
A detailed knowledge and awareness of a Leisure Centre environment.
Chairing meetings, liaising with external partners, working with colleagues in senior positions.
East Staffordshire Borough Council has a commitment to the Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.