Are you customer focused and dedicated to providing an excellent service? Do you have excellent organisation skills with the ability to plan and prioritise work effectively?
The University of Leeds has recently made a significant investment into its sporting facilities with a £5.2 million investment at our Bodington Playing Fields Site. This included the construction of the new Brownlee Centre and a 1.6km closed loop road cycle circuit. Other recent projects include a new FIFA quality and world 22 standard 3G pitch and an international standard water based hockey pitch.
As a Recreation Assistant you will work as part of a small team ensuring that the environment is safe for use and that a high level of customer service is maintained at all times. You will undertake a range of duties including cleaning tasks, setting up sport areas and moving equipment safely. There will also be a requirement for you to cover reception duties at some of our smaller sites, as required.
You will have excellent communication skills and have a helpful attitude towards customers, with the ability to work independently and also as part of a team. You will also be able to maintain a positive attitude, whilst sometimes working under challenging situations. You will be required to work on a shift based system, which includes evening and weekend work. Hours of work will be variable dependent upon the needs of the business.
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Sports Duty Manager
Location: Leeds - Weetwood Pavilion
Faculty/Service: Facilities Directorate
School/Institute: Commercial & Campus Support Services
Section: Sport & Physical Activity (SPA)
Category: Operational Support
Grade: Grade 2
Salary: £16,420 to £17,361 p.a. pro rata
£9.02 to £9.53 per hour
Working Time: Variable dependent upon the needs of the business
Post Type: Hourly/Variable
Contract Type: Ongoing
Release Date: Thursday 10 October 2019
Closing Date: Thursday 24 October 2019
Downloads: Candidate Brief