Bexley - Crook Log Leisure Centre
£11.50 per hour
This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities for the local communities in which we serve.
Located in the heart of Bexley we are a modern facility offering a 25m swimming pool, 20m teaching pool, 200 station gym, Indoor Cycling Studio, Dance Studio, Sports hall, Steps to Health Programme and MSK Health Hub.
As part of an exciting national Musculoskeletal Health Hubs Project, we are currently looking for a part time Health Facilitator at Crook Log Leisure Centre in Bexley.
We are looking for a Health Facilitator who can motivate and support people living with musculoskeletal health conditions across a range of health programmes. The candidate will be confident with engaging and facilitating groups of people, supporting participants to lead healthier, happier lives (to a level of knowledge delivered in the Good Boost and Arthritis Training and supporting ESCAPE Pain instructors).
Able to understand the risks of activity following a risk assessment and respond to potential risks in accordance with any risk assessment. The Health Facilitator does not need to have any specialist IT skills. You must be comfortable facilitating both dryside, and in water (for the aquatic programme). You must be able to complete an online training course (4 hours).
Driving our brand, you must be able to work to targets, and adhere to our company and sales procedures. The role promotes the safety and enjoyment of everybody who uses our facilities and motivates our customers to benefit from exercise. As the successful candidate you must be flexible, reliable, and enjoy working as part of a team.
What can Lex Leisure offer you?
Incremental annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Company sick pay
Training and development (opportunities to enhance qualifications).
Lex Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people. The Health Coordinator will undertake online Arthritis Action and Good Boost Facilitator training. If GP Level 3 or 4 qualified, the participant may be able to undertake ESCAPE Pain training.
About Lex Leisure
Lex Leisure seeks to operate leisure venues on a commercial basis with a view to generating a surplus that can be used for our principal objective of supporting those who are disabled, physically or mentally or who require support or bespoke care plans to stay physically active. Lex Leisure, working with key partners, wants to empower disabled people to take a more active role in all aspects of sport and physical activity and for our facilities to be more inclusive and to provide a greater range of sporting opportunities for disabled people.
For more information visit www.lexleisure.org.uk