Rivers

The staff are brilliant, friendly and helpful, the facilities are excellent and the centre is always clean and tidy.

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Courses & Job Vacancies

We are passionate about the facilities we manage and this passion transcends throughout the organisation.  Our staff are a vital asset and at Wychavon Leisure we work hard to create an environment where our team can flourish.

Our success enables the continued investment in staff, equipment & facilities, ensuring the sustainable provision of sports, leisure and recreational services for the future.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Rivers team, the current list of vacancies can be found on this page. A list of courses and qualifications which are available through Wychavon Leisure can also be found here.

Courses

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

The RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the United Kingdom and is also internationally recognised.

The NPLQ is an excellent starting point for anyone looking for a career in the leisure industry.The NPLQ course is a minimum of 36 hours followed by a practical assessment on pool lifeguard theory, pool rescue, first aid and CPR.

 

Vacancies

Group Exercise Instructors

Rivers Fitness are always looking for Casual Group Exercise Instructors to cover a wide range of classes and activities across our 4 centres.

Relevant fitness qualifications are required.

For more information, please contact Fitness Manager Nigel Grundy via email nigelg@wychavonleisure.co.uk

Swimming Teacher

Rivers Fitness is looking for a Level 2 Swimming Teacher to join the friendly and professional team at Droitwich Spa Leisure Centre.

The successful applicant will have a strong passion for swimming be a good communicator both within a team and when discussing progress with customers.

We are looking for a teacher for Saturday morning lessons as well as other hours on a casual cover basis.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

For more information contact Sandra Webb on 01905 771212.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £13.66 /hour

Casual Gym Intructors

We are recruiting casual gym instructors at all sites (mainly Droitwich Spa & Pershore).

Please contact Nigel Grundy via email: nigelg@wychavonleisure.co.uk

Job Purpose

  1. To provide a welcoming and safe environment for all fitness room clients.
  2. To comply with all procedures and systems related to the fitness room.
  3. To undertake inductions, fitness assessments and provide exercise programmes for clients.
  4. To offer a fitness consultancy service to clients
  5. To develop and maintain strong links with all clients.
  6. To promote a positive image of the facilities and the organisation.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Supervision of the day to day running of the fitness room.
  2. Demonstrate a willingness to achieve the highest standards of service.
  3. Advise, motivate and establish a rapport with all clients.
  4. Demonstrate a knowledge of fitness assessments and exercise physiology and undertake client assessments.
  5. To maintain the cleanliness and safety of all areas of the fitness room in accordance with the Centres operations procedures.
  6. To promote the use of the fitness rooms and other associated facilities
  7. Compliance with all aspects of the Health and Safety At Work and operational procedures.
  8. To notify the Duty Manager/ Fitness Instructor of any defects or damage to equipment or dangerous procedures.
  9. Maintain the security and privacy of client information in compliance with the Data Protection Act and operation procedures.
  10. To Co-ordinate client booking systems where necessary.
  11. Comply with and apply all customer care procedures in accordance with the Organisations policy to maximise customer enjoyment.
  12. Any other duties which from time to time may be allocated commensurate with the grading of the post.
  13. The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and employees will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the changing role within the Organisation and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

Special Conditions

  1. Required to contribute towards, and participate in, any training programme to maintain the required skill level.
  2. Staff uniform and name badges must be worn at all times when on duty.

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