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Sports and Leisure Manager (V2475)

West Berkshire Council
£39,351-£47,071 per annum Grade L
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
07/09/2014 at 23:59 PM
West Berkshire Council

We are looking for a leader of our Sports and Leisure team with a sound knowledge of managing Leisure Centre contracts

The Council has 8 leisure centres in its portfolio managed within a leisure centre contract and, an outdoor sports and leisure activity centre managed directly by the team.  The teams’ responsibilities also includes provision of a very successful Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programme

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate:

Experience of managing leisure contracts within a local authority
The ability to operate a directly managed sports and leisure service
Good business development skills
Effective budget management

For an informal discussion, please contact Steve Broughton on 01635 519837


Equal Opportunities

The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people in under represented groups such as people with disabilities or from a minority ethnic group.

How to apply

Please complete an online application form.

This role requires the incumbent to hold a full and valid driving licence. They will be invited to make their vehicle available for business use at work and will be provided with a free parking space in return if he/she works at one of the Council’s corporate buildings.

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