Salary £20,451 / Year
Hours 37 Hours Weekly
Location St Ives
Contract Type Permanent full time
Closing Date 11 December 2022 12:00

Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) is passionate about providing high quality services to our communities, residents and businesses. This means we need to employ and retain the most talented and dedicated people.

Situated within the heart of the Cambridge-Peterborough Growth Area, Huntingdonshire is a beautiful district that boasts thriving market towns and many attractive villages, each with its own identity. We are an innovative and forward-thinking local authority whose residents are at the heart of our decision-making.

Huntingdonshire District Council is passionate about the provision of leisure. Do you have the necessary qualities, skills and knowledge to join our successful team?

One Leisure offers a comprehensive range of high-quality leisure facilities across five centres throughout Huntingdonshire. One Leisure St Ives is seeking self-motivated and capable individuals to join its operations team.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the necessary blend of operational experience, a willingness to take on responsibility and the ability to always ensure a safe and enjoyable environment. Leadership and motivational skills are vital to ensure we continue to provide the highest possible levels of customer service and a customer-focussed attitude.

The post requires a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) and First Aid at Work qualifications which must be completed on starting in the role. If the qualifications are not already held, training will be provided which must be passed within the first 2 months of employment. View further information and the prerequisites for the NPLQ course

This post is an ideal introduction to supervisory management and your first steps on the leisure management ladder.

We are determined to offer personal and professional development to our staff and this is combined with a flexible approach that enables our staff to manage their own work-life balance. This is a full-time role working average of 37 hours a week.

We are looking for enthusiastic, flexible and energetic candidates to work as part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.

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To apply for this position please complete the application form [DOCX, 63Kb] and email it to

Closing date is 12pm 11 December 2022.

Should you have any additional questions regarding submitting an application, please contact the Recruitment Team at

At HDC we want to employ staff who embody our icare values (Inspiring, Collaborative, Accountable, Respectful, Enterprising) all of which support our ultimate purpose of putting our customers first.

Please note that the official closing date is as above and will be the correct date. Some third party websites may have different dates so please always refer to the HDC website for the official closing date to ensure you do not miss out on applying.

As an employer who values diversity of thought, we seek to employ candidates from a range of backgrounds in order to make our organisation more innovative. We are seeking candidates who are looking for their next career opportunity and are a supportive employer, enabling our staff to work in an environment that produces high standards of work in an employee-led environment.

Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of our recruitment and along with our values we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits, including flexitime, to encourage a work-life balance.

View our benefits.