Careers

 

We employ people across a range of different positions, ranging from Barista to Class Instructor to Lifeguard. We regularly post job opportunities on this page so check back for more updates. If you would like to express an interest about working at Oxley Sports Centre or enquire about vacancies please get in touch with Samantha Kirk - Centre Manager.

 

Please use our application form to apply for vacancies. We regret that we are unable to accept CV's.

 

Current Vacancies:

 

 

Full Time Recreation Assistant

To assist in the daily operation of the centre and swimming pool, ensuring a safe, clean and customer orientated service is provided at all times.

All candidates must be:

  • Enthusiastic, Positive and Motivated

  • Applicants will ideally hold an NPLQ but training can be given to the right candidate

  • Ability to work in a team

  • Flexible, willing and happy to work shifts including evenings and weekends

  • Happy to take on additional responsibilities as and when required

Benefits

  • Competitive salary

  • Complementary full membership for yourself and 3 family members

  • Access to a variety of training opportunities within the leisure industry

  • Staff discounts on retail and the Coffee Pod

  • Regular, set contracted hours

To apply download the application form from www.oxleysc.com or pick one up from Reception and return to Dean Martin, Operations and Membership Manager. For more information call Dean on 01935 818270 or email  him on d.martin@oxleysc.com.

Sports & Leisure Apprentice

(18 month initial contract)

We offer the opportunity to advance in the leisure industry with the chance to gain 5 qualifications; NPLQ, L2 Fitness, L2 Operations, STA Swim Teacher Award and First Aid at Work. We offer on-going in house training and an opportunity to work in different areas including poolside, reception, swim teaching, holiday activities and hospitality.

Main Duties

 

  • Assist in the day to day operation of the sports centre, ensuring that all health and safety legislation, codes of practice and operating procedures are complied with at all times.

  • To ensure that all loose equipment is erected and dismantled on time in accordance with recommendations and code of practice and used correctly by members and visitors at all times.

  • To gain, hold and keep valid the National Pool Lifeguard. Attendance to staff training is requisite to ensuring validity of your qualification.

  • To constantly supervise the swimming pool (when on pool duty) to ensure the safety and welfare of all users in accordance with the company’s operating procedures.

  • To attend a minimum of 1 NPLQ based staff training sessions per month.

  • To meet required standards of coursework and to meet agreed deadlines.

  • To operate on a shift rota basis as a member of the Team, incorporating evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays as required to effectively cover all departments and opening hours.

  • Maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards throughout the centre including the swimming pool, changing areas, sports hall, squash courts and astro turf.

  • Solicit customer feedback and implement the social programme for members.

  • Complete regular equipment inspection reports and take any required action.

To apply download the application form from www.oxleysc.com or pick one up from Reception and return to Dean Martin, Operations and Membership Manager. For more information call Dean on 01935 818270 or email  him on d.martin@oxleysc.com.

OPENING HOURS

Monday - 06:30-22:00

Tuseday - 06:30-22:00

Wednesday - 06:00-22:00

Thursday - 06:30-22:00

Friday - 06:30-21:00

Saturday - 08:00-18:00

Sunday - 08:00-18:00

Bank Holidays - 09:00-18:00

Fitness Suite is closed 14:00-16:00 on Tuesdays and Thursdays during term time.

PLEASE NOTE: Last access to the pool or fitness suite is 30 minutes before closing.

 

CONTACT​ US

Oxley Sports Centre

Bradford Road

Sherborne

Dorset

DT9 3DA

 

Eimal: info@oxleysc.com 

Tel: 01935 818 270

              or 818 277