Job Vacancies

SUPERVISOR (Midsomer Norton Sports Centre)

Hours –  37 hrs p/w including evenings and weekends

Hourly rate – £8.31 per hour

We currently have a vacancy for a Supervisor in our busy sports centre. As a key member of the team you must be able to use your initiative and lead staff members. Ideally you will already hold a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification but if you do not, should at least have a reasonable strength in swimming.

Working a three week rota, the successful candidate will have a customer focus, aiming to achieve high standards with a hands-on leadership style. Key areas of responsibility will include maintaining staffing levels, ensuring all staff provide excellent customer service, set up equipment for activity programmes, lifeguarding, maintaining cleanliness as well as health and safety standards. The Supervisor will learn how to manage a team and will at times have opportunities to stand in as Duty Manager. They must understand the culture required and impart that onto others.

This post requires candidates who are adaptive, enjoy working with the public and have a real appreciation of the importance in delivering a high standard of service.

Please send CVs with a cover note to or download an application form from below and return to Paul.

Closing Date: 17th October 2018

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PART TIME RECEPTIONISTS (Writhlington Sports Centre)

Hours – Evenings and weekends

Hourly rate – £6.43 – £8.12 (depending on age and experience)

We are seeking to recruit part time Receptionists to join our operations team at Writhlington Sports Centre.  Working evenings and weekends, the successful candidates will be the first line of communication for our customers and will be able to deliver outstanding customer service.  Attention to detail and initiative will be key to meeting our high standard of professionalism. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and positive, who comes across in a happy, friendly manner.  The role will require consistent training which is provided and involves working on computer systems and selling products and services,

Closing date: 31st October 2018

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SWIM TEACHER (Midsomer Norton Sports Centre)

Hours – Permanent and flexible hours available ranging between 9 – 12pm and 2.30 – 6pm weekdays including weekend mornings such as Saturdays 8.30 – 10.30am

Hourly Rate – Level 1 @ £8.12 and Level 2 @ £13.26

We have regular and holiday cover hours for a Swim Instructors whom are qualified to a Level 1 and Level 2 standard with the ASA. Successful candidates must be passionate about learning to swim and have a focus on their own continued personal development. They will work within our busy learn to swim programme and must be able to work with all abilities, delivering popular and productive sessions. Previous experience of teaching is not essential, but must be willing to teach from the side and also in the water. We welcome applications from candidates available to start immediately or with a notice period given.

For more information on the role please contact James Purchase, Swim Coordinator by email at

An application form can be downloaded below. Please return completed forms to James by email at or by post to Midsomer Norton Sports Centre, Gullock Tyning, Midsomer Norton, BA3 2SY

Application Form


TRAMPOLINE COACH (Writhlington Sports Centre)

Hours – Part time

Hourly Rate – £13.26

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of Writhlington Sports Centre ‘s extensive and professional  Trampoline Programme, where we are committed to seeing all our children develop and grow under the guidance of our professional  coaches.

The ideal candidate would need to demonstrate the following:-

Needs to have minimum Level 2 Trampoline Coach qualification

Available to work weekends and evenings

Ability to deal professionally and confidently with children and adults

Able to teach recreational and development Trampoline lessons

To be able to demonstrate experience of working alongside Assistant Coaches and Volunteers to deliver the programme’s aims

Please submit completed applications to

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Salary – £12.48 per hour

Writhlington Leisure are looking for a CWA qualified,  enthusiastic, energetic instructor to run indoor climbing sessions at our Writhlington site.

We run courses for climbers aged five  to adult, and as such applicants must be comfortable working with groups and individuals across a wide age range. This vacancy would be for evenings and weekends and some holiday periods.

Essential Skills and Experience at least 6 months climbing experience. Excellent communication skills. Ability to work with flexible working patterns. Ability to work alone as well as with a team. Previous experience working within a similar role is desirable.

Please submit completed applications to

Applicants must be 18+.

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Writhlington Leisure is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment