Elevate Arena
Elevate Arena
Elevate Arena
Health Club Management

Health Club Management

Follow Health Club Management on Twitter Like Health Club Management on Facebook Join the discussion with Health Club Management on LinkedIn Subscribe to Health Club Management
UNITING THE WORLD OF FITNESS
Get the latest news, jobs and features in your inbox
Health Club Management

Health Club Management

Job opportunity with Central Bedfordshire Council
Leisure Development Officer
Central Bedfordshire Council
£30,141 - £31,587 per annum, pro rata
Shefford, UK
24 Feb 2019
Here in Central Bedfordshire, we want to maximise the wellbeing of our residents. We aim to engage our residents in a wide range of opportunities in sport, active recreation, learning and culture through our six leisure centres, one theatre and two football facilities. Plus, we’re enhancing our ability to do this by embarking on a £20million improvement programme for Dunstable Leisure Centre.

The Leisure Development Officer role will play a central part to support and develop purposeful relationships with a range of stakeholders, groups, clubs, customers and Sport England. The post holder will look to support and develop engagement which increases participation in sport and physical activity and delivers broad outcomes for the authority and its key partners including Sport England across 6 leisure centres and community football facilities.

The role will involve supporting and developing engagement with a range of stakeholders to increase participation at The Grove Theatre ensuring that the Arts Council England’s priority focus on children and young people can be embedded into the programme. Exploring and supporting a broader programming across the council venues to attract new audiences, create a cohesive cultural offer and, through the operating model, add value to the Arts Council England priorities of how working with children and young people can be embedded into the programming and education and outreach work.

A reliable, trustworthy and solution-focused ambassador for the service, you’ll also be instrumental in supporting customers and clubs from the Dunstable Leisure Centre when the centre re-opens after the major redevelopment in early 2019.

Sensitive to the fact that you are using taxpayers’ money, you will be strong on planning and executing projects, with good attention to detail and the determination to see things through to completion. Your passion for working with customers will make you stand out.

We are looking for a new team member that has qualifications or experience necessary to perform the job. Educated to degree level or equivalent experience in related discipline such as (Sports science, business, arts culture & community engagement) demonstrable experience of working with stakeholders to develop service delivery and improve outcomes for customers as well as experience in working collaboratively with a range of stakeholders. Join us, and you’ll get the right level of support as well as industry recognised training to ensure you can develop and progress within the organisation. You’ll also find your own greatness as you ensure high levels of customer satisfaction across our leisure estate.

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work.

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Claire Byles via Email: Claire.byles@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk or by Tel: 0300 300 6570

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team via Email: Recruitment@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

To view the Job Description and Person Specification click here: Leisure Development Officer 

Please click ‘Apply Now’ below to apply.

Closing Date: 24th February 2019

Interview Date: 7th March 2019

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.  

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we, therefore, thank you for not submitting your application offline.

If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role. http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx
apply now
Latest News
Fitness operator HITIO Gym has signed its first franchise agreement in the UK. The Norway-based ...
Latest News
Leisure operator Everyone Active will begin offering its members free access to a digital resource ...
Latest News
Budget yoga chain MoreYoga has opened a studio in Woolwich, London. The launch is the ...
Latest News
Corporate fitness sales specialist Gympass has secured a three-year extension to its deal with premium ...
Latest News
Bury St. Edmunds Leisure Centre in Suffolk has become the first facility in the UK ...
Latest News
Services giant Serco Group has appointed Simon Bailey as the new managing director of its ...
Latest News
Construction work is set to begin later this spring on a £38m leisure centre and ...
Latest News
British Blind Sport, UK Deaf Sport and national disability charity Sense have launched a joint ...
Features
Group Exercise
Equally important for operators, the survey revealed more than 50 per cent of group exercise growth came from a C2DE audience (the three lower social and economic groups)
Features
EHFF 2019
The sixth European Health & Fitness Forum (EHFF), will take place on 3 April 2019 in Cologne, Germany, the day before the start of FIBO. HCM gives a sneak preview
Features
Supplier showcase
With a new update coming out in 2019, Myzone is trailblazing in the fitness wearables market
People
In London, people are familiar with the boutique concept, but elsewhere it’s still relatively new, so initially it was a challenge to educate people in Manchester about our benefits, when they were used to paying budget club prices
People
We’ll be opening our own fitness studios, offering a mixture of group and personal training, and bringing our own consumer products to market via a new partnership with Moda Living
People
The capitalist model may create wealth in the short term, but if it doesn’t address the broader issue of serving society, it risks losing its licence to operate. If inequality grows, that might force more difficult change
Promotional Feature
Promotional feature
Precor partners with eGym SmartStart on its CV equipment to provide gym members with a fully individualised, connected training experience that delivers motivational results
Job search
POST YOUR JOB
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: MoveGB launches #MoveAgainstPlastic initiative in Sheffield
A New Year brings the chance for renewed focus and refreshed approaches.
Featured supplier news
Featured supplier: EXF supports Third Space to create London’s largest functional training space at The Yard
Bespoke fitness manufacturer EXF has extended its relationship with Third Space, by supplying the luxury fitness group with London’s largest functional training rig at its Canary Wharf club.
Video Gallery
Harlands Group testimonial
Harlands Group
Harlands Group - Testimonial from 'Unity Leisure'. Read more
More videos:
Company profiles
Company profile: Core Health & Fitness
Core Health & Fitness is the world’s fifth largest marketer and distributor of commercial fitness ...
Company profiles
Company profile: Proinsight Research Ltd
We take time at the outset to understand your unique customer journey. Then we work ...
Catalogue Gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online
Directory
Skincare
The Tides Wellness: Skincare
Locking solutions
Ojmar: Locking solutions
Architects/designers
Zynk Design Consultants: Architects/designers
Corporate retreats
Barcelona Bootcamp: Corporate retreats
Exercise equipment
Matrix Fitness: Exercise equipment
Flooring
Total Vibration Solutions Ltd: Flooring
Audio visual
Lightmasters UK Ltd: Audio visual
Management software
SportSoft UK Ltd: Management software
Fitness equipment
Dyaco International: Fitness equipment
Direct debit solutions
Harlands Group: Direct debit solutions
Property & Tenders
Waterlooville Hampshire
Horizon Leisure Centres
Property & Tenders
Waterlooville Hampshire
Horizon Leisure Centres
Property & Tenders
Diary dates
27-28 Feb 2019
Chesford Grange, Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Diary dates
07-09 Mar 2019
Shanghai New International Expo Center, Shanghai, China
Diary dates
Elevate Arena
Elevate Arena