Careers

Active Northumberland, in partnership with Northumberland County Council, manages leisure services across Northumberland which includes 15 gyms, 9 swimming pools and an array of specialist services. We have opportunities to join our team across a range of professions including Health & Fitness, Catering, Management and much more.

Staff at Active Northumberland are proud of the services they offer to the communities in Northumberland and are passionate in meeting our aims and objectives. Additional benefits of the organisation include free gym and fitness membership, access to discounts and vouchers and pension scheme to name a few.
If you want a career in the Health, Fitness and Community Leisure industry then you could be the person we are looking for!

Our current vacancies are highlighted below, applications must be submitted through North East Jobs.
You can also review current job vacancies at Active Northumberland by following the link below: https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/default.aspx?page=orghome&orgid=483

For genernal enquiries into career opportunities with Active Northumberland or to enquire about casual contract opportunities please email enquiries@activenorthumberland.org.uk .
 

Duty Manager - Blyth Sports Centre

Duty Manager Blyth Sports Centre (Casual) - £12.18 per hour.
About the Role

  • You will ensure the provision of an efficient and effective leisure service, including overseeing the operation of the pool and leisure facility during the day, evenings and weekends. You will ensure maximum Health and Safety provision for pool users and ensure the facility is securely locked and alarmed at the start and end of shift.
  • The role will provide essential cover in order to continue the operation of the centre.
  • Training will be provided and other work may be available on a casual basis subject to knowledge, experience and qualifications.
About You
You must have experience of working in a leisure related environment, supervising staff, and delivering excellent customer service. You must be flexible and be able to work as part of a team. You will have experience of working in a similar role.

For an informal discussion, or for more information about the role or Blyth Sports Centre, please contact Lee Paris on 01670 622177 or lparis@activenorthumberland.org.uk

To apply for the role, please go to the North East Jobs website to complete an online application which can also be found by clicking here

Leisure Attendant - Blyth Sports Centre

Casual Leisure Attendant Blyth Sports Centre.

Salary: £9.33 per hour

Includes Evenings and Weekends.

About the Role
You will provide an efficient and effective leisure service to ensure maximum utilisation of the centre’s facilities. You will be responsible for lifeguarding the pool to ensure maximum health and safety provision for pool users.
Duties will include cleaning tasks, liaising with customers and the set up of equipment.
The ability and/or willingness to deliver swimming lessons would be highly desirable. Training can be provided.

About You
You will have experience in a sport or leisure related environment and of delivering excellent customer service. You must be able to work with minimal supervision and hold a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. You must be flexible and be able to work as part of a team. 

For an informal discussion, or for more information about the role, please contact Lee Paris on 622177 or lparis@activenorthumberland.org.uk

Spa Therapist - Ashington Leisure Centre


Spa Therapist- Ashington Leisure Centre- 25 Hours per week

Salary: £9.33 p/h

About the Role
Your duties will include carrying out a wide range of beauty and spa treatments including massage, facials, waxings, manicures and pedicures in an extremely fast paced environment. You will be working with brands such as Elemis, St Tropez and CND to provide our customers with the ultimate spa experience. You will also be required to administer admissions to our Thermal Spa, whilst providing our customers with a best in class customer service and aftercare. You will also be required to book appointments via our electronic booking system, these appointments will be made either in person or over the telephone. There is a requirement for you to be flexible and the role will include late evenings and weekend work to allow us to meet our customer demands.

About you
You will have previous experience of working in a spa or salon environment. You will have excellent customer service skills, the ability to work using initiative and as part of a team. You will have the ability to perform necessary cleaning tasks.

You will be friendly and courteous. You will need to be responsible and trustworthy as well as being dressed in correct uniform at all times. You will have to be enthusiastic and flexible towards working patterns and times.

Apply online by Clicking Here

For more information about the role at Ashington Leisure Centre, please contract Emily Cape (Spa Manager) on 01670 623533 or ecape@activenorthumberland.org.uk or Gareth Baister (Centre General Manager) on 01670 622134 or gbaister@activenorthumberland.otg.uk

Closing date for applications will be Friday 29th March 2019