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Sport, Fitness & Wellness Assistant

Student Journey - Institute of Sport

Location:  Sunderland Campus
Salary:  £17,513 to £20,006 per annum, by annual incremental progression
Fixed Term, 6 month
Hours per Week:  37
Closing Date:  Sunday 01 September 2019
Interview Date:  Monday 09 September 2019
Reference:  0254-19
Further details:    Job Description    

This is a Graduate employment opportunity open only to University of Sunderland students who graduated in 2018/19.

To be considered for this role you must have a relevant Fitness Instructor Qualification e.g. YMCA gym instructors' award level 2 (or REPS equivalent). You must have experience of working in a sports related environment, including the setting up and dismantling of sports equipment and experience of cleaning methods. You must have excellent customer care practices with the ability to be able to communicate confidently and clearly.

The University of Sunderland is innovative and forward thinking, with excellent standards of teaching and a portfolio of high-impact research. With an operating turnover in excess of £132m, and a community of more than 20,000 students across two campuses in Sunderland and a centre in London, the University is a major economic driver in the city and the North East region. Our ambition is to be recognised as a high-quality, modern university that is an exemplar in the creation of knowledge, skills and learning relevant to the 21st Century.

CitySpace is the University of Sunderland's £12m sport and social facility, which features a 70 station fitness suite, strength and conditioning room, indoor climbing wall, sports hall, and multi purpose studios to accommodate a host of events and activities including our group exercise programme.

We hare looking for a highly motivated, sports professional to work as part of the team responsible for providing a safe, clean and pleasant environment for CitySpace users, delivering high standards of service provision. The successful candidate will maintain a proactive and effective support role across the breadth of sport and recreation services.

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Please note that this role is not eligible for Tier 2 sponsorship in accordance with the Home Office Points Based Immigration System.  Should you therefore require further information, please visit the Home Office website

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS clearance check.

The University of Sunderland is proud to be an equal opportunities employer, treating all applicants equally and ensuring recruitment is based on merit. However we particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are underrepresented within the University of Sunderland at this level/in this area.

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