|Salary:||£23,700 to £25,138 per annum|
|Placed On:||14th November 2023|
|Closes:||26th November 2023|
Founded in 1894, City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.
City attracts around 20,000 students (over 40% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.
In the last decade, City has almost tripled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research. During this period, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university.
Sport and Leisure Services are looking for a full time Recreation Assistant to improve upon our goal of offering sporting opportunities to our students, staff and local community. The successful candidate will be required to work week days and weekends. Shifts will be based on a rota system comprising of early (06.30 – 14.30), middle (11.00-19.00 / 12.00-20.00) and late shifts (14.30-22.30). Shift timings may change depending on the operational needs of CitySport.
The post holder will assist in the delivery and organisation of student sport and external activities. They will take particular responsibility for preparing activity areas to include the safe setting up and dismantling of equipment, ensuring that all equipment is stored safely and securely when not in use. Customer service and personal engagement form a large part of the job content. The role will involve supporting sports programs such as CityActive, No Strings Badminton, Sports Tournaments, and Weekly Social Sports
The ability to manually lift heavy equipment (up to 80kg in a 2 person lift) is vital. Cleaning & maintenance of equipment and playing areas are also a high priority. Organisation and time management skills are essential, together with a commitment to delivering a professional customer service. A proactive approach to completing tasks and a willingness to work collaboratively with other departments is essential. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential as well as exhibiting a professional attitude towards customers and colleagues.
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.
Closing date for applications: 26th November 2023 at 11:59pm.
City, University of London is committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in all its activities, processes, and culture for our whole community, including staff, students and visitors.
We welcome applications regardless of age, caring responsibilities, disability, gender identity, gender reassignment, marital status, nationality, pregnancy, race and ethnic origin, religion and belief, sex, sexual orientation and socio-economic background. City operates a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants.
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