We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Wellbeing Centres Duty Officer

Closing date: 25/05/2022

Reference: REQ103848

37 hours / Permanent

20,444 - 21,695 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to appoint a full time Wellbeing Centres Duty Officer at Plascrug Leisure Centre.

As our lead service for delivering and developing physical activity opportunities, you will work closely with the management team to ensure that the service maximises its contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the county’s citizens. 

The Wellbeing Centre Service is embarking on an exciting chapter of change and if you have the qualities and desire to play an important part in this journey, then we would welcome your application. 

Our ideal candidate will: 

  • To open and close the buildings, operate the centre on a day-to-day basis in the absence of the Team Manager/Co-ordinator/Support Officer and be responsible for the security of the premises
  • To supervise and direct the Lifeguard/Operation Attendants and other staff at the facility and to ensure that the council’s resources are used in the most efficient manner
  • To assist with the development and implementation of all Health and safety legislation and practices where appropriate
  • To be able to assist citizens of all ages; responding to their enquires and concerns and ensuring they have access to up-to-date information
  • To assist with the delivery of a high quality, efficient and effective service to all customers and potential customers
  • To assist with delivery of swimming lessons and other classes as and when required

Job Description and Person Specification

For an informal discussion about the role please call Arwel Jones on 07929750703 or email Arwel.jones@ceredigion.gov.uk.

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and protecting adults at risk and children are key priorities for us. We aim to support adults at risk, children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be.  We acknowledge their right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB before appointing to this post.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

  • Lifelong Learning and Skills
  • Leisure & Wellbeing
  • Youth Support Services
  • Early Help Services
  • Support and Intervention Services
  • Behaviour Support Services
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