Sports Assistant

University of York
April 07, 2024
Offerd Salary:£25,350
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Sports Assistant


York Commercial Ltd


£25,350.88 per annum


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Hours of work


Based at

University of York campus

Interview date

Wednesday 17 April 2024

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  • Sports Assistant JD.pdf (PDF, 397.99kb)
  • Role Description

    We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic and determined person to join us and supervise the security and safety of all users of York Sport, ensuring their enjoyment in all areas of the facilities.

    Our mission is to inspire everyone to embrace active lifestyles, exercise and take part in sport and to offer the widest range of first class sport, health and fitness facilities, services and programmes in the city. We encourage everyone of all abilities to enjoy sport, with a huge range of pay-as-you-go and membership options to suit everyone. We have over 39 acres of sports fields and a range of indoor facilities to support a variety of sports, clubs and teams.

    As a Sport Assistant you will be highly motivated, with a commitment to delivering first class service to all York Sport facilities users and an ability to contribute through fulfilling a wide range of practical duties.

    You will possess an ability to work on your own initiative and a commitment to working within a team. A strong interest in sport and leisure activities and in delivering high quality service at all times is required. The post holder will be required to obtain an NPLQ within six months of employment if they do not already hold one.

    The hours of work are 37 per week.

    The salary range is £25,350.88 per annum.

    YCL has a fantastic rewards package available including:

  • Generous annual leave of 38 days
  • Free professional development opportunities
  • Enhanced company and workplace pension schemes (terms and conditions apply)
  • Enhanced company sick pay, maternity and paternity pay (terms and conditions apply)
  • Discounts at local and national retailers, restaurants and attractions
  • Salary sacrifice schemes including cycle to work and campus nursery
  • 10% off at campus Nisa supermarkets and many campus catering outlets
  • Free use of facilities at York Sport Village and Centre
  • A supportive and friendly working environment
  • Free and confidential wellbeing support 24/7
  • Affordable on-site parking
  • Take a look at YCL's Career webpages to find out more about YCL, what we do and what we offer.

    Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 7 April 2024

    Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 17 April 2024

    York Commercial Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD and the Directors of YCL are appointed by the Council of the University of York.

    The University strives to be diverse and inclusive – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

    We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University.

    We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork

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