Recreational Assistant

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 15 hours ago

Reference 1436831

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Recreational Assistant based in Belfast.


Recreational Assistant

Ref: 19/107796

Student Plus

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with over 24,000 students, 4,200 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m.  We offer generous terms and conditions of employment underpinned by excellent benefits including attractive well-being, family friendly and other lifestyle benefits.

Queen’s Sport has 5 key sporting venues at Queen’s University Belfast to facilitate a wide and diverse number of indoor and outdoor sporting activities for students, staff, graduate members and the wider community.  The PEC has a membership of approx. 11,000 people with 57 Student Sporting Clubs availing of facilities across all 5 sites.  The Sports Team consists of 64 members of staff, as well as coaches and volunteers who deliver quality programmes and experiences anchored in student opinion.

Our five core values – Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, and Excellence – are shared by our staff and students, representing the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, guiding our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave as individuals in an international organisation.

Join our Team as part of a flexible operational team within Queen’s Sport whilst providing a courteous, efficient and effective service to students and users. This is a full time, permanent post and the post holder will work a shift rotation 5 days over 7. Rotations will consist of working a 3-week pattern of early/middle/evening shifts so full flexibility is required. This would suit someone with a passion for sport who would like to develop their skills further.

As a Dry Sports Attendant, you will work as part of a flexible operational team within Queen’s Sport whilst providing a courteous, efficient and effective service to students and users. This post is based at Queen’s Sport, Upper Malone. Excellent customer service will be at the heart of everything you do and you will assist with administrative duties, cleaning, and maintenance of equipment and upkeep of the sports facilities.  Salary will be £19,748.48 – £20,864.76 per annum (which includes the shift allowance).

The successful candidate must have:

  • Secondary School education (e.g. GCSE level or NVQ equivalent).
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant work experience in line with the main duties of the post.

Salary scale: £16,736 to £17,682 per annum plus 18% shift allowance

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website

Closing date: Monday 16 September 2019

Anticipated interview date: Thursday 3 October 2019

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.