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Sports and Leisure Assistants

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£13,209

Median salary

New workers start around £4,483.28. Normal pay is £13,209 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £24,684.04.

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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Provides support in production and broadcasting operations, such as helping set up and maintain the set, running errands, moving equipment, looking after guests, and transporting crew and cast between locations.
  • Controls the progress of games of cards, roulette and other gambling activities according to established rules.
  • Assesses likely outcome of an event and establishes odds, accepts and records bets, issues receipts and pays out on winning bets.
  • Announces acts, makes introductions, proposes toasts and maintains the continuity of entertainment events and social functions.
  • Carries clubs for golfers, advises on the layout and distance of golf courses and appropriate choice of golf club.
  • Maintains hygienic operation of swimming pools and associated facilities such as hot tubs, showers and changing areas.
  • Work in teams patrolling popular stretches of the coast, advising people when and where they can swim safely and making rescues when necessary.
  • Supervises the use of swimming pools, gymnasium apparatus, fitness machines and other recreational equipment.
  • Maintains sports and leisure equipment and prepares equipment for use.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Skills

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Monitoring
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Active Listening
60
Active Learning
57
Critical Thinking
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Reading Comprehension
56
Learning Strategies
55
Speaking
55
Mathematics
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Writing
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Science
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Personal Training

  • Course code: YMDPT
  • Level: 3
  • Qualification: Diploma
  • Awarding body: YMCA Awards
  • Duration: 18 weeks
  • Course type: Part-time

Sport, Fitness and Personal Training

  • Course code: DSP1F
  • Level: 2, 3
  • Qualification: Diploma, Extended Diploma
  • Awarding body: City & Guilds (C&G), Pearson
  • Duration: One to two years
  • Course type: Full-time

Sports Rehabilitation with Strength and Conditioning or Sports Therapy

  • Course code: UF5762, UF5763
  • Level: 6
  • Qualification: BSc (Hons) top-up
  • Awarding body: University of Plymouth
  • Duration: One year
  • Course type: Full-time
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