Jobs

All applicants looking for employment with Newport Live will be expected to complete a Newport Live application form, CV’s will not be accepted instead of an application form. Applicants are encouraged to complete all sections of the application form and to answer all questions truthfully. All applications are shortlisted against the criteria outlined in the person specification for the post, applicants are therefore asked to provide sufficient information in their application to demonstrate their suitability for the role in line with the essential and desirable requirements of the person specification.

Grade 4 – SCP 17 – 21

£18,401 - £20,902

plus benefits

Newport LIVE is looking to recruit a full time enthusiastic, lively and self-motivated Cafe Manager . The successful applicant will be required to work at the Newport International Sports Village, Regional Pool & Tennis Centre leading in the provision of an excellent customer experience.

This role will include working in the café and bars along with helping to organise catering for events and children’s parties. This will entail the service and preparation of food, the management and leadership of staff, stock control and ordering, cash handling, cleaning catering areas and preparing areas for events and children’s parties.

The post holder will be required to work early mornings, evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays as and when required.

 

The closing date has been extended to 22 November 2019

Grade 2 SCP 11 – 14

£9.00 per hour 

Newport LIVE is looking to recruit a part time, enthusiastic and motivated individual to the position of Recreation Assistant for 11 hours per week.

The successful applicant will be based at Newport Centre  and will assist in ensuring all users and customers of the venues experience a welcoming and safe environment that is fit for purpose, resulting in maximum enjoyment and repeat usage of venues.

As a minimum requirement applicants will need to possess an STA NARS or RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Certificate.

The post will require the post holder to work early mornings, evenings and weekends on a rota basis and the post holder will be required to attend mandatory staff training sessions.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to a successful Disclosing and Barring Service (DBS) check.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Newport Live enquiries on 01633 656757 when your details will be taken and the appropriate appointing manager will contact you.

Grade 3 - SCP 15

Salary £9.09 per hour plus benefits

Newport LIVE is looking to recruit enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and responsible Casual Sports Coaches to work as part of the Newport LIVE Sport and Physical Activity Development Team. The Sport and Physical Activity Development Team provides sport and physical activity opportunities across the City of Newport in schools, communities, alternative education programmes, and in a variety of other environments. The team is held in high regard locally, regionally, and nationally due to their forward thinking, creativity, inclusive ways of delivering, and overall professionalism; and would expect the same from all candidates applying for this post.

Salary Package : circa £65,000

Newport Live is an ambitious Sport, Leisure, Theatre, Arts and Cultural services provider operating sport, leisure and cultural facilities of local, regional and international significance within the City of Newport, with a workforce of over 400 and a turnover approaching £10m.

Constantly seeking improvement and development, the business is now reviewing its senior management structure and is looking to recruit a commercially minded Chief Finance Officer to be part of a small Executive Team led by the Chief Executive.

As the Director of Finance and Resources, you will be responsible for the key back office functions of Finance and HR and critically the development and ownership of data and management information deployment to support the business. You will provide professional leadership in areas such as KPI development as well as Finance and HR matters and you will be central to all strategic decision making particularly regarding business development and investment. You will undertake the role of Company Secretary to the Board and be the lead contact for Trustees and Auditors.

Newport Live is a non-profit distribution registered charity with aspirations to grow and enhance the sport, leisure, culture, arts, health and wellbeing opportunities for the people of Newport and into wider geographical areas and communities of interest. To be successful in this role you will be experienced in operating at a senior business or Board level, a commercially astute fully qualified accountant with a strong personal profile for delivering forward thinking financial leadership, operational effectiveness and profitability. Ambitious and highly motivated you will thrive working in a dynamic and diverse environment and have a personal committed to delivering services which create huge social value and positively impact on the lives of our customers and partners, inspiring them to be happier and healthier.

The generous salary package will include a competitive salary, annual leave increasing to 40 days including bank holidays, membership of a defined benefits pension scheme, free use of health and fitness facilities and discounted food and beverages.

Grade 3 SCP 14

£9.00  per hour plus benefits

Newport LIVE is looking to recruit a suitably qualified Exercise Professional as part of the established Newport Live fitness team.

You will assist the Heath, Fitness and Wellbeing Manager and Team Leaders with the implementation of the Newport Live member journey. Offering the best possible customer experience within the fitness club and encouraging repeat custom.

You will hold a minimum of a REPS Recognised Level 2 Fitness Instructor Qualification. Practical experience within the environment would be an advantage.

You must also show evidence of working using your own initiative and experience dealing with customers, as well as the knowledge & understanding of working within your qualified area, health and safety and member retention.

The ability to deliver group exercise fitness classes in line with our extensive class timetable would be advantageous. If group exercise is also something you are interesting in, please specify on your application form and if successful you will be considered for a group exercise audition. Please note this is a separate role to the Casual Gym Instructor.

£9.00 per hour

Newport LIVE is looking to recruit enthusiastic, lively and self-motivated individuals as Casual Food and Beverage Assistants who have availability during the day time - from 7.00 am until 4.00 pm.

Successful applicants are required to work across all Newport LIVE which includes the Riverfront Theatre, Newport International Sports Village and the Newport Centre.

You will assist in the provision of a positive customer experience within our Food & Beverage department.

This role will include working in the café and bars along with helping to organise and host children’s parties. This will entail the service and preparation of food, cash handling, cleaning catering areas and preparing areas for children’s parties.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Newport LIVE enquiries on 01633 656757 and ask to speak with the Food & Beverage Manager.

£9.00 per hour 

Newport Live is looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated individual(s) to the post of Casual Cleaning Operative.

The successful applicants will be expected to work at Newport Live's venues, which includes the Newport International Sports Village, Newport Centre or The Riverfront Theatre where they will assist in ensuring all users and customers of facilities experience a welcoming and safe environment that is fit for purpose, resulting in maximum enjoyment and repeat usage of facilities.

Duties will include cleaning tasks to ensure that the facility is maintained to a high level of hygiene and cleanliness.

The post holder will need to have:

  • an awareness of COSHH Regulations
  • experience of cleaning in public facilities

The post holder will be required to work early mornings, evenings and weekends on a rota basis.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Newport Live enquiries on 01633 656757 and ask to speak with Neil Sargeant

 

Grade 12 SCP 47

£22.58 per hour

Plus benefits

Newport Live is looking to recruit a suitably qualified Casual Group Exercise Instructor as part of the established Newport Live group exercise program.

You will be independently teaching our participants group exercise appropriate to their level, ability and brand standards of Newport Live offering the best possible customer experience within the club and encouraging repeat custom.

You will hold a minimum of REPS Level 2 Fitness Instructor or Exercise to Music Qualification with appropriate CPD qualification relevant to the classes intended. Practical experience within the environment would be an advantage.

Grade 6 - SCP 25

£12.19 per hour

We are looking for suitably qualified Level 3 Tennis Coach as part of the established Newport Live Integrated Tennis Programme. 

You will assist the Tennis Manager and Tennis coaches with the implementations and sales of the Newport Live weekly Tennis Programme. 

You will also deliver and evaluate tennis lessons (following the LTA teaching progressions and guidelines)

You will hold a LTA Level 3 Coach qualification. Applicants must have practical experience of the mini tennis progressions and delivering tennis lessons to children, beginner adults and learners with specific needs within the leisure environment.

You must also show evidence of working using your own initiative and experience dealing with customers, as well as knowledge & understanding of Child Protection policies in a tennis environment.

Newport LIVE are looking for suitable volunteers to join our dynamic team to help deliver our Integrated Swim Programme. The successful volunteer will be responsible for assisting in the sessions in a wide range of our programmes and events throughout the city.

The Integrated Swim Programme delivers a comprehensive aquatic programme including learn to swim, school swim programme, competitive swimming & water polo, lessons for children with specific needs, holiday activities, community clubs and other aquatic sports.

You will have the opportunity to attend the swim development coach education programme including stroke specific workshops, safeguarding and disability awareness. The aim of which is to develop teaching and engagement skills and ultimately improved sessions for our participants.