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General Manager -Residential Physical Activity Centre

General Manager -Residential Physical Activity Centre

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  • Sector:

    Hospitality, Commercial Leisure

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    From £45,000 + bonus+ benefits

  • Contact:

    Mark Manning

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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General Manager - Residential Physical Activity Centre - Woodbridge, East Suffolk

From £45,000 + bonus+ benefits

We are looking for a General Manager to take ownership of a fantastic state-of-the-art 450-bed Residential Physical Activity Centre with an incredible range of dry outdoor activities and water sports, set in a stunning rural coastal location in East Suffolk.

It is fantastic time to join this growing brand as they continue to invest in existing and new sites across the U.K. As well as offering a long-term career path, the company offers a competitive basic salary depending on experience, a contributory pension, 34 days holiday and annual bonus. Free meals on shift are also provided, as is the opportunity to live on site during your probation so you can settle into the role.

Role Overview

  • Inspire, coach and empower 120+ team members to be the best version of themselves every day and help them develop and grow.

  • Lead and coordinate all departments including Housekeeping, Maintenance, Catering, Sports, Leisure and Entertainment Activities, Administration and Human Resources, fostering a culture of service and operational excellence.

  • Prioritise the health, safety and safeguarding of your junior guests.

  • Manage the financials; profit and loss, budgeting and forecasting.

  • Create a positive, fun, nurturing environment for your team and guests to thrive in.

  • Play host to your guests, always being available and interacting at key moments.

Person Specification:

  • Outgoing, hands-on approach to leadership with a passion for customer service and the outdoors.

  • Experience in managing large teams and budgets in a multi-faceted leisure, educational, activity, sports or hospitality business probably as a General Manager, Resort Manager, Hotel Manager, Complex Manager or Centre Manager.

  • Accommodation management experience within a residential property such as a hotel, leisure resort, holiday park, youth hostel, care home, visitor attraction, boarding school or Sports/Leisure/Activity/Educational Residential Centre.

  • Experience of safeguarding (either children or vulnerable adults) and health and safety (food, facilities, physical activities).

  • Full clean driving license and the flexibility to work some shifts including the odd weekend.

For more information, please click apply and we will be in touch promptly if you have the right level of experience.