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Deputy General Manager - Kids Sports/Fitness

Deputy General Manager - Kids Sports/Fitness

Job Title: Deputy General Manager - Kids Sports/Fitness
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits +career development
Start Date: ASAP
REF: mjm5123_1544024956
Contact Name: Mark Manning
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Deputy General Manager - Kids Sports/Fitness -Reading

£22,000 to £26,000 O.T.E. + benefits +career progression

Our client is an exciting new sports and fitness based concept offering a variety of gymnastics based classes and activities to children of all ages. They are opening sites all over the U.K. and are now looking for a Deputy General Manager to help manage their club in Reading.

As Deputy General Manager you will support the General Manager coach, lead and inspire a team of coaches, Duty Managers, promoters and receptionists to deliver a great programme of activities and courses including gymnastics, ninja, dance, pre-school, parties and holiday schemes. You will aim to deliver a fantastic fun and friendly customer experience and ensure the smooth and safe operation of the club at all times. There will also be a focus on sales planning and outreach in the local area, building up partnerships with schools, nurseries and other parent and children's groups.

The package includes a competitive basic salary depending on experience, individual and club bonus potential. Benefits include 29 days holiday, contributory pension, family discounts and fully funded training and development including coaching qualifications and enrolment on to their ongoing mentoring programme to help you take your career to the next level.

The person we are looking for will have:

  • A fun and outgoing disposition, can-do attitude and hands-on approach to leadership.
  • Site Operational experience and coordinating sports, activity or fitness programming as a Team Leader, Duty Manager, sports co-ordinator, Assistant Manager, club manager or site manager.
  • Experience in recruiting, coaching, supporting and leading team members.
  • Previous experience working with children
  • A passion for delivering a great customer experience and getting kids more active.
  • An active interest in gymnastics, dance, sports or fitness
  • A flexible approach to work as some evenings and weekends will be required.

Please click apply to find out more and we will be in touch immediately if you meet the criteria as interviews are happening now!