lifeLEISURE offer apprentice opportunities across the business based in centre, in the community or at our Houldsworth Village centre. The initial apprentice term is for 12 months at level 2 and 3 but many apprentices who start with us continue for a second year (and in some cases longer!).
Candidates who are accepted onto lifeLEISURE apprentice schemes will be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week & must possess a minimum of five GCSES Grade D+ or have relevant vocational experience.
Initial assessments are used to determine Maths and English skills where appropriate to determine suitability.
The apprenticeship provides a workplace learning opportunity for the apprentice as well as a day-release option pending qualification.
Apprentices will work in job roles such as Health & Fitness Coach’s, Receptionist, Lifeguards, Accounts Assistants, Admins Assistants and Crèche Assistants across the Life Leisure estate.
Apprenticeship qualifications will include:
- Level 2/3 Technical Certificate (Job role specific)
- Functional Skills Level 1 in Maths
- Functional Skills Level 1 in English
- Functional Skills Level 1 in Information Communication Technology
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
The qualification is assessed through continuous assessment via an electronic portfolio using a variety of work-based evidence, assignments and online examinations. Candidates will produce an electronic portfolio that will be internally and externally verified.
Opportunities are available for apprentices to progress onto the Level 3/3 Advanced Apprenticeships. With additional training and support from lifeLEISURE apprentices may be able to progress in their careers to roles such as a Trainee/Duty Managers.
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