Skip to main content

Sports and Leisure Assistants

Sports and leisure assistants, provide and maintain facilities for sporting and recreational activities and supervise their use, maintain the continuity of entertainment and social events, offer odds and accept bets on the result of sporting and other events and control gambling activities.

More about this Career

Average Salary

£12640

New workers start around £1831. Normal pay is £12640 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £26317.

Jobs

3844

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • 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 jacuzzis, showers and changing areas.
  • 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

Soft Skills

Soft skills are non-technical skills that include how you interact with colleagues, solve problems, and manage your work

  • Monitoring

    65

  • Active Listening

    60

  • Active Learning

    58

  • Critical Thinking

    57

  • Reading Comprehension

    57

  • Learning Strategies

    56

  • Speaking

    56

  • Mathematics

    51

  • Writing

    49

  • Science

    33

Cookie Notice

By using this site you agree to our use of Cookies.

Back to top

Croeso i Coleg Merthyr Tudful

Dewiswch dewis iath. Drwy ddefnyddio’r safle we hwn, rydych yn cytuno i’n defnydd ni o gwcis. Cliciwch am ragor o fanylion.

Cymraeg

Welcome to the College Merthyr Tydfil

Please select your language option. By using this site you agree to our use of cookies. Click here for more information.

English
Enable Recite