• Location: Ystrad Mynach,
  • Subject:
  • Hours: Full time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £20,000.00 - £25,000.00
  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 04 April, 2024 12:00 AM

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Sport and Leisure Facilities Operative

Sport and Leisure Facilities Operative

Caerphilly County Borough Council
Sport and Leisure Facilities Operative
Job description
We are recruiting a Sport and Leisure facilities Operative at Caerphilly County Borough Council.

Working hours: 37 Hours
Contract Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Centre for Sporting Excellence - Ystrad Mynach

This is an exciting opportunity to join Team Caerphilly and provide support across the wider Sports and Leisure Services Team.

We pay an attractive salary of £23,500 - £23,893 and offer access to training and development opportunities.

As a Sport and Facilities Operative, you will play a pivotal role in the facilitation of sport and leisure participation at both performance and grassroots levels. This position is not just a job; it's a development opportunity tailored for individuals keen on expanding their skill set and making a significant impact.

The right candidate will demonstrate initiative, embrace teamwork, cultivate partnerships, and exhibit the ability to work autonomously. Working within a setting that allows them to collaborate with various stakeholders, proactively establish and nurture partnerships with clubs and organisations and take ownership of tasks and projects with a remit of enhancing the overall sporting experience.

Maintain high standards of health and safety, building hygiene, cleanliness, and presentation to support performance excellence and continuous improvement. The successful candidate will also hold an ability to manage any customer issues and suggestions in accordance with Council Policy and procedure.

For the role, we ask that you have:
  • Level 2 qualification on the Credit and Qualifications Framework for Wales.
  • First Aid at Work.
  • Experience of working in customer focused environments.

We have excellent benefits including the Local Government Pension Scheme, and staff discount schemes.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification please select the relevant attachment from the attachments list

After reading the Job Description and Person Specification, if you would like to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact Leah Elliott on 01443 864767 or email

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

We are legally required to ask you to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. Successful applicants are required to provide appropriate documentation such as a birth certificate, passport or work permit in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

If you have any difficulty applying online, please contact for further information.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on all successful applicants. This will include an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.