Graduate Development Programme, BH Live

Spanning 24 months, BH Live's Graduate Programme will give you experience in all sectors of our organisation. We believe for you to become a great manager you need to know and understand all aspects of our business. Starting in our leisure sector, over a 6 month placement you will experience all the roles from Housekeeping, Customer service, Reception, Recreation Assistant including Lifeguard, to Team Leader and Duty Manager.

Moving to our Venues and Events team for the next 6 months you will see how conferences, exhibitions and shows are delivered by getting involved behind the scenes with the Technical team, Operations team and the Event Sales team.

Hospitality is a large strand of our business, and you will fine tune your customer service skills during the third 6 month placement working initially as a Barista, and then moving to team leader, helping to deliver some of our large scale hospitality events. Finally you will have opportunity to work in the support services teams including HR, Marketing, Sales, or Facilities for the final 6 month placement.

Using your learning and understanding of our business you will be given a business project to research and present to the Executive team with your recommendations.

You will receive a combination of vocational and in house training to support your continued professional development worth approx £12,000.

Opportunities include:

•           Institute of Leadership and Manager Level 5

•           RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

•           First Aid at Work

•           Pool Plant Operators Course

•           IOSH Managing Safely

•           Health and Safety

•           Customer Service

•           Safeguarding

•           Emergency Procedures

•           Personal Licence Holder

Added to this are additional benefits including discounted access to our gym facilities, 23 days annual leave, a cycle to work scheme, amongst others.

This is a 2 year fixed term contract to provide you with a great foundation in management and give you the opportunity to apply for any positions available with us as the end of the programme.

Please note this programme will involve working shift patterns including weekends, bank holidays and evenings         

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No Agencies.

BH Live is the south coast's leading operator of leisure and event venues; a social enterprise that designs and builds engaging experiences to inspire people and enrich lives.

With more than five million visits a year and £42 million turnover we are changing lives and are at the heart of the UK’s growing social economy.

In 2017/18 we had 4.5 million leisure centre attendances, hosted more than 500 events and sold over half a million cultural, sporting and entertainment event tickets. We also welcomed 59,000 conference and exhibition delegates.

This generated an estimated £53 million in local economic benefit.

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Latest Application By: 31-Aug-2019

Salary: Per Annum £22,500

Closing date: 
Saturday 31st August 2019
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