Job Role – Pool Operations Manager – Moseley Road Baths CIO

Moseley Road Baths CIO are seeking a Pool Operations Manager to lead the operational management of community-run Moseley Road Baths (MRB) in Birmingham. MRB is a Grade II* listed building of international significance and much loved and valued by the diverse communities of Balsall Heath and surrounding areas.

£22,500 per annum (37.5 hours per week)

Reporting to the General Manager, the Pool Operations Manager will be responsible for managing all operational functions of the service including plant operation and the training and management of poolside staff and of lifeguard/reception volunteers.

This is not a conventional leisure centre environment!  MRB is a heritage community pool run by a charity that is hugely proud of the range and number of people who feel welcome at the pool and how the community has come together to save and improve it.  MRB has developed a positive and supportive team culture, grown its income and improved its operations since starting to run swimming operations in 2018.

  • You will love the idea of working at a heritage community pool.
  • You will be an excellent people-person and team player, and comfortable working with both volunteers and paid colleagues.
  • Applicants should possess
    • a current NPLQ qualification
    • at least two years experience as a supervisor or duty manager in a swimming facility.
    • a Pool Plant Operators qualification 
  • Steam boiler experience would be useful but training can be provided
  • Swim teacher or NPLQ Trainer/Assessor qualification would also be useful.
  • A sound knowledge of swimming pool operations and in particular, a thorough understanding of relevant health and safety legislation related to swimming pools is essential for this position.

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Closing date:  Monday 18th July.