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Jobs with Link4Life

Thank you for showing an interest in working for Link4Life. All our current vacancies are listed below.

For each vacancy you will see a brief description of the job and a more detailed job description and person specification. These are important documents and you will be required to refer to them when making your application.

All applications must be made on our official application form. We do not accept CVs. NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

We prefer applications to be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. however, we appreciate that not all applicants have access to email therefore we will accept applications by post. If you do apply by post, we encourage you to contact the HR department on 01706 926268 or 01706 926212 to confirm receipt. The address is Link4Life, HR Department, PO Box 428, Number One Riverside, Smith Street, Rochdale OL16 1ZL.

Applications for vacancies will be accepted on the closing date only and late applications will not be accepted.

If you have any queries contact our HR Team. This page is updated on a regular basis, so please check back at a later date for new vacancies.

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What we can offer

Link4Life are committed to being an employer of choice and can offer competitive salaries and benefits, including:

  • A minimum of 4½ weeks holidays (plus bank holidays) increasing by five days after 5 years’ continuous service (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Reward and Recognition Scheme
  • Annual Employee Performance Development Review linked to pay progression
  • Company Sick Pay after a qualifying period
  • Training Academy
  • Free use of our leisure facilities after a qualifying period (eligibility conditions apply)
  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare Vouchers, BHSF Health Cash Plan
  • A progressive, structured and modern environment in which to work.

Cleaning Operative - Job ref: L1664

Salary: Band 1
£14,146 per annum pro rata, £7.33 per hour (14½ hours/week)

Hours worked in accordance with service requirements.

Application Closing Date: Sunday 11 September 2016

Location: Rochdale Leisure Centre

pdfCleaning Operative - Job ref: L1664

Rochdale Leisure Centre is looking to recruit a cleaning operative to join their cleaning/housekeeping team.

The successful candidate must be customer focused and well presented. Experience of cleaning would be preferable.

As a cleaning operative you will undertake cleaning duties whilst maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness within the areas of responsibility in accordance with Link4Life cleaning specifications and schedules.

Cycle Leader - Job ref: L1663

Salary: Band 3
£10.21 per hour (5½ hours/week)

Hours worked in accordance with service requirements.

Application Closing Date: Thursday 8 September 2016

Location: Bowlee Park Sports Centre, Middleton

pdfCycle Leader - Job ref: L1663

Fixed Term Contract for 3 years.

We are looking for a cycle leader for a busy cycling sessions based in Bowlee Sports Centre Middleton. The session currently offers accessible cycling working with a broad range of abilities. Roles include preparing bikes, assisting people riding the bikes and a good customer interaction. You need to have previous knowledge of working with disabled people in a cycling environment. Cycling is offered indoors and outdoors. The project has got the potential to expand in line with the national drive to increase cycling therefore we are also looking for a person with enthusiasm and the desire to develop the project. To be part of a team that offers a very enjoyable and fulfilling opportunity please get in touch.

Swimming Teacher - Job ref: L1661

Salary: Band 3  Step 11
£10.21 per hour (24 hours/week)

Hours worked in accordance with service requirements.

Application Closing Date: Thursday 8 September 2016

Location: Various Link4Life Centres

pdfSwimming Teacher, (12 month temporary contract) Job ref: L1661

Job Duties/Description

Link4Life operates both Swim Academy Learn to Swim and Schools Swimming programmes. The successful candidates must demonstrate that they can provide the highest standard of customer service at all times. Purpose and objectives of the post:

  • To provide swimming instruction in line with Link4Life’s swimming and water safety programmes. 
  • To provide swimming instruction across all age ranges, from babies to adults.

Duty Officers - Job ref: L1659

Salary: Band 3  Step 7
£16,541-£19,706 per annum (pro rata for part time)

Hours worked in accordance with service requirements.

Application Closing Date: Monday 29 August 2016

Location: Various Link4Life Centres

pdfDuty Officers - Job ref: L1659

Link4Life is looking to recruit Duty Officers who are enthusiastic and energetic to work alongside skilled teams providing a fun, safe and quality experience to all our customers within Link4Life facilities. You will assist the management team in the day to day management and operation of all areas of the facility, including the supervision of staff.

Casual Technician - Job ref: L1657

£7.33 per hour
As required (daytime, evening and weekend working as required)
Application Closing Date: Wednesday 31 August 2016

Location: Heywood Civic Centre and Middleton Arena

pdfCasual Technician - Job ref: L1657