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Ref no:
EAY06920
Published:
15/11/2021
Closes:
3/12/2021
Location:
Dean Castle Country Park, KA1 3XB
Salary:
£55,219 - £59,459 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

Job Purpose

East Ayrshire Leisure Trust is going through a period of significant organisational and cultural change. The Interim Head of Operations will be required to develop Operational Services that are modern and responsive to local, regional and national demands. At interview you will be asked to demonstrate through presentation what skills and experience you have to manage people and organisational change and how you would apply East Ayrshire Leisure’s Vision, Mission and Values within this role.

Interviews will take place on 15th December 2021.

Rate of Pay

Rate of Pay - G15

Hours of Work -
Mon – Thurs 9am – 5pm
Fri – 9am – 4pm

This is a temporary contract for one year from date of appointment.

Responsibilities and Our Values

The Head of Operational Services will lead the delivery of the highest quality professional services, driving change, challenging the status quo and empowering the design and delivery of innovative, modern and sustainable services.
These services will be underpinned by a desire for continuous improvement in everything that we do, striving to not just to achieve the expectations of East Ayrshire Leisure but to exceed all expectations and in doing so promote and recognise the importance of people in delivering our vision values;

• Being honest and demonstrating integrity at all times
• Engaging and inclusive with our people, partners and stakeholders
• Striving for continuous improvement by being ambitious and aspirational in all that we do
• Taking responsibility and being accountable for our organisation and our service delivery

Please see attached the attached Job Specification which outlines all responsibilities and duties for this post.

TO BE CONSIDERED FOR INTERVIEW, CANDIDATES MUST DEMONSTRATE THAT THEY MEET ALL ESSENTIAL CRITERIA OF THE ATTACHED JOB SPECIFICATION.

Additional Information

We follow the national guidance in relation to pre-employment checks namely “Safer Recruitment Through Better Recruitment”. With regards to requests for references and in line with this guidance, during your application process you should provide details of a minimum of two appropriate and relevant references, one of which should be from your current or most recent employer. It is also a requirement that the reference from your current or most recent employer is from an appropriate senior manager and it is not a reference from a former peer operating at the same level.

The post you have applied for requires you to complete a Criminal Conviction Declaration Form listing any live offences. Any information that is disclosed on a Criminal Conviction Declaration Form will require to be discussed before a formal offer of employment is made.

If you require further clarification please refer to www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

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