SLA03610 - Receptionist

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Ref no: SLA03610
Closes: Tuesday, 21st November 2017
Published: Tuesday, 14th November 2017
Location: Blantyre Leisure Centre, Glasgow Road, Blantyre
Rate: £8.74 - £9.01 per hour
Hours: 12.50 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: Administration / Clerical / Secretarial
Sub-category: General Administration Assistant

Job Description

South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture

Location: Blantyre Leisure Centre, Glasgow Road, Blantyre, G72 0JS

Hours: 12.5 hours per week

Duration: Temporary until 1 September 2018 (Maternity Cover)

Shift Pattern: Saturday 9am - 4pm and Sunday 9am - 2.30pm

South Lanarkshire Council administers the recruitment process on behalf of South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture.

South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Receptionist to work at Blantyre Leisure Centre. The successful candidate will deal with customer enquiries, cash handling, issuing of receipts and preparing money for banking as well as operating our electronic booking system.

Previous experience of working in a customer orientated environment is desirable and/or experience of operating a computerised till system although full training will be provided.

You must have excellent communication and customer care skills.



As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.
As this post involves accessing the public services network, the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made

Please refer to and click on Code of Practice for further information about the disclosure process and best practice.

As the application process has changed, we recommend you familiarise yourself with the revised format and content of the form by clicking on the following link to access the applicant user guide.

 Applicant User Guide

Applications online

Please note all correspondence with be sent to your email account.

Interview Date:  Monday 4 December 2017

South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community. As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position.


Closing Date:  Tuesday 21 November 2017

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