Receptionist / Front of House Advisor

Bolsover District Council
Clowne, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
£8.51 to £8.92 per hour
30 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Want to be part of exciting new Leisure facilities 
developments within North Derbyshire?

This is an exciting time to join us and share in our success.

You will enjoy working with a wide range of people in a busy environment to provide a high quality experience expected by all our visitors. You will have excellent communication skills, the ability to learn quickly and work well as part of a diverse team.

Receptionist / Front of House Advisor
Ref: BDC/16/2901
Salary Details: £8.51 to £8.92 per hour

Job Term: Various hours available
Appointment Type: Permanent
Hours: Negotiable, please state the hours you are available to work on your application
Location: The Arc, Clowne
Department: Bolsover District Council

Following a recent review of Leisure Services at both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Councils and the new build of our ‘state of the art' leisure facility at Clowne, the above opportunity is now available.  The successful candidate will deliver excellent customer service and provide an effective and efficient reception service to all customers.

To be short-listed for interview candidates must possess the following:- 

  • Basic understanding and knowledge of a wide range of leisure related activities
  • An understanding of Council structures and operations
  • Experience of dealing with the public face to face and over the telephone
  • Experience of working in a busy and pressurised environment
  • Experience of routinely handling and balancing large sums of cash
  • Must be able to deal effectively with face to face and telephone enquiries from customers of all ages
  • Ability to handle cash transactions promptly and accurately in a busy environment
  • Ability to deal with people in a pleasant and courteous manner particularly when under pressure
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to record information accurately
  • IT and keyboard skills 

Please state the hours you are available to work on your application.  If you wish to be considered for the same post at both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Councils where available, please include this on your application ensuring you cover all the essential requirements within both Council's person specifications, when completing just one application form for the same role. 

Our preferred method of application is online at
Alternatively you can request an application pack by 
CV's will not be accepted. 
If you do not have access to the internet contact us by telephone on our 
24-hour job-line on 01246 242524.  

For an informal chat regarding this vacancy please contact Wayne Carter on 01246 242356. 

Bolsover District Council is striving for diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

Closing date: 14 December 2016
Provisional interview date: w/c 19 December 2016