Why Work For Us

Because we are the best in our industry!

For 2018 we are listed as one of Ireland’s top 25 large companies by the Great Places to Work Institute.

We put our people first in everything we do, as we know that it is our people that make the company a success.

We place an emphasis on learning and development, so if you join us you can expect to learn and grow throughout your career.

When our customers think of us we want them to think three things:

Community – Quality – Passion

We want to change people’s lives and educate, motivate and support them to be healthier and happier. We want all of our people to have this same goal for our customers.

If you want a career in the leisure industry and these words mean something to you then why don’t you send in your CV or apply for one of our current vacancies.

Careers at Aura

Full Time Swim Coordinator AURA Youghal

An opportunity has arisen in our Youghal Leisure Centre for a full time salaried Swim Coordinator to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake and co-ordinate local marketing activities to ensure the maximum potential capacity of each Swim Academy level and term is reached
  • Maintain strong relationships with local groups and clubs
  • Manage relationships with schools participating in the Schools Swimming Programme
  • Liaise and communicate with parents
  • Manage the booking process
  • Work with the Operations Manager to recruit, manage and develop swimming teachers and lifeguards
  • Supervise, monitor and evaluate each of Aura’s swim programmes and ensure high level of teaching as per the curriculum
  • Attend regular meetings with other Swim Co-ordinators within the group to maintain effective delivery of all of Aura’s swim programmes.
  • Co-ordinate swim academy in order to maintain quality delivery of the programme.
  • Compile reports

The successful candidate will have:

Excellent customer service, communication and leadership skills
Previous experience in successfully developing similar programmes
A commercial understanding of financial targets
Knowledge of sports delivery networks
Ability to meet targets and deadlines
Level II Swim Teacher and / or RLSS Lifeguard Qualification
Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office

 

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Part Time Duty Manager AURA Letterkenny

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Part time hourly paid Duty Manager in AURA Letterkenny Leisure Centre.

What will be your main responsibilities?

  • Supervise and co-ordinate staff on an ongoing basis ensuring that all areas of the facility are adequately staffed at all times and staff are carrying out their duties as expected
  • Behave as a role model for staff.
  • Ensure the presentation & cleanliness of the centre is maintained at  a high standard at all times (as detailed in the Operations Manual)
  • Report, log and report any maintenance issues and liaise with Operations Manager to rectify
  • Opening and closing the centre
  • Ensuring the facility is safe and secure and all the required check lists and log books are fully complete
  • Lifeguard duties as required
  • Ensure the highest standards of health and safety at all times
  • Respond to emergencies, complaints and incidents as per policies/procedures
  • Ensuring all records and log books are recorded accordingly
  • Attend/lead team meetings, coaching and training sessions
  • Update other Duty Managers and Pool Manager regarding the day-to-day running of the pool

What are the basics that we need from you for this role?

  • Previous experience in a Duty Manager role
  • R.L.S.S Pool Lifeguard or I.W.S Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • Level II Swim Teacher Qualification
  • Pool plant Qualification
  • IT skills
  • Commercial awareness
Operations Manager, AURA Grove Island (Full Time, Permanent)

We are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to run our Grove Island Leisure Centre.

You will have overall responsibility for the management of the centre ensuring the health, safety and well-being of all its stakeholders.  People management, customer service, health and safety, budgetary control, commercial management, public relations and liaising with the various interested parties are paramount to this role.

What you will be doing

You will be responsible for the day to day running of your Centre both operationally and strategically.   You will exercise vigilance to ensure compliance with the obligations of statutes and regulations in matters of Health, Safety, Employment, Hygiene and Fire by adoption of the required standards and operational procedures.

You will also be responsible for the financial aspects of your centre and you will ensure that your centre is reaching is optimum commercial potential. You will be responsible for overseeing the training and development of all your staff.

You will have

  • A 3rd level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • A proven track record of success in your current and previous roles
  • The experience of managing, growing, developing and supporting a team
  • Strong operational management experience
  • A good understanding of Finance
  • A knowledge of health and safety and compliance regulations
  • An understanding of the Leisure Industry would be desirable
Full Time Swim Coordinator AURA Youghal

We are seeking a Full Time salaried Swim Coordinator to join our team in Youghal:

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake and co-ordinate local marketing activities to ensure the maximum potential capacity of each Swim Academy level and term is reached
  • Maintain strong relationships with local groups and clubs
  • Liaise and communicate with parents
  • Manage the booking process
  • Supervise, monitor and evaluate each of Aura’s swim programmes and ensure high level of teaching as per the curriculum
  • Attend regular meetings with other Swim Co-ordinators within the group to maintain effective delivery of all of Aura’s swim programmes.
  • Contribute to a strong working team and build team morale.
  • Co-ordinate swim academy in order to maintain quality delivery of the programme.
  • Compile reports

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent customer service, communication and leadership skills
  • Previous experience in successfully developing similar programmes
  • A commercial understanding of financial targets
  • Knowledge of sports delivery networks
  • Level II Swim Teacher and / or RLSS Lifeguard Qualification
  • Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office
  • The ability to build and maintain effective working relationships
Part Time MSR AURA Grove Island

We are seeking Part Time hourly paid Member Service Representatives to join our team at AURA Grove Island.

Scope of the role:

  • Being the face of Aura at the reception area
  • Being responsible for providing Aura’s members with an exceptional member care experience
  • Working as a team member the MSR will drive service excellence by building and developing member relationships, taking ownership for personally responding to all members’ queries and continuously looking for opportunities to improve Aura’s service and support for their members
  • Completing any other ad hoc duties as directed by the Duty Manager or Operations Manager

Requirements Include:

  • Customer Focused / Outgoing personality
  • Experience of working with in-house computer packages and databases
  • Hotel reception experience an advantage
  • Excellent Communication skills (Verbal & Written)
  • Proficient PC Skills
  • Attention to detail & accuracy
  • Flexibility regarding working hours (weekends and evenings)
  • Ability to achieve assigned targets and to upsell
  • Ability to work on own initiative
Part Time Swim Teacher AURA Grove Island

We are seeking Part Time hourly paid Swim Teachers to join our team at AURA Grove Island.

Scope of the role:

  • The swim instructor is responsible for instructing all swim lesson participants
  • This position is also responsible for the safety of the participant in their own class
  • Work hours as scheduled which includes beginning and ending class on time; remaining after class to answer participant and/or parent questions as needed, and clean up supplies
  • Instruct and evaluate students participating in swim lessons
  • Submit completed report cards, skills sheets and attendance information on time
  • Meet highest standard of safety
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training sessions as scheduled
  • Present professional appearance and attitude at all times
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service
  • All other duties as assigned and appropriate

Qualities & Qualifications:

  • Level II Swim Teacher qualifications required
  • Previous experience working as a Swim Teacher is essential.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good track record to date
Swim Teacher AURA Leitrim

We are seeking Part Time & Full Time Swim Teachers to join our team at AURA Leitrim.

Scope of the role:

The swim instructor is responsible for instructing all swim lesson participants. This position is also responsible for the safety of the participant in their own class. Work hours as scheduled which includes beginning and ending class on time; remaining after class to answer participant and/or parent questions as needed, and clean up supplies.

  • Instruct and evaluate students participating in swim lessons
  • Supervise swimming pool area
  • Meet highest standard of safety
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training sessions as scheduled
  • Present professional appearance and attitude at all times
  • Act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency

Qualities & Qualifications:

  • Level II Swim Teacher qualifications required
  • Previous experience working as a Swim Teacher is essential.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good track record to date
  • Flexible in relation to your hours/days of work (weekdays and evenings)
Lifeguard AURA Leitrim

We are seeking Part Time & Full Time Lifeguards to join our team at AURA Leitrim.

Scope of the role:

  • Provide opportunities for children where they learn and love to swim
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of every member of Aura under their care
  • Supervise swimming pool area
  • Meet highest standard of safety
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training sessions as scheduled
  • Present professional appearance and attitude at all times
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service
  • Act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency
  • All other duties as assigned and appropriate

Qualities & Qualifications

  • R.L.S.S. Pool Lifeguard or I.W.S. Pool Lifeguard qualifications are a MUST.
  • Previous experience working as a Lifeguard is essential.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good track record to date.
  • Due to the nature of this role fluent English is required.
  • Flexible in relation to your hours/days of work (weekdays and evening hours).
Full Time Lifeguard AURA Letterkenny

We are seeking a Full Time salaried Lifeguard to join our team at Aura Letterkenny.

Scope of the role:

  • Provide opportunities for children where they learn and love to swim
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of every member of Aura under their care
  • Supervise swimming pool area
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training sessions as scheduled
  • Act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency
  • All other duties as assigned and appropriate

Qualities & Qualifications:

  • R.L.S.S. Pool Lifeguard or I.W.S. Pool Lifeguard qualifications are a MUST.
  • Previous experience working as a Lifeguard is essential.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good track record to date.
  • Flexible in relation to your hours/days of work (weekdays and evening hours).
Full Time Leisure Attendant AURA De Paul

We are currently looking for Full Time Leisure Attendant to join our team in AURA De Paul Pool.

Scope of the role:

  • Strengthen and grow the identity of AURA in the marketplace
  • Provide opportunities for children where they learn and love to swim
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of every member of Aura under their care
  • This role will involve a little bit of everything and so the ideal candidate will be an all-rounder, capable of adapting to different duties on a daily basis

Qualities & Qualifications:

  • R.L.S.S. Pool Lifeguard or I.W.S. Pool Lifeguard and Level II Swim Teacher qualifications required
  • Previous experience working as a Lifeguard and Swim Teacher is essential.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good track record to date
  • Flexible in relation to your hours/days of work.

To be considered for this role you must be legally entitled to work in Ireland. Due to the nature of this role fluent English is required.

Part Time Fitness Instructor AURA Dundalk

We are seeking Part Time hourly paid Fitness Instructors to join our team at AURA Dundalk.

 

We would like to hear from you if you can show us that:

  • You are NCEHS/NCEF qualified.
  • You have experience in instructing group fitness classes
  • You have lots of enthusiasm, a positive attitude and will enjoy working in a customer service led environment
  • You want to be the best
  • You have a proven track record in the fitness industry with a self-motivation to achieve excellence in this area
  • You are an excellent communicator
  • You share our philosophy of helping people to feel better about themselves
  • You are flexible in relation to your hours of work

 

Part Time Member Service Representative AURA Youghal

Our Leisure Centre in Youghal is currently seeking candidates for Part Time Member Service Representative role to join our team.

Scope of the role:

  • Being the face of Aura at the reception area
  • Being responsible for providing Aura’s members with an exceptional member care experience
  • Completing any other ad hoc duties as directed by the Duty Manager or Operations Manager

Requirements Include:

  • Customer Focused / Outgoing personality
  • Experience of working with in-house computer packages and databases
  • Hotel reception experience an advantage
  • Excellent Communication skills (Verbal & Written)
  • Proficient PC Skills
  • Ability to achieve assigned targets and to upsell
  • Ability to work on own initiative
Part Time MA AURA Youghal

Our Leisure Centre in Youghal is currently seeking candidates for Part Time Membership Advisor to join our team.

Scope of the position:

  • Responsible for the management of the sales process
  • Responsible for the retention process in your club
  • Achieve and aim to exceed monthly, quarterly and yearly membership targets

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A telephone sales background
  • Experience of working within a customer relationship management environment
  • A target driven flair for sales
  • Previous experience of working in a team environment
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Knowledge of the leisure industry is an advantage
Part Time Fitness Instructors AURA Grove Island

We are seeking Part Time hourly paid Fitness Instructors to join our team at AURA Grove Island.

We would like to hear from you if you can show us that:

  • You are NCEHS/NCEF qualified.
  • You have experience in instructing group fitness classes
  • You have lots of enthusiasm, a positive attitude and will enjoy working in a customer service led environment
  • You want to be the best
  • You have a proven track record in the fitness industry with a self-motivation to achieve excellence in this area
  • You are an excellent communicator
  • You share our philosophy of helping people to feel better about themselves
  • You are flexible in relation to your hours of work
Part Time Swim Teacher AURA Navan

We are seeking Part Time hourly paid Swim Teachers to join our team at AURA Navan.

Scope of the role:

  • The swim instructor is responsible for instructing all swim lesson participants
  • Instruct and evaluate students participating in swim lessons
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training sessions as scheduled
  • Act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency
  • All other duties as assigned and appropriate

Qualities & Qualifications:

  • Level II Swim Teacher qualifications required
  • R.L.S.S. Pool Lifeguard or I.W.S. Pool Lifeguard qualifications desired
  • Previous experience working as a Swim Teacher is essential.
  • Flexible in relation to your hours/days of work (weekdays and evenings)