Careers

We’re looking for people who share our vision and want to be part of a team dedicated to enriching lives and strengthening communities by providing excellent leisure and culture services. We have a variety of services including arts, events, bereavement, sport, parks, public halls and Putney School of Art and Design; joining our team is the perfect opportunity to achieve your career aspirations.

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Strictly no agencies.

If you’d like to volunteer to work work in one of our services, please contact us.


Latest adverts

Arts Marketing Manager
Location: Battersea Park
Salary: ENSO1 £30,177 pro rata (£24,141.60 pa)
Hours: 32 hours per week (40 hour FTE)
Closing date: 24 June 2018
Interviews: w/c 9 July 2018

We are looking for a skilled marketing and communications professional to join our team. Working closely with the rest of the Arts team – whose projects include managing and curating the Pump House Gallery, managing the annual Wandsworth Arts Fringe and Wandsworth Artists Open House, working closely with schools on the Cultivate education programme, promotion of cultural regeneration projects including public art and numerous ad hoc projects – this role is instrumental in ensuring we deliver innovative and successful marketing and communications strategies to promote all these strands of our work through a combination of online and offline strategies and tools.

This dynamic and varied role requires someone who is passionate about growing audiences for the arts and is a great communicator with imaginative ideas. Ideally, you will have arts marketing experience and have a good knowledge of the London Arts scene. Your exceptional communication skills will enable you to forge strong working relationships with colleagues across Enable Leisure and Culture, external stakeholders and suppliers.

Proactive and extremely well organised, you will have the ability to juggle multiple, demanding projects. To support the smooth running of the arts team’s projects, you will also be responsible for managing the Marketing Assistant and external agencies such as PR or website consultants as well as interns/work placements.

Enable Arts is part of Enable Leisure and Culture, a charity that provides leisure and cultural services to Wandsworth Council.

How to apply:

Please read the Job description & Person Specification and complete the job application form and email to jobs@enablelc.org or apply online.

You will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date please presume your application was unsuccessful on this occasion.

 

Parks Playgrounds Officer
Location: Battersea Park with regular travel within Wandsworth
Salary: ENSO2 £32,778 per annum
Hours: 40 hours per week
Closing date: 28 May 2018
Interviews: w/c 11 June 2018

You will be a key member of the Parks Development Team working to develop and manage inclusive playgrounds within our parks & commons.  Your work will ensure we remain responsive to the increasing demands of all our users; keeping existing equipment in good condition; and identifying and managing playground development projects.  We are looking for a team player who has strong self-motivation and the ability to work on personal initiative as well as in constructive collaboration with colleagues. You will have a passion for adding inclusive play value to public parks and gardens both within and outside of conventional playgrounds.

The role is for 40 hours a week based primarily in the Parks Office in Battersea Park.  You will be expected to travel around Wandsworth to visit our playgrounds on a weekly basis.

For an informal discussion contact Valerie Selby, Parks Development & Biodiversity Manager, (Mon, Tues, Thurs) on 020 3959 0078.

How to apply:

Please read the Job Description & Person Specification and complete the job application form and email to jobs@enablelc.org or apply online.

If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date please presume your application was unsuccessful on this occasion.

 

Lifeguard (casual)
Location: Wandsworth
Grade and rate: ENCa1, £10 an hour
Closing date: the advert will close once the positions have been filled

We’re looking for a number of enthusiastic and dedicated lifeguards ensure the safety of children on the Community Swim Programme in the borough of Wandsworth.

You will need to be reliable, energetic and enthusiastic with an ability to engage participants, spot hazards and prevent accidents while following ASA guidelines.

Working hours and days will vary.

Enable are committed to ensuring the well being and safety of all the children and staff, and as such any successful application will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

How to apply:

Please read the Lifeguard Job Description and Lifeguard Person Specification and then Apply online.

If you have any problems with the online service please email jobs@enablelc.org  or email your CV with the Ref: Lifeguard to jobs@enablelc.org

 

Multi-sports coach (casual)
Location: Wandsworth
Grade and rate: ENCa7, £15 an hour
Closing date: the advert will close once the positions have been filled

We’re looking for a number of enthusiastic and dedicated casual sports coaches to help deliver sports coaching in primary schools in the borough of Wandsworth.

You will provide schools with high quality sports coaching in a variety of sports, which may include coaching during curriculum time and/or running extra curricular sports clubs.

Coaches should be confident in delivering a variety of sports to KS1 and KS2 pupils (4-11 years) of mixed ability. All applicants must have a level 2 coaching qualification in a recognised sport. It is highly desirable that applicants have qualifications in more than one sport, or have a multi-sports qualification and background.

At Enable we are committed to supporting the training and development of the coaches we work with, to ensure that schools receive a high standard of provision. First Aid and safeguarding courses will be provided, as well as Continuous Personal Development (CPD) for all coaches.

Working hours and days will vary.

Access to your own transport is essential as you will be required to work at a variety of schools in the area.

Enable are committed to ensuring the well being and safety of all the pupils and staff, and as such any successful application will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

How to apply:

Please read the Multi Sports Coach Job Description  and Multi sports coach Person Specification  and then Apply online.

If you have any problems with the online service please email jobs@enablelc.org  or email your CV with the Ref: Multi-Sports Coach to jobs@enablelc.org


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Volunteering

Fundraising and Development (volunteer)
Location: Battersea Park
Fixed term: 3 – 6 months (but can be flexible)
Hours: Flexible for the right candidate
Wage: n/a voluntary position

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a budding fundraiser with Enable Leisure & Culture. Your role will be to assist the Engagement and Fundraising Manager with fundraising and development tasks for projects in greenspaces of Wandsworth. We are looking for a team player who can help support projects that will range from arts, heritage, sports, biodiversity and environmental improvements. The role will develop fundraising and project development skills and provide experience of working in a medium sized charity. Depending on funding, paid positions may become available where volunteers will be encouraged to apply.

The hours for the role are flexible and will be based primarily in the Parks Office in Battersea Park. For an informal discussion contact Hannah Sayers, Parks Engagement & Fundraising Manager on 020 3959 0062 or on hsayers@enablelc.org.

To apply please send a CV and a cover letter that addresses the points in the Job Description & Person Specification to hsayers@enablelc.org.

Closing date for applications: Until position is filled

If you do not hear from us within two weeks of submitting your CV, please presume your application was unsuccessful on this occasion.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

Privacy policy

This is a broad description of how Enable Leisure & Culture (‘Enable’) processes personal data in relation to recruitment.  This policy was updated May 2018.

When you apply for a job with Enable, we will process your personal data for the purposes of progressing your application.  If you are unsuccessful in your application, we will keep your data on file for six months, after which time your application form, or CV, or any other detail you have provided, will be securely destroyed. We may contact you within that six month timeframe, to alert you of other suitable vacancies at Enable.

If you are successful in applying for, and you accept, a post, Enable will keep your details on file for six years after your employment ends, after which time, your details will be securely destroyed. As an employee, your personal details will be shared with third parties, for payroll and pensions purposes.

We will regularly review and, where necessary, update our privacy information, and we will bring any new uses of an individual’s personal data to their attention.

If you have a question about data protection at Enable, please email  dataprotection@enablelc.org

For Enable’s wider privacy policy, please visit our privacy and cookies page.

 

Partners & Sponsors

We work with many different organisations that support and fund some of the work we do. We also develop proposals and bids with partners from community organisations, and the voluntary and private sectors. We’re always interested in hearing from people who share our aspirations and our vision email hello@enablelc.org