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Vivacity offers a dynamic working environment and a wide range of roles across the leisure and culture industries.

So if you’re interested in a role within libraries, the arts, heritage or sports and healthy living, or at our Head Office browse our current vacancies below or register your interest for future openings.

Join us at Vivacity and work with a great team!

Work For Us

From lifeguard positions at our swimming pools to library assistants, positions in our head office and administration departments – each position comes with a generous benefits package that includes:

  • contributory pension scheme
  • life assurance
  • free gym membership (excluding zero hours employees)
  • employee support service
  • flexi-time

Register your interest

If you don’t see a role that meets your experience, then we welcome speculative applications.

You can register your interest by emailing recruitment@vivacity.org with your CV and details of the roles you would be interested in, or complete the form on this page.

Current Vacancies

Our list of current vacancies is below.

To apply, either complete the form on this page or send your CV and letter explaining why you are suitable for the role to recruitment@vivacity.org

Vivacity is proud to be a disability confident employer and this answer will not impact on your opportunities but help us to accommodate you.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Gym Assistant 

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness 

£9.18 per hour
Flexible Contract - 0 hours per week  

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You must hold a valid L2 Gym certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Duty Manager

Theatre - Key Theatre

£18,795-£19,554 Pro rata

*Part-time permanent – Various contracts available from 10hrs to 20hrs to include Evenings, Weekends and Bank Holidays*

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Vivacity Culture and Leisure are looking for a Duty Manager to join their team at the Key Theatre.

The Key Theatre is Peterborough's leading theatre presenting a varied, year-round programme of plays, musicals, concerts and other attractions. The Theatre is operated by Vivacity Culture and Leisure who manage many venues as well as festivals throughout Peterborough. 

As Duty Manager at the Theatre, you will be part of a team who manage the front of house and bar/catering operation to a high level of efficiency and customer care. You will be responsible for ensuring the safety of staff and Theatre users, as well as the security and cleanliness of a public building during front of house operations.  This post requires late night working and has key holder responsibilities.  Our ideal applicant would have experience of working in a customer facing role i.e. hotel, pub, theatre/entertainment venue and be available to provide shift cover during evenings, weekends, bank holidays, occasional day times as part of a rota. Experience of staff management/supervision is essential.  

Please download the job description for further details.


To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness

£17,711.00-£18,065.00 per annum (pro rata)

Part time 14 Hours Per Week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Regional Fitness and Swimming Centre

£17,711.00 - £18,065.00 Per Annum

Full Time - 37 Hours Per Week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Catering Assistant 

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness 

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum  (pro rata)
Part Time - 18 hours per week  

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Vivacity Culture and Leisure are looking for an enthusiastic Catering Assistant to join their team at Vivacity Premier Fitness.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.
 
Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Health Class Instructor  

Sports 

£18.36 per class   
Flexible Contract (0 hours per week)   

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Vivacity Culture and Leisure are looking for experienced Health Class Instructors to plan, organise and lead in the delivery of health and wellbeing programmes - including rehabilitation programmes - across the organisation. 

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Minimum of 1 year delivering to special populations
  • Experience of working in a health or social care setting
  • Relevant degree
  • GP Referral
  • BACPR (or willingness to take this qualification)
  • Level 3 or 4 REPS
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Up to date first aid qualification

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.
 
Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Swimming Teacher  

Sports - All Swimming Pool Sites

£11.88 per hour 
Flexible Contract (0 hours per week) 

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We are looking for experienced, fully qualified ASA swimming teachers to join our team.

Parent and child qualification would be desirable.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter ro recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.
 
Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Basketball Coach - Disability   

Sports - Vivacity Sports Development

£13.99 per hour 
Flexible Contract (0 hours per week) 

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Do you have a passion for Basketball and creating an inclusive environment?

Would you love to work alongside the Sports Development Team on an amazing opportunity to develop disability basketball within the city? Then this would be the perfect position for you.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Planning, preparing & delivering high quality adaptable basketball sessions.
  • Use a range of communication methods during sessions.
  • Be responsible for the group during sessions and matches.
  • Administer, record and report any First Aid & Safeguarding incidents
  • Collect, report and feedback to the Sports Development Team Key Performance Indicators

Before applying for the role it is essential to have the following:

  • Basketball England Level 2 Coaching Qualification or currently working towards this level.
  • Experience of delivering sports to children and adults with disabilities

It is also desirable for applicants to have the following: 

  • Clean and full driving licence

Mileage is available along with other benefits like discounted gym membership, access to free coaching & development courses, business partnership discounts plus more.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.
 
Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Aquafit Instructor/Fitness Class Instructor 

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness

£18.36 per hour
Flexible Contract

 Vivacity are looking for an enthusiastic Instructor to join their team at Vivacity Premier Fitness.

 To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

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Vivacity are looking for an enthusiastic Aquafit Instructor to join their team at Vivacity Premier Fitness.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Regional Fitness and Swimming Centre

£9.18 - £9.36 per hour
Various part-time and flexible contracts available

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Sports Assistant/ Leader/ Coach/ Instructor   

Sports - Vivacity Sports Development 

£9.00/£9.74/£13.99/£16.26 per hour 
Flexible Contract (0 hours per week) 

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Do you have a passion for Sports Coaching and / or Dance Instruction?

Would you love to work alongside the Sports Development Team delivering a variety of amazing programmes including our Disability Sports Clubs, Holiday Activity Clubs, Primary & Secondary School Sports Provision plus many others? Then this would be the perfect position for you.

Key responsibilities of the role include: 

  • Planning, preparing & delivering high quality and knowledgeable sports, dance, health & fitness activities
  • Registration and administration of each participant
  • Money collection and recording
  • Be responsible for small and large groups of children, young people & adults with and without disabilities
  • Administer, record and report any First Aid & Safeguarding incidents
  • Collect, report and feedback to the Sports Development Team Key Performance Indicators

 Before applying for the role of Sports Coach and / or Dance Instructor it is essential to have the following: 

  • National Governing Body Level 1 or above qualifications
  • Experience of delivering sports and / or dance in school & community settings

 It is also desirable for applicants to have the following: 

  • Higher Education Degree in Sports Coaching or similar
  • Clean and full driving licence

Activities are based at various locations across the city and transport is essential for this role, mileage is available along with other benefits comprising of discounted gym membership, access to free coaching & development courses, business partnership discounts plus more.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.
 
Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Beauty Therapist

Vivacity Premier Fitness 

£17,711.00 - £18,065.00
Full Time - 37 Hours per week  

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You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness 

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum (pro rata)
Part time - 5 hours per week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Fitness Class Instructor 

Sports - Regional Fitness and Swimming Centre

£18.36 per hour
Flexible Contract

 

 

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Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Front of House Assistant

Cultural Services - Key Theatre

£9.00 per hour

*Zero hours - Flexible contracts available*

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The Key Theatre is Peterborough’s leading theatre presenting a varied, year-round programme of plays, musicals, concerts, pantomime, comedy and other attractions.  The Theatre is operated by Vivacity Culture and Leisure who manage many venues as well as festivals throughout Peterborough.

Vivacity is looking for a dynamic individual to join the Theatre’s front of house team.  You will assist in the delivery of high quality customer service through bar and catering provision, plus usher responsibilities.  In doing so you will ensure our patrons receive an excellent visitor experience.  Our ideal applicant will have worked in a pub, theatre, coffee house or entertainment venue and be available to work evenings, weekends, day times on an agreed rota basis.  It is essential that you are 18 years of age or above, a team player and possess a ‘can do’ attitude.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter demonstrating how you meet the criteria for the role to recruitment@vivacity-peterborough.com.  

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness 

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum

37 Hours Per Week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Jack Hunt Swimming Pool

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum

Part Time - 12 Hours Per Week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

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Centre Assistant - Lifeguard

Sports - Vivacity Premier Fitness

£9.18 per hour 

Zero Hours Per Week, Flexible Contract

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Centre Assistant - Lifeguard  

Sports - Jack Hunt Swiming Pool and Gym 

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum

37 Hours Per Week

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You must hold a valid NPLQ certificate.

You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

 

Centre Assistant

Sports - Hampton Library & Leisure Centre

£17,711 - £18,065 per annum (pro rata) 
Part Time - 12 Hours Per Week

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You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.

Centre Assistant

Sports - Bushfield Leisure Centre

£9.18 Per hour
Zero Hours  - Flexible Contracts Available

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You will provide the best possible customer care to make sure all our customers enjoy their visit to us whilst ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety are in operation throughout the sites.

Please download the job description for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@vivacity.org 

Vivacity’s mission is to enrich lives by inspiring people through Culture, Sport and Healthy Living. To achieve this we will improve the quality of the Vivacity experience, inspire more people through all that we do, champion and influence the development of Culture, Sport and Health Living in Peterborough and grow our income so we can do more.

Vivacity is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will undertake relevant checks including DBS checks where appropriate.