Work Experience


At Oldham Active, we are open to both current school and college students to come and gain some Work Experience at our centres. 


What we offer:

1 or 2 week placements for schools and colleges



Oldham Leisure Centre, Middleton Rd, Oldham OL9 6AF.

Royton Leisure Centre, Byron St, Royton, Oldham OL2 6QZ.

Chadderton Wellbeing Centre, Burnley St, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0JW.

Failsworth Sports Centre, Brierley Ave, Failsworth, Manchester M35 9HA.

Saddleworth Pool & Leisure Centre, Station Rd, Uppermill, Oldham OL3 6HQ.


What you can expect to do:


Learn more about the following roles:

Lifeguard, Coaching, Customer Service, Maintenance, Office support in HR, Training, Finance, IT


What can you get from a placement from us:

  • Communication Skills – verbal, written, oral
  • Research
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Digital/design
  • ICT
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Physical
  • Organisation
  • Health and Safety – including First Aid
  • Flexibility
  • Time management
  • Teamwork
  • Organisation and planning


Still interested?

Fill out our form below and we will be in touch.





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