‘Our People’ Newsletter for all things HR Related throughout Live Active Leisure
Our People is a new newsletter to keep Live Active Leisure Employees up to date in all areas of Human Resources. This publication will be circulated every 3 months and will focus on the 5 Pillars of Human Resources which are:
• Development • • • •
Training News Training Contacts Upcoming Courses How to….
• Recruitment • Current Vacancies
• Rewards • Reward and Recognition
• Wellbeing • • • •
Financial Assistance Healthy Working Lives Employee Wellbeing Survey Mental Health Helplines
• Policy • HR JRC
Training News I have been busy working on the annual Training Plan for 2018 and it looks like its going to be another very busy year. There will be a big push on health and safety training this year as we replace the 6 Pack classroom training with a Blended Learning solution which will involve a mix of online training supplemented with
training. The NPLQ Ongoing Training and
training will continue in your venues and we will be carrying on with the role out of the Lifechanging Event Workshop. It is the aim to have all lifeguards attend this session by the end of the year. Fire Warden Training will be resumed this year for all those in Supervisory and Catering roles. Gary McLean Training Officer
To support the day to day running of the
Contacts Group. This group comprises of managers from different areas of the
development in their respective areas and have a passion for developing the staff in their venues. We meet twice per year as a group but are always in regular contact to ensure a consistency across the company in regards to
should be your first contact should you have any training queries. A list of the training contacts can be found on the right hand side of this page. It is also their responsibility to ensure all other team members are kept up to date with any training matters through team meetings and bring any matters arising back to the group.
Gary McLean Caledonia House Fiona Melloy Bellâ€™s Sports Centre/ North Inch CC/GDAA/ LA Rodney/ LA Auchterarder Michelle Kettles Perth Leisure Pool/Dewars Eileen Laycock Strathearn CC Tom Gourlay LA Loch Leven/ Loch Leven CC Kelly Stewart LA Blairgowrie/ Blairgowrie CC
James Leonard Breadalbane CC
Catering and Bar Manager
• Perth City
Full Time Leisure Assistants
• Perth Leisure Pool
Part Time Catering Supervisor
• Perth Leisure Pool • Bells Sport’s Centre
Relief Catering Assistants
• Perth Leisure Pool • Bell’s Sports Centre • Dewar’s Centre
Relief Creche Assistant
• Perth Leisure Pool
Reward and Recognition
Have any of your colleagues gone above and beyond what is expected of them? ……… If they have, we want to hear about it! The Company recognises that Our People are the most valuable asset we have, and we want to recognise the success of Our People. On a monthly basis, we are looking for acknowledgements of achievements for individuals or teams that make them stand out from the rest.
So……, • Has a colleague gone above and beyond? • Has a team done something extraordinary? • Has a colleague done something out with work that
you think is awesome?
• If yes to any of the above then please let us know! Complete a Nomination Form giving as much detail as you can and send it to the HR team at Head Office. An Employee Recognition Panel, made up of your colleagues, will then asses and determine who has gone that extra mile! Nomination Form can be found here (input link)