Enable Leisure and Culture

Contact: Miss Zoe Assirati

Staff Yard
Battersea Park
Albert Bridge Road
SW11 4NJ
United Kingdom

Tel: 02039590030

About Enable Leisure and Culture

Who we are

Enable Leisure and Culture (ELC) is a not-for-profit organisation, company no. 09487276, and registered with the Charity Commission (no. 1172345).

Established in October 2015, we provide leisure and cultural services for the benefit of local communities. Our responsibilities with our client, Wandsworth Council, include; arts and culture, bereavement, events, filming, leisure and sports, parks, public halls, Putney School of Art and Design and the management of the Parks and Events Police.

We’re an organisation committed to ‘doing things differently’, putting health, wellbeing and community at the centre of everything we do.

 Our values

At Enable Leisure & Culture we believe everyone can live a healthier, happier life through leisure and cultural activities. We’re a charitable organisation delivering leisure and culture services on behalf of Wandsworth Council. We aim to enrich lives and strengthen communities through leisure and culture.

We’re passionate about what we do and have the experience and knowledge, to deliver innovative leisure and cultural services. We have a genuine desire and integrity to make a difference in people’s lives, through our commitment, our collaborative partnerships, our responsiveness to demand and our flexibility and all delivered at a cost with our core users in mind.

Corporate social responsibility (CSR)

Enable Leisure and Culture is committed to corporate social responsibility, addressing the ethics of our activities and business sustainability. We recognise that our organisation’s activities impact on society, the environment and the economy.

We focus on the rights and wellbeing of our employees and other workers, as well as attempting to maximise the positive impact of our activities on the community.

We already work closely with schools and community organisations in Wandsworth to encourage and support accessible and affordable sports, leisure and cultural activities, contributing the health and wellbeing of local people.


Benefits and eligibility from August 2017

25 days annual leave

All employees

Great flexible working practices

All employees but limited during 1st 9 months

Pension scheme

All eligible employees will automatically enrol into the Lighthouse pension scheme.  3% employer contribution.

Eyecare vouchers

All employees, regardless of contract length who have passed probation

Buy or sell annual leave

Employees can request to buy up to five days and request to sell up to 3 days per leave year

Season Ticket Loan

All permanent employees on full time contracts (exceptions may be made for staff on fixed term contracts)

Childcare Vouchers

All employees, regardless of contract length who have passed probation

Cycle to work scheme

All permanent employees (exceptions may be made for staff on fixed term contracts)

Employee Assistance Programme

All employees

Leisure and Sport Services

The Leisure and Sport Services department has three main areas of work;

  • Facility management; we manage six sports facilities in Wandsworth including a boathouse and two athletics tracks 
  • Sport and Physical Activity Development; delivering a range of activities, courses, and initiatives to encourage residents to participate in more sport and physical activity
  •  Active Wandsworth; we lead on the local sport and physical activity network producing and overseeing the delivery of the Active Wandsworth Strategy, the Get Active Wandsworth Festival, and the Active Wandsworth Awards.

1 job with Enable Leisure and Culture