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Community Pools - Lifeguards

Rolleston

Reference: 4805774

Looking for work over the summer holidays? Keen to be part of a fun team?

We are looking for Lifeguards to work over the summer season in our community pools which are located in Darfield, Sheffield and Southbridge, from November 16th through to March.

As a Lifeguard you will be responsible for ensuring an enjoyable and safe environment for all our customers, and the successful running of the pool facilities.

To be a Lifeguard with us you need to:

  • Be confident in the water
  • Be able to swim 200m in 6 minutes or less
  • Have the ability to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time
  • Be a committed, proactive team player
  • Have the ability to retain professional demeanor, think clearly and remain calm during an emergency
  • Be passionate about swimming and what the pools have to offer

If you consider yourself to have great communication and interpersonal skills, a passion for the sports and recreation industry, and an interest in helping your community then we want to hear from you!

Relevant Lifeguard experience and qualifications are desirable, along with a current first aid certificate. However, for candidates with the right attitude we are able to provide training at our cost.

You will be required to comply with all our Health and Safety practices including uniform and footwear requirements.

Successful applicants must be available for training prior to the season commencing.

Training will be undertaken at the end of September and you will also be required to be available for shadowing and training from 1st to 13th of October and attend an induction day in early November.

Our application form will ask you to indicate your availability. Candidates who can work the whole season including the Christmas and New Year period are preferred.

If this sounds like your kind of summer job then apply today!

We value the safety of our young people and therefore appointments for this role are subject to a satisfactory safety check including a police vetting process. Please note that a practical swim test assessment is part of the recruitment process.


Applications Close: 30 Aug 2019