Center Parcs

Spa Assistant / Spa Lifeguard - Penrith

Recruiter
Location
Whinfell Forest Village, Cumbria
Salary
£7.20 per hour rising to £8.34 on completion of NPLQ
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Ref
832841584
Job Type
Part Time
We're a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.
Join the UK's number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.
ABOUT US
At each of our five Center Parcs locations you'll find an Aqua Sana spa. Each spa is uniquely designed, with a minimum of 15 spa experience rooms for guests to explore. The facilities are amazing. The environment is outstanding. We know that being surrounded by nature boosts our outlook and lifts our spirits...imagine working in this environment every day. 
ABOUT THE BENEFITS
  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets 
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are looking for Spa Assistants to join our award winning Aqua Sana spa.
In this role, you will be responsible for providing a professional and friendly service to all guests, exceeding their expectations by providing exceptional customer service. Excellent communication skills are therefore required.
Lifeguard duties are a requirement for this role and therefore the successful candidate should either possess the National Pool Lifeguard qualification (NPLQ) or be prepared to complete the necessary training to acquire this. 
Daily cleaning and plant room duties are required to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness are maintained.
The ideal candidate will enjoy working as part of a team, have an outgoing approach, be helpful and enthusiastic about their work and committed to delivering customer satisfaction. 
HOURS OF WORK
The following contracts are available:
  • 40 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. The earliest shift start time is 7.30am and the latest shift finish time is 9.30pm. Your hours of work will predominantly be on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week but flexibility will be required for holiday cover.
  • 72 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. The earliest shift start time is 7.30am and the latest shift finish time is 9.30pm. Your hours of work will predominantly be on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week but flexibility will be required for holiday cover. 
ABOUT YOU
Essential requirements:
  • Current RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) or willingness to undertake training to acquire this qualification
  • Good standard of general education 
Desirable requirements:
  • Previous experience of working in a Spa environment
  • Pool plant operation knowledge  
  • A First Aid qualification
 
Closing date: 25 October 2016 at 12 Noon
Interviews will be held on 1 November 2016