Virgin Active

Lifeguard - London

Recruiter
Location
Greater London, England
Salary
£8.05 hourly rate + excellent benefits
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
09 Nov 2017
Ref
Chiswick R409
Job Type
Full Time

Are you looking to join a fun and engaging environment, within a world renowned brand dedicated to supporting your future development?

We’re looking for a competent lifeguard to take responsibility for the health and safety of our members and ensure all our poolside activities are promoted and run effectively.

Your job:

  • Supervision of our members within the pool & surrounding areas, to ensure safety at all times.
  • Enthusiastically engage with our members, providing a great customer service.
  • Daily checks such as water temperature & equipment storage.
  • Cleaning duties to ensure safety, hygiene & pleasant area at all times.
  • Additional activities to support club operation where required.

Your commitment:

This role is full time, working 40 hours per week. Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business; specific shift patterns include 'earlies' (from 6am), 'lates' (until 11pm) and weekends.

What we can’t live without:

Confident in your ability to ensure our swimmers are safe and happy at all times; you’re also keen to make the most of your qualifications.

Specific requirements of successful candidate:

  • Strong communication skills and experience in a customer facing environment.
  • A friendly, calm and approachable nature with the ability to act quickly and effectively.
  • Current Lifeguard qualification and fully registered with either:          

             o RLSS- IQL National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
             o HABC Level 2 Award in Pool Lifeguarding (QCF).
             o STA Professional Award for Pool Lifeguard (QCF)

The Perks:

Why not master your trade in a diverse and fun environment. We’ll support you in this great new challenge with coaching & development every step of the way. You’ll have a dedicated Manager and a supportive wider team to really set you up for success.

Also, to reward your hard work you’ll get:

  • Complimentary VA health club membership for you & a buddy!
  • Virgin Tribe – discounts on loads of Virgin products & services.
  • 30 days holiday pro rata (including bank holidays)
  • Birthday bonus day off (in addition to your annual leave)
  • Pension contributions matched up to 5%