Lifeguard - Chessington, Surrey
Location: Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Surrey KT9 2NE
Hours: Permanent variable contract, full time, averaging 40 hours per week, working 5 days out of 7 which will include weekends, bank holidays and evenings.
Benefits: Hourly rate of £9.65, a Merlin Magic Pass which gives you and your friends and family free admission to all of our attractions worldwide, as well as 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants, plus much more!
Chessington World of Adventures Resort is the UK's wildest adventure! With our Theme Park, Zoo, spectacular Hotels and Go Ape Courses, there are plenty of ROARingly exciting career paths available. We're also a part of the Merlin Entertainments family - associated with attractions like SEA LIFE, LEGOLAND Parks, Madame Tussauds and more!
About the Role
In this role you will provide supervision of the pool area, ensuring that we comply with Health & Safety regulations and that our staff and guest’s safety always remains our number one priority. You will carry out regular pool checks to ensure it is at a safe level for use and ensure the club remains clean and tidy at all times. Working within the small and efficient team you will also assist at the club reception, meeting and greeting guests, answering questions and queries and generally engaging with our guests as a smart and friendly face of the leisure club team. You will also be required to take on the department Duty role as and when required.
We are looking for the following skills and experience:
- You will be a people’s person with great communication skills, lots of enthusiasm & energy and a real team spirit.
- You are probably looking for an opportunity to progress your career in the leisure and tourism environment.
- A valid NPLQ qualification is essential for this role and ideally you will have a first aid at work certificate.
We’re growing fast and alongside a fun and friendly environment, we offer a fabulous package and amazing prospects. Benefits include an hourly rate of £9.65, a pension, 28 days’ holiday and, of course, a Merlin Magic Pass which gives you and your friends and family free admission to all of our attractions worldwide, as well as 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants and 40% discount on LEGO.
Everyone Matters at Merlin. At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters! Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.