Freedom Leisure

Apprentice Lifeguards - Brighton

Brighton, East Sussex
Competitive Salary
11 Aug 2016
31 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

freedomleisure, the largest provider of community leisure in the South East, are looking for exceptional people to join the team.  We need dedicated employees to deliver a great service to our customers.


Apprentice Lifeguards, Brighton

We are looking for full time Apprentice Lifeguards (Recreation Assistants) to join our friendly and professional freedom leisure teams in Brighton. You will supervise and assist the leisure centre members including the Pool area and be responsible for:

  • Making sure the Pool users are safe at all times
  • Maintaining high standards of hygiene throughout the centre
  • Setting up and taking down of equipment for classes and events
  • Dealing with customer queries, comments and complaints
  • Ensuring the highest level of Customer Service at all times

To be a lifeguard you will need to be a strong swimmer and to pass a swim competency test which includes being able to dive to the bottom of the pool; swim 50 metres on your front in 60 seconds and 100 metres continuously on your front and back. You will also need to be able to tread water for 30 seconds in deep water.

You will need to have the ability to study at an NVQ level and be a strong swimmer to take the required NPLQ lifeguard qualification. Experience of dealing with customers in a face to face environment will be of benefit, however full training will be given. Most importantly you will have high standards of work and be able to work with minimum supervision. 


In addition to the career opportunities available working in one of the largest leisure companies in the South you will also get a staff gym membership, in-house training department, pension, childcare vouchers, cafe discount, uniform and a great team working environment. 

To show your interest please email by applying below