Leisure Assistant/Lifeguard

Newmarket, Suffolk
£8.08 per hour
08 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2019
Full Time

Leisure Assistant Required

Newmarket Leisure Centre

Full-time (37 hours) working over 4 week rota

£8.08 per hour


Abbeycroft Leisure are looking for a strong team player with good communication and customer service skills. You should be able to work on your own initiative with a flexible approach to a busy and varied working environment.

Our leisure centre prides itself on delivering a high level of customer service to our visitors each week. This happens because our team of Leisure Assistants make it their mission to deliver the high level of service required. This post requires shift working which includes evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

Full training will be given in achieving the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ). The qualification requires you be able to jump/dive into deep water, tread water for 30 seconds, surface dive to the deepest part of the pool (1.8m), Swim 100m continuously on front and back, Swim 50m in less than 60 seconds as well as climb out of the pool unaided.

In return, Abbeycroft Leisure can offer you:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Free use of Abbeycroft Leisure’s health, swim, gym and fitness facilities
  • Discounts at local restaurants and venues

A DBS enhanced disclosure will be required for this post

Closing date: Monday 25 March 2019


Focused on Equal Opportunities, we value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applications from all sections of the community


Please note that we are only able to reply to those who have been shortlisted. If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date then regrettably your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.