Lifeguard (Recreation Assistant)

Southampton, Hampshire
Based on Minimum Wage
08 Nov 2017
06 Dec 2017
Full Time

Lifeguard (Recreation Assistant)

The Quays Swimming & Diving Complex

ACTIVE NATION - SOUTHAMPTON

37-Hours

Minimum Wage (Based on Age)

EVERYTHING STARTS WITH A CONVERSATION

Active Nation is a registered charity driven by its mission to persuade the nation to be active. It is fast growing and dynamic and has been selected by Southampton City Council to be its principal sport and exercise delivery partner over the next 8 years.

WE’D LOVE TO HAVE A CONVERSATION WITH YOU IF YOU’RE ABLE TO TELL US:

How you will deliver an efficient, friendly high quality service to our customers.

What motivates you and why a new challenge might appeal to you.

YOU WILL:

  • Be NPLQ qualified and maintain this in training to be able to provide a lifeguard service.
  • Be an excellent communicator, love meeting people, be able to think creatively and demonstrate success in turning challenges into opportunities.
  • Assist in maintaining the safety and welfare of all supporters, ensuring that rules and regulations for the use of all areas are observed.
  • Have a clear understanding of good Health and safety and to be aware of all emergency procedures and assist in controlling emergency situations.
  • Assist in the maintenance and setting up and clearing down of various sporting and non-sporting activities, ensuring the safe handling of any equipment involved, including the moveable floor in the diving pool.
  • Assist in ensuring that a high standard of cleanliness is maintained throughout the centre.

NB: This is not intended to be a full definition of duties and staff will be expected to assist in such other duties as may be allocated.  This job description is subject to variation as the needs of the Centre and the Company may require.

BENEFITS:

  • Free Premium Membership,
  • Active Nation Staff Benefits Scheme,
  • Paid NPLQ Training & Free Renewals,
  • Free Parking,
  • 25% Discount on Courses,
  • 25% Discount on Retail Items,
  • Paid Holiday Allowance & Pension Scheme
  • Progression Opportunities: Supervisor, Duty Manager.