Lifeguard - Dartford

Dartford, Kent
21 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Part Time

Casual Lifeguards - Birchwood Park Golf and Country Club

Responsible to: Fitness Manager

Main Duties: To ensure the safety of all pool users and to provide excellent customer service at all times.


  • Maintain vigilant supervision of the swimming pool and splash pool at all times.
  • Communicate with customers in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Ensure poolside rules are complied with by pool users at all times.
  • Administer first aid, effect pool rescues and apply resuscitation as necessary.
  • Ensure that all facility equipment is put away and stored securely when not in use.
  • Carry out water tests every 2 hours whilst on duty, and any environmental test as required.
  • Complete bather counts every half hour whilst on duty.
  • Ensure the pool plant and storage areas are maintained, organised, safe and clean at all times.
  • Report any water testing, water quality or maintenance issues to the Duty Manager.
  • Maintain a valid RLSS/ISRM National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) and keep it up to date through a regular programme of training and practice.
  • Comply with BGL personnel policies and procedures and health and safety procedures.
  • Undertake any further duties or training as requested by the Fitness Manager.

Working Conditions:

  • Casual Contract

Our Values:

We expect all our staff to strive to:

  • Maintain open and honest communication with our customers, both internal and external, at all times.
  • Create and have a positive impact on our local community.  Supporting regular neighbourhood events and working closely with society.
  • Protect and nurture our environment, consider everything from alternative work methods through to maintaining and supporting our local wildlife.
  • Support each other in everything we do, recognised and develop each individuals potential.
  • Take complete ownership of their own actions and have pride in what they do.
  • Deliver to our customer’s consistent high levels of service, quality and value in everything we do
  • Look for alternatives to what we do seeking out and exploiting natural resources.