Lifeguard - Ilford

Ilford, London
VS1C - £14,493 per annum pro rata
13 Mar 2017
26 Mar 2017
Contract, Full Time

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard) - Fullwell Cross Leisure Centre & Ilford County High

3 months Fixed term (40 Hours per week)

Job Description:

  • To undertake pool supervision, carry out daily programme of cleaning.
  • To assist in the communication and promotion of the centre’s services.
  • To assist in ensuring the efficient and effective operation of the facility, on a shift rota basis.
  • To ensure that the centre is maintained to the highest standards of cleanliness.
  • To ensure the safety and welfare of staff and users of the centre through the operation of all Health and Safety procedures and standards and be aware of your role in managing emergencies, accident reporting and report defects as necessary.
  • Assist customers with regard to lost property, first aid, use of equipment and provide general information regarding the centre. 
  • Deal with complaints in a sensitive manner.


  • NPLQ qualification is desirable
  • First Aid at work is desirable
  • Previous experience of working within the leisure industry is preferred
  • Required to work outside normal hours, including evenings, weekends, public holidays with flexibility of location
  • Responsible for maintaining all relevant qualifications and attending training sessions as part of normal working arrangements

Closing Date: 26th March 2017

Vision - Redbridge Culture & Leisure provides a wide range of facilities and services on behalf of the London Borough of Redbridge which includes Leisure Centres, Libraries, Redbridge Museum, Local Studies and Archives, Parks, Open Spaces, Country Parks, Sport and Physical Activity, Arts, Events, Fairlop Outdoor Activity Centre and Hall Lettings.