Employer: Burnley Borough Council
- Reference: BL/17/43898
- Published on: Fri 22/09/2017 12:37 PM
- Closing on: Fri 06/10/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Temporary
- Hours: 36.15 hours per week.
- Salary: £126.88 per week
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: Burnley
Based at St Peter's and Padiham Leisure Centres you will gain a broad range of experience-based knowledge of services provided within Burnley Leisure. As this role incorporates lifeguarding; a minimum swimming ability is required and you will be required to undertake a swimming test in addition to satisfying college assessments.
In partnership with Burnley College we will support you through a comprehensive training programme including NVQs (National Vocational Qualifications), which are recognised by employers across the country.
We are looking for self-motivated people who aspire to develop themselves and are committed to learning. You will need a good school, college or work record of attendance, good communication skills and be able to satisfy basic literacy and numeracy requirements. Evidence of your ability to work in teams and support others will also be required.
Posts are subject to DBS clearance.
For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Matt Holden on 01282 477272 or Heather Alexander on 01282 425011 ext 3247
Details of the pool test :
- enter the pool safely
- swim on your front / back for a distance of 200 meters (8 lengths)
- swim underwater for a distance of 5 meters
- swim to the bottom of the pool
Dates of the pool test:
Thursday 19th October at 8pm - St Peter's Centre
Friday 20th October at 10am - St Peter's Centre
Please indicate on your application form under "additional information" which test date you will be attending should your application be successful.
Interview date : 26th October