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Leisure Attendants/Lifeguards
  • Employer: Borough of Broxbourne
  • Reference: 1F128P
  • Published: Mon 16/09/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 10/10/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Full Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 40 hours per week, 40 hours per week
  • Salary: £14,081.60 - £17,076.80 p.a. dependent on age
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Laura Trott Leisure Centre in Cheshunt and The John Warner Sports Centre in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire

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Leisure Attendants/Lifeguards

­Leisure Attendants/Lifeguards (Ref: 1F128P)


The Laura Trott Leisure Centre and The John Warner Sports Centre

Salary range between £14,081.60 - £17,076.80 p.a. dependent on age - 40 hours per week

Broxbourne Council is offering opportunities for qualified or unqualified Lifeguards to join the teams at The Laura Trott Leisure Centre, Cheshunt and The John Warner Sports Centre, Hoddesdon. If you wish to apply for this role but are unqualified, we are offering the opportunity for good swimmers with the right attitude to apply for this role and have their training fully paid for. Successful applicants will be invited to join us at The Laura Trott Leisure Centre between Monday 28 October – Sunday 3 November 2019 to undertake the National Pool Lifeguarding Qualification (NPLQ).

As a Lifeguard, the role is varied and includes setting up and breaking down sports equipment and providing assistance and help to members of the public visiting the centre. Excellent customer service skills are essential for this post. The successful applicants will also be responsible for ensuring that the centre is kept immaculately clean and tidy at all times.

Successful applicants will have:

  • A total commitment to customer service
  • High standards of personal grooming
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • A willingness to be flexible and embrace change. 

Broxbourne Council can offer:

  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlement
  • Free or discounted use of all our leisure facilities
  • The opportunity to work within an organisation committed to personal and career development
  • Part uniform provided. 

Successful candidates will work on a shift pattern which includes evenings and weekends and will have the opportunity to work at both leisure centres. This role requires an enhanced disclosure check that the Council will pay for. Please contact Iain Huckett at The Laura Trott Leisure Centre on 01992 623345 for further information if required.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post. We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres, which includes free access to gyms, swimming pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and a range of generous discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.

Application forms must be submitted online by 10 Oct 2019 quoting the above reference.

Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509 Website: