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Operations Officers/Lifeguards
  • Employer: Borough of Broxbourne
  • Reference: OO
  • Published: Tue 15/11/2022, 12:31 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 29/11/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 40 hours per week, Shift Pattern
  • Salary: Salary: up to £19,760 pa (dependant 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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Operations Officers/Lifeguards

Operations Officers/Lifeguards (Ref: OO)

Laura Trott Leisure Centre, Cheshunt and John Warner Sports Centre, Hoddesdon

Salary: up to £19,760 pa (dependant on age)

40 hours per week


We welcome unqualified Lifeguards, provided you are a good, strong swimmer and willing to undertake our Lifeguard Training course.  As a Lifeguard, your duties will include setting up and breaking down sports equipment and providing assistance and help to members of the public who visit the centres. You will also be responsible for ensuring that the centres are kept immaculately clean and tidy at all times.


You will have:

  • Good swimming ability being able to complete the Lifeguard Course Pre-Requisites (These can be found on the RLSS website)
  • A total commitment to customer service
  • High standards for cleaning
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Flexibility
  • Embrace change.


We can offer:

  • Free or discounted use of all our leisure facilities
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • The opportunity to work within an organisation

committed to personal and career development,

to include National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs)

and other relevant qualifications

  • 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.


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 29/11/2022

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

Telephone: 01992 785509 Website: