Abbeycroft Leisure is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all
staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Focused on Equal Opportunities, we value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Please note that we are only able to reply to those who have been shortlisted. If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date then regrettably your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
We have current vacancies for Leisure Assistant/Lifeguards at the Haverhill Leisure Centre- why not gain your NPLQ with us!
*Various Full and Part-time contracts available*
A Leisure Assistant is responsible for lifeguarding, maintaining excellent cleanliness standards and helping with equipment set ups and set downs whilst delivering great customer service.
Your hourly rate is dependent on your age and is between £8.21 and £8.91
We have a variety of hours available including weekdays and weekends.
Our Vision is to Inspire healthier active communities through excellent facilities and services, great experiences, and
strong partnerships. Is this your vision too?
• Wanting to start your career in the Leisure Industry?
• Great at delivering Customer Service?
• A team player?
• Maintain cleanliness onsite and deliver maintenance tasks?
• Be responsible for others’ safety and wellbeing?
• Act on your own initiative?
The role will require a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ).
Those applying without this qualification will have the opportunity to undertake full training and must be available between Saturday 23rd October and Thursday 28th October for the NPLQ Course at our Kingfisher Leisure Centre - CO10 2SU.
The qualification requires you to be able to jump/dive into deep water, tread water for 30 seconds, surface dive to the deepest part of the pool (1.8m), Swim 100m continuously on front and back, Swim 50m in less than 60 seconds as well as climb out of the pool unaided.
All contracted staff gain free use of Abbeycroft Leisure’s Health, Swim, and Fitness Facilities.
We also have access to Westfield Health benefits, to help support your mental and physical health whilst saving you pennies in High street stores!
How to apply
Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
A DBS enhanced disclosure will be required for this post
When are interviews due to take place? From 25th October 2021
Who should I contact if I would like to know more information? Luke Dunmore, Manager with Specialism Wet side
The closing date for this job offer is on 21/10/2021
£8.21 and £8.91
This job is located in Haverhill, Suffolk
About West Suffolk College
West Suffolk College is an ambitious vocational and academic College, with a stunning main campus set in the heart of Bury St Edmunds. We are committed to providing outstanding education to all our students.