We have an exciting opportunity to become part of the Leisure team at Atherstone Leisure Complex. We have a full time (37 hours per week) Female Lifeguard vacancy available at this busy facility.
If unqualified, you will receive the RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) upon completion of a week-long intensive course, prior to commencing employment. The course is expected to be held from Monday 25 June to Friday 29 June 2018, with the exam on Sunday 1 July 2018, which you would be expected to attend. However if you were unavailable then, an alternative date could be negotiated. You must be able to meet the lifeguard course pre-requisites as detailed in the job pack. This is a great opportunity to gain the qualification and employment as a Lifeguard.
Duties of the post include the supervision of the pools and members of public, responding effectively to emergency situations, using poolside safety equipment as appropriate. You will be responsible for setting up of equipment, and the cleanliness of the pool areas and equipment. A good practical knowledge of health and safety in swimming pools is essential, as is the ability to respond in an emergency situation.
The female specification is essential due to the nature of the work and the post is offered as a genuine occupational qualification in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.
This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and, as such, appointment will be conditional upon receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of criminal records via the Disclosure and Barring Service, before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings, as well as convictions. An Enhanced Disclosure will be required.
If you are interested and require more information please contact Dave Winter on 01827 719273 or Garry Hine on 01827 719321 (option 1).
Application forms can be obtained by telephoning (01827) 715341 (24 hour answer service) or by visiting the Council’s website: https://www.northwarks.gov.uk/jobs
The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday 28 May 2018.
Interviews to be held the week commencing 11 June 2018.
NPLQ course will be week commencing 25 June 2018.