Overview

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Shift hours: Permanent

Lifeguard

As one of our Lifeguard​s, you will ensure that the customers are happy and safe. You will also assist the pool manager with sports activities and activity storage. 

You’ll be working in a team full of fantastic people as a Lifeguard. After all, who doesn’t dream about coming into work, doing what they love and spending time with friends?

More about your duties as a Lifeguard;

  • To comply with the Pool Operating Procedures at all times
  • To assist the Pool Manager in maintaining sports activity, activity areas and stores in a clean, safe and tidy manner.
  • To comply with the pools Health & safety procedures at all times.
  • To check the safety of equipment in areas of responsibility and report any damage or malfunction of equipment, plant or building fabric to the Pool Manager immediately after discovery.
  • To ensure that a consistently high level of cleanliness and hygiene is maintained throughout the facility at all times.
  • Attend regular lifeguard training sessions to ensure ongoing personal development and compliance of the requirements of the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • Perform inspection of pool safety equipment including rescue aids and alarms in accordance with the operating procedures.
  • To ensure that all pool equipment is stored safely and securely when not in use

 

Essential:

  • National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • Skill in the application of life guarding surveillance and rescue techniques.
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Knowledge of CPR and emergency medical procedures.

Desirable:

  • Commitment to team working and respect and consideration for the skills of others.
  • Excellent communication skills when dealing with customers.
  • Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork.
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and procedures.
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written instructions.

Reference: compass/TP/1407741/82699/AMD
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire