Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

  • Job Reference: 120443
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Greenwich Leisure Limited
  • Location: Bodmin Leisure Centre
  • Salary: £20,134
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension scheme / Discounted memberships / GLL Society
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

GLL are looking for Recreation Assistants to work at Bodmin Leisure Centre in Cornwall. If you have the talent and ambition to join us as a Lifeguard, there's never been a more exciting time to progress with a sector leader. This is more than a Lifeguard job  its a career. Professional development is just the start. To ensure you stay at the top of your game, we provide training with practical and theory elements too.
Pool safety cant be underestimated  and neither can the responsibility that comes with this vital lifeguarding role. Our scale means we can also offer scope to progress, and variety like nowhere else  from regular pool rotations, supervising and cleaning the pool area, to setting up equipment and delivering a first class customer service when dealing with queries. Do your job well, and there shouldn't ever be an emergency. But if the unexpected should happen, youll be equipped with the skills to potentially save a life.
If youre calm under pressure, highly responsible and a natural with people from all walks of life, this is your chance to develop as a Lifeguard. We look for integrity, a can do attitude and a real focus on customer service. Passion and personality will also stand you in good stead, combined with knowledge of health and safety legislation and a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. A great team player, you'll make sure our customers have the best possible experience  in terms of enjoyment, safety and hygiene.
In return, we offer a range of benefits that youd expect from the UK’s largest leisure provider:
•         Pension schemes
•         Ride to work scheme
•         Discounted membership at our leisure centres
•         The opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how were run plus associated social events
•         Career pathways
•         Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best
If you have the passion and skills for this role, apply now.
Closing date: 28th August 2022
About Us
GLL is the UK’s largest leisure and cultural services provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, childrens centres, spas, events spaces and world class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park  all under our Better brand. As a not for profit organisation, were different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer.
GLL is an equal opportunities employer.