Location Orpington
Discipline: Leisure
Job type: Part Time
Salary: £23,795.20 p.a. (pro rata)
Job ref: 009302
Published: about 1 month ago

Position: Lifeguard


Location: Darrick Wood Swimming Pool, Lovibonds Ave, Orpington BR6 8EW


Salary: £23,795.20 p.a. (pro rata) Plus Benefits


Job Type: 24 hours Fixed Term (until end of December 2024)


Closing Date: 1st July 2024


Key Duties:

*       To maintain vigilant supervision of pool users and always ensure their safety

*       To attend staff training as part of the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

*       To administer first aid, effect pool rescues and apply resuscitation as necessary

*       To deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner and to ensure the highest level of customer enjoyment and satisfaction, meeting the Customer Service Standards

*       To always comply with the facilities Health and Safety procedures in line with the Health and Safety at Work Act; carry out regular inspections and report any maintenance issues using the appropriate procedures

*       To carry out cleaning duties to the highest possible standards

*       To prepare activity areas involving setting up/dismantling of equipment safely, ensuring that all equipment is stored safely and securely when not in use

*       To carry out pool water quality and environmental tests, plus spa tests if necessary

*       To attend regular team meetings, with feedback to the Duty Manager on any operational issues.


Role requirements:

*       Ability to swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds and 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and tread water for 30 seconds

NPLQ is desirable, however for suitable candidates we can also provide the required training and qualification.*



In return you get to work for a great company with like-minded people with a competitive salary and benefits package including:

*        Free access to Mytime Leisure & Golf for you and one other.

*        29 days annual leave (including bank holidays). Additional leave with length of service.

*        Holiday purchase scheme.

*        25% off food and beverage and free hot drinks.

*        NEST pension.

*        Early Pay- withdraw a part of your salary in advance of the pay day.

*        New Employee Referral Bonus

*        Access to 300 plus accredited courses for personal development

*        Exceptional achievement award scheme.

*        Employee Benefits Platform & salary sacrifice schemes.

*        Health and Wellbeing Benefits including Health Assessments and checks.


About us:

We are an independent social enterprise on a mission to improve wellbeing through our range of accessible services. These include golf, swimming, gyms, bowling, social and health programmes at 20 locations across Bromley, the Midlands and Hampshire. We reinvest our profits into the long-term wellbeing of our local communities, and to date we’ve helped hundreds of thousands of people to live a happier and healthier lifestyle.


*All offers of employment are conditional upon you signing the contract of employment and:

* Satisfactory health clearance;

* Two satisfactory references;

* Proof of attainment of qualifications;

* Evidence of your right to work in the United Kingdom; and

** Satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check if needed for the role*

Mytime Active applies its Equal Opportunities Policy at all stages of recruitment and selection.


Mytime Active reserve the right to remove the advert for this role as required.