Lifeguards

Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Various Hours Available

Salary/Hourly Rate: £9.56 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 27 August 2019

Lifeguards

Nestled in the heart of our forest you will find the centrepiece of Center Parcs, the Subtropical Swimming Paradise.  Open from 10am to 9pm daily the huge pool area includes a toddler pool, wave pool, whirlpool and exciting flumes as well as the wild water rapids.  Swimming lessons are available for all ages with qualified instructors.  There are many activities available from learning to Snorkel, Scuba Diving and Aqua jets. 

LIFEGUARDS

We are looking for qualified Lifeguards to join our team.

A Lifeguard is the main point of contact for our guests in the Subtropical Swimming Paradise.  You will demonstrate just the right mix of welcoming our guests in a positive, friendly manner and ensuring compliance with the Health and Safety necessary in the pool environment.  As the face of Center Parcs you will make a great lasting impression on our guests, impressing them with your professionalism and guest care skills.

You will be a friendly, naturally helpful and vigilant team member who naturally seeks out opportunities to ensure the guests' requirements are met.  You will be responsible for maintaining cleanliness standards within the Subtropical Swimming Paradise and ensure that all company and legal requirements are met at all times. 

Due to the sensitive nature of this role the successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) with Child List Barring Check.  This disclosure, together with other selection information, will need to be satisfactory to the Company for employment to commence.

HOURS OF WORK

We have various full-time and part-time contracts available on a flexible basis. This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.

Your shifts will be allocated between the hours of 8am and 10pm and will include working weekends and public / bank holidays and during Christmas and / or New Year on a rota basis.

ABOUT YOU

Essential requirements:

  • A valid NPLQ – National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • Candidates must be able to swim 50 metres in 55 seconds to progress to interview stage

Desirable requirements:

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Experience in Pool Plant Operation
  • Use of a Defibrillator

ABOUT THE BENEFITS

  • Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets

Closing date:  27 August 2019 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held:  Weekly

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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