Lutterworth Sports Centre

Lifeguard Apprenticeship

Employer:

Lutterworth Sports Centre

Training Provider:

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Weekly wage £168.00
40.0 hours per week Shift work incl. evenings and weekends
duration: 12 months
start: 9 December 2019
Lutterworth
Intermediate(level 2)
Activity Leadership (apprenticeship standard)
2 December 2019 (application closing date)
Are you looking to start your career within the sport and leisure industry? Everyone Active are looking for motivated candidates to work towards their Leisure Operations & Leisure Management Level 2 qualification!

Responsibilities

Everyone Active are looking for enthusiastic and energetic candidates to work towards their Leisure Operations & Leisure Management Level 2 and be part of a friendly team to provide a fun, safe and quality experience for all of our customers.  

The job will involve:

  • Effective communication with other team members
  • Equipment setups safely and on time
  • Maintenance of company standards at all times
  • Provision of safe and effective pool supervision
  • Building cleanliness and undertaking other various housekeeping duties
  • Building and being part of a successful and well-motivated team
  • Delivering excellent customer service at all times

This is a full-time position and you will be required to work 40 hours per week on a shift basis at your designated centre. 

To be considered for this role, you must be a strong and confident swimmer. If you are invited to interview for this role you will be required to complete a swim test as part of the interview process, to be considered for the role you must be able to demonstrate you can complete the following.  

  • Jump/dive into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water and then tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to floor of pool (deepest part) 
  • Climb out unaided without ladders/steps and where pool design permits

Future Prospects

Possible progression onto further qualifications and a full-time position.

Reality Check

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

Candidates must be passionate about wanting to work within the leisure industry and willing to work towards their apprenticeship.

Qualities Required

  • Working well in a team

Qualifications Required

No previous qualifications required.

Training Provided

  • Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
  • Functional Skills in maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT