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Job Title: Lifeguard
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SS26003
Job Published: August 21, 2018 10:09

Job Description

Reference numberSS26003RegionUKLocationSouth EastSub locationFarehamFunctionSports and LeisureEmployment typeFull TimeHourly Rate BandsN/ASalaried/Hourly-PaidSalaried
To provide lifeguard cover in the swimming pool during opening times for military and recreational purposes.

Assist in the day to day operations of the Sport & Recreation Swimming Pool at HMS Collingwood, as directed by Swimming Pool Manager.
Ensure the safety and good conduct of swimming pool users.
Comply with National Governing body (NPLQ), Health & Safety and local Operational Procedures, Emergency Action Plans and Legislation.
Act as first line lead in an emergency in the swimming pool area’s when on shift.
Report immediately to the Swimming Pool Manager any safety hazards or deficiencies likely to render any equipment/area unsafe or unusable.
Report immediately to the Swimming Pool Manager any incidents that have occur during the shift.
Continual education of users regarding safe practice and procedures.
Ensure complaints/enquires are dealt with or directed to the Swimming Pool Manager.
Parade poolside/changing/ancillary areas as directed by the Swimming Pool Manager.
Set up swimming pool for a variety of output requirements.
Attend Staff Training Sessions as directed by the Swimming Pool Manager.
Carry out cleaning duties as required on a daily basis & maintain high standard of facility presentation/customer care/cleanliness & hygiene.
Take and record readings and water samples from the pool on as directed by the swimming pool manager.
Provide cover for other members of staff during holiday/sickness periods.
To become familiar with and provide absence cover for the Sport and Recreation Centre (SARC) Storeperson post within HMS Collingwood and HMS Sultan.
Comply with Interserve company polices.
Carry out any additional tasks that may be reasonably expected within their competence as directed by Swimming Pool Manager.
Good communication skills
Customer Focused
National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)
Up to date records of in-house Lifeguard Training undertaken during the 2 year period of the NPLQ Licence
Work in a Lifeguard Shift Roster around a 2-week shift pattern comprising 82 hours within a team of Lifeguards or as directed by the Swimming Pool Manager
First Aid at Work Certificate
MoD Security Clearance is required to work on site
CRB Certificate
Company workwear is to be worn at all times
Personal Qualities
Good Interpersonal Skills
Good Communicator
Team player


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