Salary: £8.82 per hour plus an enhancement for holiday entitlement
Hours: Casual/Part-time (after school and weekends)
Applications are invited for the post of Casual Lifeguard/Sports Assistant to assist with the weekend and evening running of our Sports Village within Winterbourne Academy, including our Swimming Pool, Sports Hall and All Weather Pitch. This is a responsible role which is key to the safety and well-being of our customers.
The successful candidates must have:
• National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPQL) or equivalent and be able to demonstrate that they are a strong swimmer
• Excellent verbal communication skills, particularly in relation to building trust and rapport with children and their parents
• First Aid at Work (desirable)
You will need to be available for casual shifts throughout the week. These casual posts will involve both evenings and weekend shifts.
The swimming pool and sports village are located in a separate block to the main Academy building which has purpose built facilities with an excellent provision for staff and students.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Candidates for vacant posts are expected to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to vetting, including an enhanced DBS check.
Some roles may need to comply with the ‘Childcare Act 2006’ and the ‘Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009’ where additional disclosure of information will be required.
The Academy is committed to ensuring equal opportunities, fairness of treatment, dignity, work-life balance and the elimination of all forms of discrimination in the workplace for all staff and job applicants.
Interested parties are warmly invited to submit an OAT Application Form outlining reasons for applying and suitability for the role. More information about Winterbourne Academy can be found on our website along with an application form, or telephone the academy.
In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's.
Applicants must submit an OAT Application Form.
Closing Date: Recruitment will be ongoing until we reach our required capacity
Interview Date: Ongoing, when suitable candidates are identified