Recreation Attendant/Lifeguard NPLQ- Brentwood Leisure Centre

Job Category: Other jobs
Reference OPBR05
Directorate Leisure Services
Service Facilities
Contract Type Temporary
Duration End of August 2021
Location Essex
Job Type Part-time
Start Date ASAP
Hours per week Various
Rate £9.17 per hour

About the job:

We’re seeking a Recreation Attendant/ Lifeguard to be responsible for assisting in maintaining a safe, clean and pleasant environment for customers of  Brentwood Leisure Centre and provide a high standard of customer care.

Must have NPLQ (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification) as ESSENTIAL

Full job description available on request.


  • To supervise swimming pool sessions, identifying potential hazards and taking appropriate action in line with the Pool Safety Operating Procedures
  • To clean internal and external areas and to maintain the facilities to a high standard following health and safety procedures at all times.
  • To be responsible for erecting, dismantling and storage of equipment within the facility in accordance with the timetable of activities and events.
  • To assist with the supervision of activities throughout the centre.
  • To assist with deliveries as and when instructed, ensuring safe storage of stock.
  • To monitor and record pool water quality and to report to the Duty Manager when readings fall outside of the acceptable limits.


  • NPLQ (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification) as ESSENTIAL
  • Good organisational and time management skills.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety in a Leisure environment.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills
  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude and the ability to drive the service forward and implement initiatives.



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