• Hours: Part time
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Salary Type: Not Supplied
  • Salary Range: Not Supplied
  • Language: English

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Casual Lifeguard - Portfield School

Pembrokeshire County Council

Salary: 13.28 per hour

Job Description

We're seeking a Casual Lifeguard to join us at Portfield School, where you'll play a pivotal role in maintaining safety and cleanliness standards while ensuring maximum enjoyment for our users. Your primary responsibility involves supervising swimmers, responding to emergencies, and maintaining hygiene in the pool area and surroundings. Flexibility is key, as you'll undertake various maintenance tasks and respond to customer inquiries daily. Strong communication skills are essential for liaising with customers, supervisors, and colleagues, fostering a collaborative team environment.

You'll primarily work indoors and occasionally outdoors, with shifts varying based on our rotational schedule, including early mornings, late evenings, and weekends. Essential qualifications include a current RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, previous relevant experience, and certification in first aid. Basic computer skills and willingness to undergo a DBS check are also required. Welsh language skills are desirable.

If you're passionate about safety, customer service, and teamwork, we encourage you to apply using the button below.

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Support & Additional Info
  • Please contact the Recruitment Team as early as possible if you're unable to apply online or require support by emailing
  • Local Government Employees on National Joint Council (NJC) terms are subject to national pay bargaining; all salaries currently stated in our adverts are as 01/04/2023.
  • Please note, we have a legal obligation to consider employees for suitable alternative employment if their posts are at risk; therefore prior consideration will be given to existing employees who meet the person specification and are registered on our redeployment pool.

Welsh language skills are desirable. Applications may be submitted in Welsh and will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.