Operations Officers/Lifeguards
  • Employer: Borough of Broxbourne
  • Reference: oo
  • Published: Tue 07/09/2021, 10:07 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 21/09/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Full Time, Weekends
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £18,532.80 p.a, (depending on age)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Laura Trott Leisure Centre in Cheshunt and The John Warner Sports Centre in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire

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Operations Officers/Lifeguards

Operations Officers/Lifeguards (Ref: OO)

The Laura Trott Leisure Centre in Cheshunt and

The John Warner Sports Centre in Hoddesdon

Salary up to £18,532.80 p.a, (depending on age)

40 hours per week


We welcome unqualified lifeguards. We will train you provided you are a good swimmer and willing to undertake our Lifeguard training course. As a Lifeguard, your duties will include setting up and breaking down sports equipment and helping members of the public who visit the centres. You will also be responsible for ensuring centres are kept clean and tidy at all times.


You will have:

  • Good swimming ability being able to complete the Lifeguard Course Pre-Requisites (These can be found on the RLSS website)
  • A total commitment to customer service
  • High standards for cleaning
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • A willingness to be flexible and embrace change.

We can offer:

  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlement
  • Free or discounted use of all our leisure facilities

Work in an organisation committed to personal and career

development, to include National Vocational Qualifications

(NVQs) and other relevant qualifications

  • Part uniform provided.


Successful candidates will work on a shift pattern that includes evenings and weekends, and will have the opportunity to work at both leisure centres. This role requires an enhanced disclosure check that the Council will pay for.


The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post. We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres. This includes free access to gyms, pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.


Application forms must be submitted online by 21 September 2021 quoting the reference above.


Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509

Email:personnel@broxbourne.gov.uk Website: www.broxbourne.gov.uk.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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