Activity Leader (Lifeguard) -Casual

Closing date:
31 Mar 2020, 10:01 a.m.

1610 is a fast developing and forward thinking Charitable Leisure Trust and we love giving everyone a fitter future by championing active living. To ensure our customers have a great and safe experience whilst using the pool we are looking for a casual Lifeguard (Activity Leader) for our centre in Bridgwater, Trinity Sports and Leisure.

Reliable and be able to work as and when required

Hours of work are as and when required and can include working early mornings, evenings and weekends.

A people person, proactive and helpful

Engage with all our customers to ensure they receive a positive experience and also ensure they adhere to the pool rules. In addition to life-guarding duties you will be asked to do other duties such as cleaning and equipment setups.

Alert and calm

Remain fully alert whilst on poolside and should there be an emergency be able to stay calm and act professionally and efficiently.

Have a passion for swimming and can swim well

Of course, to pass your lifeguard qualification you need to pass a swim test but you can also pass on your passion for swimming to our customers.

Willing to Learn

You need to attend monthly life-guarding training and you will have to re-qualify for your lifeguard qualification every 2 years.

Applicants should have a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification however for the right candidate training would be given.


  • Good communication skills
  • NPLQ Lifeguard Qualification
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends or irregular hours.
  • Excellent customer service skills

Hourly rate

£7.00 - £8.21


Casual hours


Apply now using our online application form - click the Apply Now button below. Contact our HR Team on 01823 219006 or for more information about the role.

The closing date is Tuesday 31st March 2020.