It’s fun to work at The Y!

We are looking for a Lifeguard to join our team based at Glen Innes Pools and Leisure Centre. Great full time opportunity offering a 40 hours per week.

What will you be doing?

  • Monitor the recreation facility make sure swimmers are following safety rules
  • Rescue or assist a swimmer who is in trouble
  • Make sure pool equipment is kept organised and in good condition
  • Keep the pool area clean and safe
  • Be responsible for pool maintenance e.g. Conduct pool water tests
  • Perform basic first aid

What experience/skills do you need?

  • Be a confident swimmer
  • Required Qualifications: Support to gain required qualifications can be provided
  • PLSA (Pool Lifeguard Skills Award)
  • PLPC (Pool Lifeguard Practising Certificate)
  • First Aid

What The Y offers:

  • Free gym membership and discounts on The Y services e.g. childcare, holiday programmes, sports leagues, etc.
  • Apprenticeship Boost Scheme (Outdoors, Swim School, Lifeguards, Fitness, OSCAR, Youth)
  • Professional development, career advancement and safeguarding training
  • Working in a community-focused environment

About The Y:

As a not-for profit, everything we do each day has a positive impact, and we have fun doing it! We believe in the power of inspired and connected communities, where people feel safe and are motivated to reach their full potential. Our values of Caring, Respect, Honesty and Responsibility are at the core of our culture and the valued connections and friendships you’ll build here are lifelong. The Y employees and careers represent many lifestyles and reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, with jobs and hours to suit everyone’s stage of life from 14-70+. Our varied services and activities offer a wide range of career pathways where your development will be supported to help you reach your career goals. Our STAR Awards, Outward Bound scholarship opportunities, and long service recognition reward your contribution. We have benefits to suit your lifestyle, with access to free counselling, free annual flu vaccinations, free gym membership for all employees, and discounts for our services such as early learning centres, before and after school care, camps, swim school and sports leagues.