Seasonal Lifeguards/Leisure Attendants - Open Day

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Seasonal Lifeguards / Leisure Attendants (Wet) - Open Day - Tuesday 30th of April 2024. 

No experience required - Book your interview slot today!


Are you looking for a fun and meaningful job over the summer holidays? 

Do you love working within a team? 

Do you like to be on the go and hate the thought of sitting behind a desk?

We have an ideal opportunity for you to get busy this summer!

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic people to join our Lifeguard/Leisure Attendant teams. We have a variety of seasonal roles available at venues across Edinburgh. 

In this hands-on role, there is never a dull moment. On a day-to-day basis, you will:

  • Provide an enjoyable experience for every customer.
  • Be the lifeguard on duty, always there to keep our customers safe in the water.
  • Prepare and set up our venues and equipment for events and customer use.
  • Keep everything clean, tidy, safe, and presentable.

In return, we offer:

  • FREE membership across all our centres with access to fitness classes, gyms, and swimming pools
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Company pension
  • Opportunities for training
  • Access to discounts with a huge number of retailers (saving money in cinemas, restaurants, clothing, and electronics shops, on insurance and healthcare and much more)

Previous experience is not required, but our ideal candidate will be:

  • A strong swimmer.
  • Able to communicate effectively and professionally with diverse people.
  • Able to work independently and as a part of a team.
  • Able tolearn,follow and enforce all pool standards, processes, and procedures.
  • Valid NPLQ is desirable but not essential, as we offer a free Lifeguard Training Course.


Opportunities available:

  • Full-time and part-time seasonal roles – from 7 to 35.75 hours per week – working on a Rota-based shift pattern –June to September–venues across Edinburgh.
  • Full-time permanent roles – 35.75 hours a week - Leith Victoria Swim Centre
  • Part-time permanent role – 22.75 hours a week– Queensferry High School


Meet our team at The Royal Commonwealth Pool on Tuesday, 30th of April 2024. from 10:00 to 18:30 for an interview and water test (please bring appropriate swimwear and towel). Due to limited spaces available on the day, we will contact you to reserve your slot.

We welcome applications with previous experience but also students looking for their first summer job. All applicants must be at least 16 years old and have the right to work in the UK. 


Registered Scottish Charity No: SC027450

We are proud members of the Disability Confident Scheme. We encourage applications from people with disabilities and will offer support with reasonable adjustments where required. We are committed to offering an interview to applicants with disabilities who meet the minimum criteria for the job.

Seasonal Lifeguards/Leisure Attendants - Open Day