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Job opportunity with University of Warwick
Lifeguard/Sports Operations Assistant x 7
University of Warwick
£17,408 - £18,688 per annum
Coventry, UK
20 Mar 2019
7 x Permanent, Full-Time Positions Available

The University of Warwick is one of the leading Universities in the country, consistently in the top 10 of UK league tables and rapidly climbing the international rankings of world-class universities, recently moving into the top 50 worldwide.

The University is currently investing in excess of £45 million in new sport facilities to include a Sport and Wellness Hub which is due to open in spring 2019. As part of this investment, the University also has a vision of becoming “the most physically active campus community in the UK by 2020”.

Warwick Sport are now looking to appoint Lifeguard/Operation Assistants to promote the University of Warwick’s vision and strategic aims, and to ensure all pool users are safe, to offer a helpful, & friendly service to all customers whilst recommending greater products and services available as we transition from our current centre into our new sport hub, these facilities will include:

• 25m, 12 lane swimming pool with submersible boom, moveable floor

• 230 station gym with Technogym high-tech cardiovascular and weight resistant stations

• 706sqm of climbing surface, varying from 15m height to 7.975m at its lowest point, with auto-belays, 5m overhang from vertical at 30 degrees and two types of wall texture – stone and wood panel based; offers almost three times more dedicated space and capacity than the existing facility

• 12 court and separate 4 court sports halls, configured for a range of sports to be played to an elite standard

• Six new glass back premier league-standard squash courts, with seating for 91, for use by clubs or individuals

The criteria to complete a Nation Pool Lifeguard Qualification is as follows
• Be able to Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds
• Be able to Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water
• Be able to Tread water for 30 seconds
• Be able to Surface dive to the floor of the pool
• Be able to Climb out of pool unaided without ladder/steps and where the pool design permits

Training and guidance can be given should the successful candidate not have a current valid NPLQ

Lifeguard/Sports Operations Assistant cover will be required during the following hours, working a 3 week shift pattern:

Monday to Friday from 05:30 through to 23:30, Saturday and Sunday 06:45 through to 20:30 (Annualised Hours)

Interview Date: Monday 1st April

To apply online please visit our website by clicking on ‘apply now’.

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