£15,092 - £15,642 pa
Full time

Activity Leader (Lifeguard)

1610 - Dorcheter Sports Centre

Location: Dorchester Sports Centre 
Salary: £15,092 - £15,642 pa 
Hours: 40 hours per week
Closing Date: 18th Oct 2017

1610 is a fast developing and forward thinking Charitable Leisure Trust and we love giving everyone a fitter future by championing active living. So give your career a full-body workout, and put the action back into job satisfaction. 

To ensure our customers have a great and safe experience whilst using the pool we are looking for Lifeguards for our centre in Dorchester. The centre sports centre boasts a large fitness studio with state of the art equipment, a dance studio, offers a huge range of group exercise classes, a 3G sports pitch and has a 25 metre, 6 lane swimming pool and learner pool. 

Take the Plunge!

Known as an Activity Leader you will ensure our swimmers stay safe, carry out rescues and give first aid where needed. Other responsibilities will be ensuring the pool area and centre is kept clean and tidy, setting up and putting away equipment and carrying out water tests.

With an NPLQ qualification, confidence with customers and a can-do attitude, you'll use all your energy to get our members moving.

Training is also available to become a Swim Buddy - our Swim Buddies help customers to use their swimming more effectively to feel fitness gains.


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


How to Apply


Tempted? Download an application form. Or contact HR team on 01823 219006 or for more information about the role. 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18 October 2017

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Please mention West Dorset Jobs when responding to this job

Closing Date
Wed 18 Oct 17


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