Activity Instructor/Group Leader (Lifeguard)

  • Devon, UK
  • Nov 24, 2022

Job Description

Your 2023 Adventure Starts Here! Read on for a lifeguarding career like no other
All the relevant skills, qualifications and experience that a successful applicant will need are listed in the following description.
Excellent rates of pay of up to £22,995 per annum for entry level roles
Working 42 hours per week over 5 days
Beat the cost-of-living crisis with our optional accommodation & meals package. With all bills and utilities covered, you'll still earn up to £364 a week and our competitive meals package will provide you with three nutritional meals every day
Roles commence in EARLY 2023
At PGL, the wellbeing of our visitors and team remains our utmost priority - and as a Lifeguard you'll play an essential role in keeping everyone safe when in and around the water.
As a PGL Lifeguard, you'll live, work and play at one of two breath-taking locations. Based at either the beautiful Barton Hall activity centre in Devon, or the stunning Windmill Hill activity centre in East Sussex, you'll be interacting with our guests, encouraging safe water play & swimming activities, and always be ready to recognise and react to unsafe situations. You'll also be supporting our hospitality team, which could involve assisting in catering, housekeeping or retail. No two days will ever be the same!
PGL is renowned for its personal development & investment in people. We'll support you each step of the way, including all the training you need to be confident and successful in your role, a personal development plan, and nationally recognised qualifications funded by PGL to give your career the very best start.
But life at PGL isn't all work, as a valued member of you'll be joining a tight-knit community & building friendships with like-minded people, and enjoy spare time for socialising, outdoor activities, and exploring your unique surroundings.
Ideally you'll already hold your National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, but if not & you are passionate about becoming a lifeguard we could potentially provide full training
Confident and engaging with excellent communication skills
Enjoys being active in the great outdoors, with a passion for water sport & leisure
We are committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community, but you will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS (criminal reference) check (paid for by PGL).
Be rewarded for your development! Generous increase to your pay in your 2nd year and 3rd year.
A generous benefits package including annual leave accrual, birthday leave, pension & death in service cover
Enjoy a range of employee perks including PGL discounted holidays, partner offers (such as Anytime Fitness) and 20% discount in all our on-site shops
Health and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme, mobile app and health cashback plan