Anglian Water Services

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  • Part Time
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  • Oakham remove

£8 - £8.50 per hour

Approx. start date: June/July 2019 (Training from April 2019)

Do you want to make a difference?

Hundreds of people visit Rutland Water Park to enjoy time on our inland beach at Sykes Lane - we need you to protect them! Join us as a Lifeguard today and spend your summer outside.

What will you be doing?

As a Lifeguard at the beach, you'll take a vigilant approach and respond with urgency and efficiency to any swimmers and visitors in distress. As well as making sure our visitors have a great time, we want to ensure that everyone is safe when taking part in the activities.

Whether you already have your lifeguard qualification or are a strong swimmer that is interested in becoming fully trained, this is a fantastic opportunity that will enhance your skills.

What do you need?

In this crucial role, you'll be the first point of contact with customers so you'll need strong communication and social skills.

It's an advantage if you hold the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) and/or the Open Water Lifeguard (OWL) Qualification and have previous experience in a similar outdoor environment, however, training can be provided - please see information below.

This is a seasonal opportunity and our beach is open from July - October (weather permitting!)

Spend your summer, helping the public, in a beautiful lake setting - apply today!


We are running courses for the Outdoor Water Lifeguard qualification on the following dates, to be eligible to attend you will need to be available for the 3 days of the course and be able to commit to working throughout July and August 2019.

  • 16, 17, 18 April 2019
  • 23, 24, 25 April 2019
  • 24, 25, 26 June 2019

For those that already hold the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) and wish to develop their skills and knowledge in the open water, we are running the 'bolt-on' course on the following date. To be eligible to attend you will need to be available for the course and be able to commit to working throughout July and August.

  • 26 April 2019

What benefits do we offer?

Being a successful water company doesn't come easy! Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all of the great work that they do.

As a valued member of the team you are entitled to these fantastic benefits:

  • Discounts across our water parks - including our watersports centre and eateries
  • A competitive hourly rate of pay and holiday pay
  • Flexible hours
  • Free parking at our water parks

We are passionate and committed to the learning and development of our people, making sure they have the right skills and knowledge to be successful and to help achieve their potential. We also take Health and Safety very seriously in everything that we do.

If you are offered a job with us, you will be subject to the relevant/standard employment checks, including: your right to work in the UK, reference, driving licence and identity check. Depending on your role, you may also be subject to further pre-employment checks, including a DBS check.

Closing date: 1st April 2019

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