Careers & Jobs

Recreation Assistants x2

Parkwood Community Leisure

Riverside Leisure Centre

South West


Opportunity now exists within our Exeter contract for Recreation Assistants at Riverside Leisure Centre.

This key role will report to the Duty Manager and will involve lifeguarding the two swimming pools, dealing with customer enquiries and ensuring that the general presentation of the facilities is excellent. The ability to work as part of a team is essential as is a First Aid at Work certificate and a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. Swimming Teaching qualifications would be an advantage.

The working hours will be based on a shift pattern including evenings and weekends. The successful candidate will be dynamic, will love meeting people and be able to think on their feet. You must be able to ensure the sound operation and safety of the facility and customers during your duty shift. 

The successful candidate should have knowledge of the leisure industry, excellent communication skills, flexibility and a commitment to customer service. This position is subject to a CRB check.

If you believe you have the skills and knowledge required for this position, please send a letter of application and full CV to Riverside Leisure Centre, Cowick Street, Exeter EX4 1AF marked F.A.O Centre Manager or apply online at 

Applications By: 12noon Thursday 17th October 2013

Applications by: 17/10/2013