Lifeguard Team Leader Job Description

As a members’ club celebrating over 121 years of creating memories for our guests, we know that it is people who make an experience exceptional.

We are now looking for a Lifeguard Team Leader to join our Pools Team.

From greeting our members and guests with a smile to supervising the swimming pools, jacuzzi, steam room and changing rooms, the job of a Lifeguard Tea Leader at Exeter Golf and Country Club is a varied one!

Committed to maintaining the highest levels of safety and attentiveness while at poolside, as a Lifeguard Team Leader you need an excellent attention to detail and the ability to work well within a team and alone.

Confident and assertive in dealing with all ages, while being welcoming and friendly, our Lifeguards cover all areas of the pools and changing rooms from a usage and cleanliness point of view.

What you’ll need to demonstrate

Supervise the pool according to RLSS standards and club rules

Lead by example

Positively dealing with and learning from members feedback and concerns.

Greeting members and visitors at all times with a smile.

Keeping the plant rooms working and in good condition.

Working closely with the lifeguards to ensure that any problems with the pools are addressed.

Carrying out pool tests and dealing with any problems accordingly

Cleaning all pools and maintain high water quality

Maintain a high level of cleanness around the pool

Liaising with line manager to ensure works are carried out with minimal disruption to operations.

Reporting routine maintenance of the club’s equipment.

Liaising with operational team to ensure works are carried out with minimal disruption to operations.

Prioritising works and keeping the operations team informed.

Undertaking any other reasonable duties as directed by the Head of Swimming

Arriving for your shift on time and in correct uniform (clean, smart and presentable at all time).

Follow all procedures set in place.

Constantly looking for ways to improve current practices.

Identifying areas where training and development is required both for yourself and colleagues.

To actively promote equal opportunities through promotion of policies, procedures and ensure actions taken by self and all colleagues are consistent with the Clubs requirements.

To promote products and services available within the club.

To ensure that works being carried out are cost effective and to agreed standards.

Having knowledge of departmental standards

Must have a valid RLSS NPLQ qualification

Pool plant Operation level 3 or experience in a plant room.

Experience supervising a team

Work flexibility.

Apply now…

If you are an experience Lifeguard qualified to RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification standard, preferably with Pool Plant Room experience and certification as well, we would love to hear from you.

Apply for the position of Lifeguard with a covering letter and your CV to

• Free on-site parking
• Discounts on food during working hours
• Free use of the pools, gym and rackets after three months
• Regular team socials

Applicants if not contacted by the organisation within four weeks of application should assume that they have not been shortlisted for interview.