Shrewsbury School

Leisure Assistant

Do you have passion and energy for the sports and leisure industry? Are you a pro-active, friendly and customer focused individual?

We are currently looking for an experienced individual to come and join us in our Sports Facilities Department at Shrewsbury School, working on a shift pattern on a full-time basis. You will be providing a safe, clean and friendly environment for all our customers. It would be an advantage if you have already been in a Lifeguard position or have worked in a similar environment.

The Leisure Assistant will be called upon to undertake duties to suit in supervising the sports facilities with particular focus in the swimming pool; ensuring the safety and comfort of all users. To provide all visitors and pupils to the Sports Facilities with a friendly and positive experience, through delivering effective customer services and high standards of housekeeping.

A good standard of education as well as a Pool Lifeguard qualification (NPLQ) would be an advantage but not essential, together with a first aid and/or defibrillator qualification. Training will be provided for the right applicant.



The closing date is 12pm (noon) Friday 18 October 2019

Interviews will be held on 24 October 2019

Please find available to download below, all relevant documents to apply:


Job Description & Person Specification

Recruitment Guidance Notes

Application Forms (Word) or (PDF document)

Alternatively, a full application pack and job description can be obtained by calling (01743) 280 834 or emailing

Applicants will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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