Casual & Seasonal Positions - Tides Leisure Centre & Walmer Paddling Pool

Lifeguards / Facility Assistants / Games Assistants & Catering Assistants

Tides Leisure Centre & Walmer Paddling Pool

Approx. 20-30 hours p/w

NMW/NLW (age dependent)

We currently seek applicants to join our team at Tides (potentially year-round) and Walmer Paddling Pool for the Summer season (May to September).

We are recruiting individuals who display an energetic and professional attribute to work in our Walmer Paddling Pool facility and/or Tides Leisure Centre.

The successful candidates will form part of a small team that offers a free outdoor swimming experience for the local community with the provision of food, games and bouncy castles. It is essential that a fun, friendly yet safe environment is fostered throughout our operation that encompasses the spring and summer months. Applicants may also be required to work to support the team based at Tides, previous Catering experience, Basic Food Hygiene, FAW or NPLQ would be preferable but training can be given to suitable candidates.

Lifeguards / Facility Assistants

To work approximately 20 to 30 hours per week, although this will vary due to the weather and opening of the Paddling Pool. Applicants must be NPLQ qualified or have the ability to qualify, as training is available to suitable candidates (Applicants must be strong swimmers and will be subjected to a swim test as part of the selection process).

Games Assistants / Catering Assistants

We also require assistants to help cover the seasonal weekends and School Holidays.

Training will be provided to the right candidates and a flexible approach to hours of work is required.

Closing Date

13 May

Interview Date

Week of 16 May

Want to Enjoy Work, Life & Have Fun?

 Apply now!

Internal Applications:

Please speak to your line manager in the first instance, then contact Head Office on 01843 868 302 for an internal application form.

External Applications:

Please contact Head Office on 01843 868302 for an external application form or email

Online Applications:

Complete the application form on this page.


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