Water Activity Instructor x 9 (Casual)
Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos. We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and - most of all - deliver to the public. Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in the aerospace, defence, education, health, home affairs, local government, science, technology, transport and the commercial sectors.Serco Leisure is committed to providing a safe, warm, clean, friendly, fun environment for the local community at an affordable cost. Honesty, integrity and a positive can-do attitude are key to helping us deliver this mission and are values we expect from each individual. We are currently recruiting for 9 x Casual Water Activity Instructor's to work between Monday to Sunday at the National Water Sports Centre. Start/finish times can vary but mostly will be 8am start and latest finish will be 8pm. The pay is GBP7.50 per hour. Holme Pierrepont Country Park is home to the National Water Sports Centre in Nottinghamshire, one of the UK`s premier sporting venues and outdoor leisure attractions. Situated just 10 minutes away from Nottingham city centre, yet feels a world away, Holme Pierrepont Country Park is set in 270 acres of beautiful parkland.Job Purpose Predominantly the role involves lifeguarding (enforcing rules and potentially performing rescues) an inflatable on a lake, this will be done from the bank or using a craft, most likely a stand up paddle board. It will also involve briefing customers and ensuring their equipment is on correctly. However you may also be required to deliver a variety of water based activities whilst providing customers with a safe and adventurous experience maintaining professionalism at all times. You will be responsible for delivering a prepared safety brief and session in accordance with the code of practice or governing body guidance and to lead by example. Qualifications/Skills:Essential: Confident swimmerH&S awareness1st Aid Onsite training/qualifications will be provided for successful candidates who don't hold all of the essential skills/ qualifications required for performing rescues. Desirable: British canoeing Level 1 UKCC Coach / paddlesport leader, RYA Power Boat level 2RYA Dinghy InstructorBC Level 2,3 UKCC CoachRYA Senior InstructorRYA Powerboat Instructor RYA Powerboat safety boat or above.British Rowing Learn2Row Instructor BSUPA level 1 coachNGB membershipIf you are interested in applying please upload a copy of your CV in either Word or PDF format.On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco Recruitment Team on as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.