Casual Leisure Attendant

Shoalhaven City Council is a dynamic organisation serving a large and diverse community; limitless opportunity exists for an exciting and rewarding career. The Shoalhaven is located just 2 hours from Sydney and 2.5 hours from Canberra. The Shoalhaven is home to 104,000 people and comprises of 49 unique towns and villages. It is a place of great natural beauty and offers an enviable lifestyle and positive work-life balance.

 

About the role

This vacancy will be open all year round for all casual leisure positions at all locations. When applying for the position you will have the opportunity to choose your preferred location and specific position as outlined below. Please also see job description for further details on each position.

Lifeguard

  • School Certificate
  • Current RLSSA Pool Lifeguard Award or ability to completed Pool Lifeguard Licensing requirements (within 21 days of commencing duties)
  • Current RLSSA Bronze Medallion
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award
  • Current WorkCover accredited First Aid Award

Learn to Swim

  • Current AustSwim Certificate – Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety (or equivalent)
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award (CPR)
  • Current AustSwim (or equivalent) extension certificates enabling instruction of specialist areas is applicable

Aquatics Instructor – Coach

  • Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association Junior Squad and Assistant Coach Accreditation
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award (CPR)
  • AustSwim – Teacher of Water Safety

Fitness Instructor (Wet & Dry)

  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)
  • Current accreditation with Fitness Australia or the ability to obtain within 3 months of commencement
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award (CPR)
  • Previous experience / training in Group Fitness instruction including MOSSA (or equivalent)

Gym Assistant

  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Award (CPR)
  • Current WorkCover accredited First Aid Award

Duties

Reporting directly to the Manager of the leisure facility the focus of this position is to:

  • Provide excellent customer service to Shoalhaven Swim Sport Fitness Facility clients and members of the public.
  • The specific role you will perform will be dependent on the qualifications you hold. You will be appointed to perform one or more of the roles outlined Selection Criteria (please see attached job description).

This position requires a current NSW Working with Children Check. Applicants are required to apply and pay for this check if not already obtained.

How to Apply

You will be required to submit an online application by attaching your resume (please ensure you submit in Word or PDF format) and respond to questions regarding general information about you.

In addition, you will be required to demonstrate how you satisfy the requirements of the position by answering the below questions relevant to the essential criteria as outlined in the job advertisement.

The hiring managers for the Swim Sport Fitness facilities will review applications once a casual position is available at their location. If you wish to update your application once you have submitted it, please contact the recruitment team via email – recruitment@shoalhaven.nsw.gov.au 

For more information on the application process, please visit how to apply on Council’s website.

  1. At Shoalhaven City Council our corporate core values are: Collaboration, Adaptability, Integrity and Respect. Please choose one value and advise how you have enacted this value in a professional setting.
  2. Which location do you prefer? You may choose more than one. 

    (Nowra Aquatic Park, Bomaderry Aquatic Centre, Shoalhaven Indoor Sports Centre, Bay & Basin Leisure Centre, Sussex Inlet Aquatic Centre, Ulladulla Leisure Centre)

  3. Which position do you prefer? You may choose more than one. 

    (Lifeguard, Learn to Swim, Aquatics Instructor – Coach, Fitness Instructor (Wet & Dry), Gym Assistant)

  4. This position requires an NSW Working With Children Check, please provide your Working With Children Check number.

Contact: 

  • Jaimie McLean – Northern Leisure Manager – (02) 4429 5649
  • Owen Sims – Central Leisure Manager – (02) 4406 2023
  • Matthew Graham – Southern Leisure Manager – (02) 4444 8806

When your application has been submitted completely, you will receive a confirmation email

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