Woodrow Sports Centre
Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham HP7 0QG

Are you already a qualified lifeguard and looking to step up to leading the team?  Would you like to make a difference by teaching young people to swim and having your training costs covered?  Our Senior Leisure Assistant is the opportunity for you.

Join our team at Woodrow Sports Centre, based at Woodrow High House near Amersham. We support and challenge all our staff to be the best we can be ourselves and are dedicated to providing a high quality visitor experience for all.

In this role you will a key part of the small team that runs the Sports Centre by lifeguarding, helping to look after the lifeguard team and managing the pool plant operation.  In addition we will train you as a swimming teacher and give you the opportunity to develop those skills supported by our swimming teacher team.

We are now accepting CVs as part of the application process. We are dealing with applications as and when they come in; there is no definite deadline date; we would like for applicants to start as soon as possible.

If you have any questions about the role please contact our Duty Managers Liam Taylor or Ellen Baginski (helloswimschool@londonyouth.org) or on 01494 432433.


£17,952 per annum plus uniform, swimming teacher training fees and contributory pension
Hours: 40 hours per week
Leave: 31 days + bank holidays (inclusive of Christmas closure days)

How to apply

If you meet the person specification and you would like to apply please start by downloading our “Guidance to Applicants” which will guide you through the process. Please send your CV as soon as possible, as well as the Equal Opportunities and Declaration of Criminal Convictions Form. We will deal with each application as it comes in order to fill these hours quickly.


Please send CV applications to Sam Thompson at Sam.Thompson@londonyouth.org