Vacancies / Courses

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Rivers team, the current list of vacancies can be found on this page along with a list of qualifications which can be obtained through our organisation. To apply, please download an Application Form and email it to info@wychavonleisure.co.uk with the desired role in the subject line.

Vacancies

Courses

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ)

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) £250

Become a qualified lifeguard and complete your lifeguard training at Rivers Fitness!

Benefits

  • Excellent starting point for a career in the leisure industry
  • Opportunity for career progression, as most leisure managers start off as Pool Lifeguards
  • Varied working hours
  • Work within a team
  • The NPLQ is recognised around the world, so potential to work and travel
  • Great way for students to fund studies
  • Learn essential life skills, including First Aid and CPR
Pre-Requisites

Every candidate attending a NPLQ course must be 16-years-old at the time of taking the NPLQ final assessment and be able to:

  • Jump / dive into deep water
  • Swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds
  • Swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water
  • Tread water for 30 seconds
  • Surface dive to the floor of the pool
  • Climb out unaided without ladder / steps and where the pool design permits
Emergency First Aid At Work

Emergency First Aid At Work £60

The IQL Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) qualification enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill while at work.

This one-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment.