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YMCA of Hobart is currently recruiting for the 2017/2018 Summer Season.

The YMCA of Hobart is pleased to announce the opportunity to join our Aquatics Team. We are now recruiting casual lifeguards to work at our 3 centres. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work at Clarence pool, Glenorchy Pool and Barossa Park Wellness Centre. If you have what it takes to be part of Tasmania’s most experienced team of lifeguards and can see yourself overseeing the sun baked crowds at Glenorchy this summer, being part of the family friendly atmosphere at Clarence or want to experience cutting edge technology pool at Barossa Park; then we would invite you to apply


All lifeguards working at any of our Aquatic Centre must have a current Pool Lifeguard certificate.  Please talk to us if you don’t have this qualification but are considering working in the aquatic industry.

What are we looking for:

We are looking for people who love working as part of team, enjoy deliver exceptional customer service and committed to providing a safe and fun environment.We are looking for team members who have broad summer availability including weekends, public holidays and are flexible to work at any of our Aquatic Centres.  Successful applicants will be starting late September / early October

Safeguarding Children Commitment:

The YMCA is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment, a process that includes, but is not limited to, comprehensive reference checks, an identity check, a ‘working with children’ check and a ‘national criminal history record’ check.

Further Information:

For further information please contact Ben Hardstaff, Aquatic Operations Coordinator on 6244 2294.

How to apply:

Applications close Saturday 2 September 2017.  Please send the following

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Copies of your qualifications
  • Names and contact numbers of two referees.


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