Recreation Assistant | Mytime Active

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Position: Recreation Assistant 
Reports to: Duty Manager 
Location: Bromley Region 
Salary: £16,286.40 per annum 
Job Type: Permanent, 40 hours per week, including early mornings, evenings and weekend shifts 
Start Date: As soon as possible 
Condition: Enhanced DBS clearance 

Mytime Active’s aim is to improve the wellbeing of our customers is to improve the wellbeing of our customers and their communities through well managed, accessible and good value leisure, golf and health services. 

About the role 

Due to internal promotion, we are now looking an enthusiastic and responsible person to join our Recreation Assistant team. Within this role you will play a key part to ensure the comfort and safety of all users of the facility and to provide excellent customer care so that our customers have the best possible experience. You will be working as part of a team responsible for the pool safety, cleaning around the centre and setting up of equipment. 

You will be required to work across our entire suite of leisure sites this includes: 

  • The Spa at Beckenham
  • The Pavilion 
  • Walnuts Leisure Centre 
  • Biggin Hill Library and Pool 
  • Darrick Wood Swimming Pool 
  • West Wickham Leisure Centre 


We would prefer that you hold a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, but strong swimmers will be considered and NPLQ training provided. (Continued employment will be subject to satisfactory completion of the NPLQ and a swimming skills test will be conducted as a part of the interview.) 

A First Aid qualification is also desirable but not essential as training can be provided for the right candidate. 

  • You should have experience of upholding excellent cleaning standards in a multi use facility. 
  • Able to work as part of a team and on own initiative. 
  • Motivated to serve the public. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 

This post is subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance. 

In return you get to work for a great company with like minded people with a competitive salary and benefits package including: 

  • Free access to Mytime Leisure & Golf for you and one other; 
  • Free access to Mytime Health services; 
  • 22 days annual leave (excluding bank holiday entitlement); 
  • Holiday purchase scheme; 
  • 20% off food and beverage and free tea and instant coffee on shift; 
  • Stakeholder pension; 
  • Exceptional achievement award scheme; 
  • Various salary sacrifice schemes on offer 

How to apply:

Please apply with a CV and covering letter, stating why your skills and experience make you ideal for this position to:

Please note we will give preferential consideration to internal employees that are to be re-deployed providing they meet the criteria. 

Mytime Active applies its Equal Opportunities Policy at all stages of recruitment and selection. Shortlisting, interviewing and selection is carried out without regard to gender, sexual orientation, marital status, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or belief, age or trade union membership. Those with disabilities meeting the minimum requirements for the post will be shortlisted and reasonable adjustments will be made to ensure they are not disadvantaged during the interview process.