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  • Ref no: SLA06465
  • Published: 14/2/2020
  • Closes: 15/3/2020
  • Location: James Hamilton Heritage Park, Stewartfield Way, East Kilbride, Glasgow, G74 5LB
  • Rate: £10.80 - £10.96 per hour
  • Contract Type: Casual/Relief
  • Position Type: Casual/Relief

Job Description

South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture Ltd

Location:- James Hamilton Heritage Park, East Kilbride

Hours:-     Casual - as and when required

South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join their team of Water Sport Instructors at James Hamilton Heritage Park.

Your duties will include set up and de rig of water sport equipment, working outdoors and maintaining a healthy and safe working environment while delivering water sport sessions to both children and adults.

Previous experience of working in a similar environment is essential.

Due to the nature of the role, it is a requirement that you hold at least one of the following national governing body qualifications:-

RYA Dinghy Instructor, RYA Start or Intermediate Windsurf Instructor, RYA Power Boat Instructor, RYA Senior Instructor(Windsurfing or Sailing) UKCC Level 1 or 2 Kayak/Canoe



As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.

This post is excepted in terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 2003.

The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal records check provided by Disclosure Scotland.

This post is considered Regulated Work with vulnerable Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007.  Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by South Lanarkshire Council.

Please note if you are successful for this post you will have to cover the cost of the PVG check.

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South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all sectors of the community. In addition we are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.

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