RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

  • Learn skills for life
  • Gain an internationally-recognised qualification
  • Unlock flexible, casual and seasonal job opportunities at Faversham Pools

DATE: 13-18 Feb
LOCATION: Faversham Pools
COST: £320
AGE: 16 and over on 18 Feb

You must be a strong swimmer, able to swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds, swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water, treat water for 30 seconds and surface dive to the floor or the pool. 

To register, email Tracey Wiggs.





Qualified Swimming Teachers

Could you help the next generation learn the crucial life skill of swimming?

We’re looking for STA/SEQ(ASA) Level 2 recognised qualified swim instructors to join our busy, friendly team, enabling the Pools to continue to offer a wide range of lessons and ensure the safety of all users.

Flexible hours over a 7-day week. 
To apply:

Qualified Lifeguards Required

We’re looking for trained lifeguards to join our friendly team.

Faversham Pools’ busy complex includes large indoor and heated outdoor pools, three diving boards, learner pool and fun rapids. We are one of the region’s most popular tourist attractions and attract hundreds of thousands of swimmers every year.Current NPLQ essential. Age 16+. 

Flexible hours over a 7-day week. 
Lifeguard training takes place throughout the year. If you’re interested in becoming a lifeguard with us, email Tracey Wiggs or ask at Reception. 
To apply:

Trustees required

Are you passionate about changing lives through activity? Keen to promote the benefits of swimming for both physical and mental health?

Can you spare a few hours a month to help oversee the management of our friendly, local charity swimming pool?

We’ve been at the heart of our local community since 1964. Our funders include Faversham, Swale and Kent Councils, and Sport England. As we enter an exciting stage in our redevelopment we are looking for trustees to join the team.

Trustees will bring commitment, passion and open-mindedness, but we particularly seek expertise in marketing, leisure management or HR – or any other relevant areas. Your guidance and experience will support our management team to help shape the future of the charity.

Meetings take place quarterly in Faversham.

For more information, or to apply, please email a letter and short CV to Mick Ellsmore, Chair of Trustees, via, with the subject line ‘Board recruitment’.

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