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Heckington Community Swimming Pool

Howell Road, Heckington, Lincs. NG34 9RX
Pool Hire:


As a ‘Second’ or additional ‘eyes on the side’ you will be assisting the First on duty by observing and monitoring poolside behaviour of pool users and spectators, helping to ensure our *Poolside Rules and *Admissions Policy are adhered to and supervising movement in and out of the changing rooms, toilet etc.

  • Assist 'Firsts' with pool opening and preparation duties

  • Take admission money/count swimmers in

  • Observe poolside behaviour of swimmers and spectators, including movement in and out of changing rooms and toilets (to ensure safety, minimise risk of slips, trips and falls) (*)
    Ensure adherence of Poolside Rules and Admissions Policy
    Ensure child safety and respect (*)

  • Assist with snack bar if able if no snack bar assistant on duty, serving drinks/selling ices etc. At end of session complete stock control book/white board. Record swim fee’s and Snack Bar takings in receipt book, excluding floats, and place in money bag for Finance Manager. Ensure snack bar tidy, turn all lights and sockets off, ensuring fridge and freezer doors shut tight.

  • Assist First on duty in cleaning up and making safe pool site which include:
    . Mopping changing room floors and blue mats with disinfectant (leave changing room doors open to dry and air for as long as possible)
    . Cleaning toilet, sink, tidying towel etc, mopping floor
    . Putting Spinal Board, armbands, floats, woggles and pool toys away in changing rooms, red lifeguard float to Snack Bar.
    . Putting parasols down and stacking chairs if used

(*) No member of pool staff/assistants are to be in a one-to-one situation with any child other than their own without having CRB clearance. We are not required to provide CRB clearance for our volunteers, but we are required to ensure that you know NOT to compromise your own or any childs safety by finding yourself alone with a child in a changing room or toilet for example. This is your responsibility.