Check the individual timetables for gym and pool opening hours.


  • Monday        06:00 – 22:00
  • Tuesday       06:00 – 22:15
  • Wednesday  06:00 – 21:00
  • Thursday      06:00 – 21:00
  • Friday           06:00 – 21:15
  • Saturday       08:00 – 17:30
  • Sunday         08:00 – 15:00


Elswick Community Pool and Leisure Centre – Job Advert – Leisure Attendant – October 2021OUR STORY

Elswick Community Pool and Leisure Centre reopened in September 2019.  It had been closed for 4 years.  It is now a community enterprise and powered by people, a professional staff team supported by volunteers who help with events and fundraising.  We offer membership to our pool, gym and fitness classes.  In addition we deliver swimming lessons for all ages and abilities.



Responsibilities include the safe supervision of the customers within the swimming pool with a full range of customer-facing and operational centre duties.  A lifeguard qualification is essential to the role.
Working Hours: Full Time and Part Time positions available:
  • Full Time: Average 37 hours per week, working a shift pattern.
  • Part Time: Average 16 – 20 hours per week, working a shift pattern.
Salary: £18,615 salary and 33 days holiday for full-time (37hr) employees aged 23 and over. £16,500 for employees aged 16-22. Part-time hours and holiday are pro rata.
Applications must reach us no later than 1pm on Monday 8th November 2021.
  • Applicants must submit a CV, including details of current and previous employment; qualifications with grades where appropriate, and referees.
  • Applicants should also submit a covering letter (of approx 650 words max) stating how they are qualified for the post and how they meet essential and desirable criteria in the job description. They should also give an overview of responsibilities in their current or last employment (paid or voluntary).
  • Send applications to
Interviews are scheduled for Friday 12th November.  Details will be confirmed with candidates invited to interview.
All appointments will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and the satisfactory outcome of an enhanced DBS check.
For an informal chat about the vacancy, please contact Philip on 0191 4814101 or email using the address above.


Elswick Community Pool and Leisure Centre – Job Advert – Leisure Attendant – October 2021


Elswick Community Leisure Centre