seeks new lifeguards in Burnham-On-Sea for summer season
RNLI is looking for new lifeguards to join its team in Burnham-On-Sea
organisation provides lifeguard cover on local beaches over the
summer and is now looking to recruit new lifeguards for this season.
Recruitment is open and applications are being sought.
will need to prove they are courageous, selfless, trustworthy
and dependable to make the grade and be selected.
many may think lifeguarding is all about rescues in the water,
95 per cent of the role is preventative, with lifeguards offering
beachgoers helpful advice including tide times and any potential
hazards to avoid, ensuring everybody has a safe and enjoyable
day at the beach," said a spokesman.
training course is due to begin on Tuesday 31st May and candidates
will be required to join the Surf Lifesaving Association at http://www.slsgb.org.uk/support-us/membership/
RNLI.org/lifeguards for all you need to know about whats
involved and how to appy, including levels of fitness and qualifications
required, or call 01271 864783 or 07855418832 for more details.
requirements are that all candidates will need to meet the fitness
standard of 400metre swim in under 7minutes 30 seconds and run
200m in 40seconds.
The RNLI Lifeguards on Burnham-On-Sea beach last year