Jobs @ Lido

Sandford Parks Lido - Job Opportunities

Recruitment for the 2015 season will take place in the early months of the year.  Details will be posted below, please revisit this page then.

The lido is a seasonal leisure facility that employs a close knit team of lifeguards, general attendants and receptionists. We are always looking for enthusiastic, flexible and professional staff to join our seasonal team. Successful applicants will be required to attend a staff induction and Duty Managers/Lifeguards attend a pool test. Staff will be required from late April until the 5th October.

2014 Vacancies

  • Part time hours as Duty Managers - Applicants must hold a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. Hourly rate £8.25
  • Full-time/part-time Lifeguards - Applicants must hold a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. Hourly rate £6.50
  • Part-time General Attendants/cleaners. Hourly rate £6.31
  • Part-time Receptionists. Hourly rate £6.50


Applicants must complete and post our application form to us.  CV's are not accepted.  Please ensure that you follow the instructions enclosed carefully, there are two parts to our application form.

The closing date for applications is Monday 3rd March 2014


Volunteering and Fundraising Initiatives

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If you have some spare time why not become one of our volunteers, we need help with general duties to get the lido ready to open every year or with specialist events such as Turning Back Time or our annual sporting events:

The Cheltenham Triathlon raising funds for the lido and LINC; our children's aquathlon raising funds for The Pied Piper Appeal and the lido and The Devil's Aquathlon raising funds for Cobalt Unit Appeal Fund and the lido. The GE Aviation Aquathlon raises funds solely for the lido.  We also require more specialist skills such as assisting with Heritage Talks and Tours.

If you have a little time to offer call or email us now on 01242 524430 or

If you have a great idea for your own personal challenge why not design your own fundraising page via and raise money for the lido at the same time!