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Career Opportunities at tmactive


Looking for a job in leisure, then look no further than tmactive! We are responsible for the management of four centres in a 20 year management partnership with the Borough Council. Our indoor leisure facilities are all rated Excellent or Good under Quest and Poult Wood Golf Course is recognised as one of the premier municipal golf venues in the South East.

Please find listed below vacancies at tmactive leisure facilities. We update this page regularly. If you are interested in finding out more about a vacancy listed please contact us as instructed, even if you are unsure that you fill all of the criteria. If there are no jobs listed, but you would like to forward us your CV, please email

You can also apply for any of the jobs by completing our online Job Application.

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Not yet qualified as a Lifeguard?

We run regular NPLQ courses at Larkfield Leisure Centre for those aged 16 year and over.  This national qualification will enable you to work as a Lifeguard at any public swimming pool.  Take a look at the options and find out more...

Lifeguard Required Fixed-term Contract (maternity cover)
37 hours per week including evenings and weekends £16,233 - £17,622 per annum plus benefits

We are looking for a lifeguard at Tonbridge Swimming Pool on a fixed term contract. This is a fun and rewarding position for an enthusiastic individual interested in working in the leisure industry.

Lifeguarding plays a vital role in our community. As a lifeguard you will supervise our pool to create a clean, safe, secure but fun environment to all our customers. You will be customer focused and able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of users to provide a quality experience. Flexibility is key as you will be required to work specific shift patterns including evenings and weekends.

A current qualification is not essential but unqualified successful candidates must complete a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification Course in order to take up a position.

In return, we offer an excellent range of benefits including a competitive a salary, pension, free membership, on-going training & development and a dynamic but fun working environment.

For an informal discussion about this position please contact Samantha Watson, Operations Manager on 01732 370200. Please apply in writing explaining how you meet the criteria for this role and attach a copy of your CV. Please forward this to or send to Madeline Taylor, HR Manager, TMLT, 1-5 Martin Square, Larkfield, Aylesford, Kent, ME20 6QL.  Closing date for applicants: 5th January 2019.

Level 1 & Level 2 Swimming Teachers
Level 2 - £15.51 per hour plus benefits | Level 1 £9 per hour plus benefits

tmactive is currently looking to recruit a number of swimming teachers, who are enthusiastic and able to teach a wide range of swimming abilities at both Tonbridge Swimming Pool and Larkfield Leisure Centre. A variety of hours are available at both centres, school times, after school lessons and weekends. You should hold a full ASA Level 2 or equivalent (ie STA) teacher's qualification.

For an informal chat please contact Lara Whitfield, Swim Teacher Co-ordinator on 07753224933. For an application pack please email or phone 01732 876150.


Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

Salary £16,233  to £17,622

This is a fun and rewarding position for an enthusiastic individual keen to progress in the Leisure industry. We can provide you with the opportunity to take your first steps into the exciting world of leisure and undertake a structured progressive training programme formed around the core elements of the National Pool Lifeguard qualification (NPLQ).

Based at Larkfield Leisure Centre in Kent, working on a shift basis that will include evenings and weekends, you will need to ensure the safety, security and cleanliness of the sports areas at all times.  Candidates should ideally hold a current NPLQ, or have the ability to pass the qualification.

You will be customer focused and able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of users.  You may also be required to provide coaching and teaching services to customers.

In return for this opportunity, we offer a competitive salary, and other benefits;

  • Staff membership

  • 30 days annual leave

  • Company pension

  • Fully funded in-house training

  • Career progression

  • Team working environment

If this sounds of interest to you, please email for an application pack quoting reference LLCRA0718

For an informal discussion please contact Alexander Birchley, Larkfield Leisure Centre Operations Manager on 01622 713201

                   Closing date for applications: 11 July 2018