We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic lifeguards who enjoy working as part of a team to keep our beaches and their users safe. Surf Life Saving New Zealand operates Regional Lifeguard Services through all 3 of its Regions (Eastern, Central, Southern), locations and coverage varies from beach to beach.
To apply for a Regional Lifeguard Service Role you must have a current SLSNZ Surf Lifeguard Award (or overseas equivalent) and Level 1 First Aid Certificate (Unit Standards 6400, 6401 & 6402). You will be working either as a team leader or part of a team, we encourage our guards to create a motivated, proactive and enjoyable environment to deliver a safe lifeguarding service. Generally all Regional Lifeguard Services operate over the peak New Zealand summer holiday period and contracts can vary from seasonal fulltime to partime fill in lifeguards.
If you have any questions please feel free to touch base with any of the Regional Lifesaving Managers below:
Regional Lifeguard Assessments are generally for 1st and 2nd year Regional Lifeguards, once you have submitted your application you will either be offered a Conditional Offer (returning lifeguards only) or invited to complete an assessment, you can also choose an out of Region Assessment.
The Regional Lifeguard Assessment for the 2018/2019 will comprise of the following:
Eastern Region Assessment Dates/Venues
Central Region Assessment Dates/Venues
Southern Region Assessment Dates/Venues