Slide background

Swimming for all the family

Slide background

Classes to match your goals


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.

See the results of our Gender Pay Gap report.

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...

Looking for a fun & rewarding job in the sun?

Summer Lifeguards needed - April to September

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the Tonbridge Swimming Pool Lifeguard team to assist in the supervision of the outdoor and indoor pools between April and September. There are two options:

  •  HP27288 13 x Fixed-term contracts - 37 hours £16,233 pro rata plus benefits
  • 4 x Min 24 hours per week - £7.94 per hour plus holiday

These fun and rewarding positions involve evening and weekend shifts throughout our busy summer season. You will need to ensure the safety and cleanliness of the facility, while making sure that visitors have an enjoyable time. The ideal applicants will be customer focused and able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people.

A current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is required for these posts, however funded training will be considered for suitable candidates. The next course will run at Tonbridge Swimming Pool from Monday 25 to Saturday 30 March.

For an informal discussion please contact Operations Manager Samantha Watson on 01732 370200. To apply please send your CV along with a cover letter to  Please confirm whether you are interested in the full time or part time position and if you are able to attend the NPLQ course in April.

Membership Advisor

20 hours per week including evenings and weekends

£16,401 (pro rata) plus commission + benefits

A self-motivated and target driven Membership Advisor is required to join our teams at the Angel Centre and Tonbridge Swimming Pool, two very busy facilities offering a wide range of dry and wet leisure pursuits for the local community. As well as selling Health & Fitness Memberships to new and exisiting customers via walk-in and telephone enquiries, the succesful candidate will be expected to have a proactive approach to generating sales leads and a focus on the customer experience to aid retention. An ability to travel between sites would be an advantage.

The person we are looking for has a confident, friendly and enthusiastic manner with a keen interest in the leisure industry. You will be customer focused and able to communicate effectively to a wide variety of users. In return we offer free gym and pool membership, 30 days annual leave (pro rata), competitive salary and employer contribution scheme.

Succesful candidates will also be computer literate and have a background in either sales, customer service or the leisure industry. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Helen Rocks, Customer Experience Manager on 01732 876213.

To apply please send a cover letter with a copy of your CV to

Closing date for applications: 18th February 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