Entry Requirements :
those possessing a valid Beach Lifeguard Award only will be deployed to work at beaches or water sports centres of LCSD.
2) preferably possess a valid First Aid Certificate issued by the St. John Ambulance Association, Hong Kong Red Cross or Auxiliary Medical Service (Note : Seasonal Lifeguards who possess a valid First Aid Certificate issued by the St.
John Ambulance Association, Hong Kong Red Cross or Auxiliary Medical Service throughout the whole contract period as determined by this department (on a single contract basis) may be granted an additional amount of HK$300 per month as part of his / her salary during the whole contract period as determined by this department.
and(5) pass an eyesight test and the Ishihara's Test. (An applicant's visual acuity should be at least 6 / 60, i.e. myopia not exceeding roughly 300 degrees.
Wearing of plastic corrective lens and goggles with appropriate prescription while on duty is mandatory unless candidates have unaided good eyesight for lifesaving duties.)
Note : Candidates without supporting documents of the Chinese and English languages proficiency of (3) above may also apply.
There will be assessments of Chinese and English languages proficiency during the interview. Duties :
3) To maintain order; and(4) To assist in cleaning work. Working Hours :
The conditioned working hours of a Seasonal Lifeguard are 45 hours net per week and seven and a half hours per day (excluding meal breaks).
The incumbents are required to work shifts during the period from 6 : 15 am to 10 : 15 pm according to supervisors arrangements or to work overtime.
They are also required to work on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Terms of Appointment :
Successful applicants will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms. Fringe Benefits :
Rest days, statutory holidays (or substituted holidays), annual leave, maternity / paternity leave, sickness allowance, where appropriate, will be granted in line with the provisions of the Employment Ordinance.
or(2) For a continuous contract for four months or above, the gratuity payable for the first three months of the contract will be the sum which, when added to the Government's contribution as required by the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance (Cap 485), equals to 10% of the total basic salary of substantive office drawn during the first three months of the contract.
or(3) For those serving a continuous contract for six months or above (on a single contract basis as determined by this department) in 2021 swimming season and also having served as full-time Seasonal Lifeguards of the department for not less than six months in any swimming season between 2018 to 2020 swimming season (on a single contract basis as determined by this department) with satisfactory performance and conduct, the gratuity payable will be the sum which, when added to the Government's contribution as required by the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance (Cap 485), equals to 15% of the total basic salary of substantive office drawn during the period of contract (refers to the prescribed contract period in 2021 swimming season).