Lifeguard/Instructor

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We are seeking a Part-Time Lifeguard/Swim Instructor to join our Aquatics Team. Our Aquatics Team provides a safe, enjoyable atmosphere with the highest standards in cleanliness and water quality, where Glencoe members of all ages can receive instruction and supervision by highly qualified lifeguards and instructors.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining open communication with team members, parents, and caregivers
  • Providing exceptional customer service to all Glencoe Club members and guests
  • Assist in keeping the pool area clean and tidy through maintenance
  • Being knowledgeable about program information and schedules in order to assist members
  • Attending all staff meetings and in-service training sessions
  • Lifeguarding duties according to the Glencoe Club and Lifesaving Society lifeguard standards and practices
  • Instructing duties including knowledge of stroke standards, progressions, class content, and stroke mechanics, conducting evaluations and preparing lesson plans

Qualifications:

  • Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard Services Award is required
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification is required
  • Comfort leading emergency situations to resolution
  • Standard first aid & CPR ā€˜Cā€™/AED and, or Aquatics Emergency
  • Lifesaving instructor certification is considered an asset
  • CALA and AFLCA certification are considered assets

This is a permanent year-round, part time position of up to 25 hours per week. The successful applicant must be available for a variety of evening and weekend shifts and available for at least one teaching shift.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a Vulnerable Sector background check, and a Respect in the Workplace and Respect in Sport online certification.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their cover letter and resume to [email protected].