2022 Lifeguards/Aquatics Instructors

Closing Date
Employment Type
Contract Full-Time
Department
Operations
Employment Contact Information
Alex Weber |
Job Title
Recreation and Facilities Supervisor
Email
aweber [at] southwestmiddlesex.ca
|
Phone
ext.
Extension
8112
Overview

Aquatic lifeguards and swim instructors provide lifesaving supervision to the Glencoe Pool. The successful applicant will be responsible for delivering the summer aquatic programs offered by SWM. This will provide recreational opportunities for people of all ages through a variety of educational lessons, open public swimming and promote a healthy lifestyle through aquatic activity.

Under the general direction of the Aquatics Supervisor, Instructors/Lifeguards are responsible for:

  • Being actively involved in programming at the Glencoe Pool, including but not limited to swim lessons, facility rentals, and drop-in recreational programming
  • Performing various maintenance duties to maintain a clean and safe facility
  • Promoting public water safety education
Qualifications

Qualifications, experience and education:

  • Must be 15 years of age and legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Valid Standard First Aid and CPR (C) (or willingness to obtain
  • Valid National Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor (SI)
  • Valid National Lifesaving Society Life Saving Instructor (LSI)
  • Current National Lifeguard
  • Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Background Check
  • Experience with aquatic chemistry and mechanics will be considered an asset
  • Experience working in programming with children and adults will be considered an asset
  • Leadership and supervisory experience will be considered an asset