Aquatic Instructor/Lifeguard positions (part-time)

Aquatic Instructor/Lifeguard (part-time)

Position summary

Instruct assigned classes in accordance to the governing body (Lifesaving Society) standards and the City of Guelph expectations. Maintain and enforce high safety standards at all times. Lifeguard as requested and assume all responsibilities of a guard. Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision – to be the city that makes a difference.

Hours of work 

This is a part-time casual position (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer sessions)

Locations

Victoria Road Recreation Centre
West End Community Centre
Centennial Pool

Duties

  • Maintain a high level of safety supervision at all times.
  • Complete all necessary administration documentation thoroughly.
  • Attend all mandatory staff training.
    Class management and safety supervision during Instructional Learn to swim Programs
  • Respond as required to any aquatic emergency situations.
  • Assist in implementation of City wide events, such as swim meets, theme days, rentals, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all aquatic qualifications remain current and on file.
  • General maintenance of pool deck and facilities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Current National Lifeguard Certification
  • Current Lifesaving Society Swim Instructors
  • Lifesaving Society Instructor Certificate would be an asset
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR “C” Certification.
  • A current Police Record Check/Vulnerable Sector Check is required immediately after an offer has been made and must be dated no earlier than the offer date.
    Principles of Healthy Child Development (High Five)

Rate

Lifeguard $12.10 per hour
Instructor $12.72 per hour

Aquatic Assistant Instructor (part-time)

Position summary

Assist with the instruction of assigned classes in accordance to the governing body (Lifesaving Society) standards and the City of Guelph expectations. Maintain and enforce high safety standards at all times. Lifeguard as requested and assume all responsibilities of a guard. Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, excellence and wellness, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision – to be the city that makes a difference.

Hours of work

This is a part-time casual position (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer sessions)

Locations

Victoria Road Recreation Centre
West End Community Centre
Centennial Pool

Duties

  • Maintain a high level of safety supervision at all times.
  • Complete all necessary administration documentation thoroughly.
  • Attend all mandatory staff training.
  • Assist with class management and safety supervision during Instructional Learn to Swim programs under the guidance and direction of the aquatic instructor.
  • Respond as required to any aquatic emergency situations.
  • Assist in implementation of City wide events, such as swim meets, theme days, rentals, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all aquatic qualifications remain current and on file.
  • General maintenance of pool deck and facilities.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Current Bronze Cross Certification
  • Current Lifesaving Society Assistant Swim Instructor
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR “C” Certification.
  • A current Police Record Check/Vulnerable Sector Check is required immediately after an offer has been made and must be dated no earlier than the offer date.
    Principles of Healthy Child Development (High Five)

Rate

$11.40 per hour

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