Aquatics Instructors

Location: East Hants Aquatic Centre, Elmsdale, NS

The East Hants Aquatic Centre, is an inclusive and fully accessible aquatics facility featuring lap pool, leisure pool, lazy river, hot tub, waterslide and climbing wall. This state-of-the-art facility provides East Hants and surrounding areas with a diverse variety of aquatic programming and other recreation-based activities.

Aquatics Instructors are responsible for instructing classes in a safe, fun, and professional manner, according to the standards of the Lifesaving Society of Canada and the East Hants Aquatic Centre. We are accepting resumes into a candidate pool for Aquatics Instructor positions on our Aquatics team.

Aquatic Instructors responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Completing long-term lesson plans
  • Maintaining accurate training records
  • Managing the process for regular feedback to students, including mid-term and final reports
  • Championing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all staff and visitors

Aquatics Instructors must have the following certifications:

  • Lifesaving Swim Instructor
  • National Lifeguard or Bronze Cross and Intermediate Workplace First Aid with CPR-C
  • Clear child abuse registry and vulnerable sector checks

Have some or all of your certifications expired? We can recertify you!

Hourly Rate: $18.50/hour

When applying, please include your 6-digit Lifesaving Society Membership ID and certifications obtained to date.

If you require an accommodation to assist in the application process, please contact Human Resources at or 902-883-6216.