Assistant Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

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.

We are accepting resumes into a candidate pool for positions on our Aquatics team. Positions include Assistant Lifeguard/Swim Instructor, Swim Instructor, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor and those interested in teaching or examining our leadership programs.


  • Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR Level C
  • Lifesaving Swim Instructor, or willingness to obtain within 6 months of hire
  • Willingness to obtain National Lifeguard or other certifications
  • Comfortable working in a busy, customer service-oriented, team environment
  • The ability to champion a welcoming and inclusive environment for all staff and visitors
  • Child abuse registry and vulnerable sector checks will be required

Hourly Rate: $15.20/hour

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

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

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