Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

Location: East Hants Aquatics 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 Lifeguard/Swim Instructor positions on our Aquatics team. Lifeguards/Swim Instructors are responsible for performing lifeguarding duties, ensuring the safety and supervision of patrons and instructing swim lessons.

Candidates must have the following certifications:

  • National Lifeguard with Intermediate Workplace First Aid with CPR Level C
  • Lifesaving Swim Instructor, within 6 months of hire, and a willingness to instruct lessons
  • The ability to champion a welcoming and inclusive environment for all staff and visitors
  • Clear child abuse registry and vulnerable sector checks

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

Lifeguard Hourly Rate: $17.50/hour

Instructor Hourly Rate: $18.50/hour

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

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