Aquatics Instructors & Lifeguards

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Location: Elmsdale, NS

We are currently accepting applications for summer hiring for future Aquatics Instructors & Lifeguards to join our aquatics team. The successful candidates will be part of the team that transitions to our new aquatic centre, scheduled to open in the fall of 2019. The new aquatic centre will include a six-lane, 25-metre lap pool, leisure pool with spray features and ramp access, lazy river resistance moving-water pool, waterslide, climbing wall in the pool, outdoor splash park, multi-purpose room, and many more modern features.

The Aquatics Instructor will be responsible for instructing classes in a safe, fun, and professional manner, according to the standards of the Lifesaving Society of Canada and other related aquatic agencies and the East Hants Swimming Pool.

Other Instructor responsibilities include but 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

The ideal Instructor candidates will have:

• Lifesaving Swim Instructor
• NL or Bronze Cross & EFA

The Aquatics Lifeguard will be responsible for performing lifeguarding duties and ensuring the safety and supervision of patrons using the Municipal Pool.

The ideal Lifeguard candidates will have:

• National Lifeguard with Standard First Aid and CPR Level C

Scheduling for these positions will include daytime, evenings, and weekends.

*These positions are subject to child abuse registry and criminal records checks.

Applications will be reviewed and considered for future open positions.

Reviewing of applications will commence March 8, 2019 with an anticipated start date of mid-May, 2019.