Lifeguard and Swim Instructors, PT

Boys and Girls Clubs of Hamilton - Hamilton, ON (8 months ago)

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Job Posting: PT Lifeguard and Swim Instructors

About Us

Boys and Girls Clubs of Hamilton is part of the larger Boys and Girls Clubs movement

across Canada, successfully operating in the City of Hamilton for almost 70 years. As a

registered charity, we provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can

experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and

develop confidence and skills for life.

Our Clubs create environments that are safe and inclusive, fun and stimulating, and

provide opportunities for learning, development, leadership, and discovery. We are

looking for energetic role models and dynamic leaders to create positive environments

with engaging programs for our children that promote active lifestyles, personal health

and wellness, and self-esteem.

Key Responsibilities:
Daily maintenance and safety check of the pool, pool deck and equipment,
including regular completion of pool chemical tests

Appropriate scanning while lifeguarding
Administer first aid when required
Assist in setup and teardown before and after swim lessons
Develop program plans for swim lessons
Demonstrate strong communication skills and be able to collaborate with a team

of professionals

Create a welcoming, caring environment for children that encourages daily
participation and ensures their safety and security

Maintain professional relationships with peers, volunteers and parents
Attend all staff meetings and training
Part-time hours as scheduled, preferred availability weekday mornings and/or

evenings

Qualifications:
Current Standard First Aid and CPR
Current National Lifeguard Certification
Current Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor Certification
Current Aquafit Certification an asset

Experience working with children and youth
Strong supervision, facilitation and program planning skills
Good decision making and problem solving skills
High Five Certified -“Principles of Healthy Child Development” an asset
CATCH Certified- “Coordinated Approach To Child Health” an asset

Please send your resume to:
Milja Minic

Manager, School Age Services

mila@kboysandgirlsclub.com