Part-time employment opportunities in Aquatics
City of Guelph
Guelph, ON, CA
5d ago

The City of Guelph is a vibrant community with over 120,000 people located in the heart of Southern Ontario, just one hours driving distance from Toronto.

Set in a picturesque natural setting, Guelph is known for its rich architectural heritage, growing economy and excellent quality of life all good reasons to consider a career in this beautiful city.

Job summary

Recreation Services is accepting applications for part-time employment opportunities in Aquatics. Positions include Aquatic Swim Instructor / Lifeguard and Assistant Instructor.

Guided by the goals and objectives of the City of Guelph Strategic Plan and committed to the Corporate Values of integrity, service, inclusion, wellness and learning, the candidate will aid in the achievement of the Community Vision an inclusive, connected, prosperous city where we look after each other and our environment.

Hours of work

Up to 20 hours a week

Location

Positions are available at :

  • West End Community Centre
  • Victoria Road Recreation Centre
  • Swim Instructor / Lifeguard

    Instruct assigned classes in accordance to the governing body (Lifesaving Society) standards and the City of Guelph expectations.

    Maintain and enforce high safety standards at all times. Lifeguard as requested and assume all responsibilities of a guard.

    Duties

  • Maintain a high level of safety supervision at all times.
  • Complete all necessary administration documentation thoroughly.
  • Attend all mandatory staff trainings.
  • Class management and safety supervision during Instructional Learn to swim Programs
  • Respond as required to any aquatic emergency situations.
  • Assist in implementation of City wide events, such as swim meets, theme days, rentals, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all aquatic qualifications remain current and on file.
  • General maintenance of pool deck and facilities.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications

  • Current National Lifeguard certification
  • Current Lifesaving Society Swim Instructors certification
  • Current Lifesaving Society Swim Instructors and Coaching Level 1 certifications would be an asset
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C certification
  • High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development certification an asset.
  • A current Police Record Check / Vulnerable Sector Check is required immediately after an offer has been made and must be dated no earlier than the offer date.
  • Assistant Instructor

    Assist the instructor during the instructional program. Perform minor first aid and assist in emergencies as required.

    Duties

  • Maintain a high level of safety supervision at all times.
  • Complete all necessary administration documentation thoroughly.
  • Attend all mandatory staff trainings.
  • Assist with class management and safety supervision during Instructional Learn to Swim programs under the guidance and direction of the aquatic instructor.
  • Respond as required to any aquatic emergency situations.
  • Assist in implementation of City wide events, such as swim meets, theme days, rentals, etc. as required.
  • Ensure that all aquatic qualifications remain current and on file.
  • General maintenance of pool deck and facilities.
  • Qualifications

  • Current Bronze Cross certification
  • Current Lifesaving Society Assistant Swim Instructor certification
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR C certification
  • High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development certification an asset
  • A current Police Record Check / Vulnerable Sector Check is required immediately after an offer has been made and must be dated no earlier than the offer date
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