LIFEGUARD / WSI

JCC Rockland Camps is seeking Lifeguard / WSI positions for summer 2018. JCC Rockland Camps provide an exciting and unique summer experience for children ages 18 months – entering 8th grade.
Lifeguard/WSI Responsibilities:
• Guard and instruct campers and staff during instructional & recreational swim periods daily
• Assist Aquatics Director, Assistant Aquatics Director and Head Lifeguard in the implementation of safety plan for swimming pool complex
• Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pools, on decks and surrounding areas
• Maintain cleanliness and order of pool area and equipment
• Assess campers swim levels based on American Red Cross swim standards
• Respond to emergency situations effectively and complete incident and accident reports as required
• Plan and implement rainy day lessons both dry land skills and fun activities to fill swim period time on bad weather or pool closure days
Qualifications:
• Must be 16 years or older and have a current lifeguard or WSI certification along with CPR/First Aid/AED
• Jr Guards that are 15 but entering 11th grade with full certifications maybe considered based on experience
• Must have knowledge of American Red Cross swim instruction skill levels
• Experience working with children ages 2-15
• Friendly and outgoing
• Previous lifeguarding experience or summer camp experience a plus
• Ability to communicate effectively with staff, co-workers and parents
• WSI certification preferred, but not required
• Dedicated and responsible
Hours:
Monday- Friday, June 25-August 17, M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Must be available June 3 and June 10 for orientation

Salary:
Stipend for the summer based on experience.


Contact:
Carrie Sakin
Director Sports & Recreation and Camping Services
845.362.4400 | carries@jccrockland.org