The YWCA is currently accepting applications for Summer Positions in Aylmer:
Junior Head Guard
Lifeguard & Swim Instructor
Water Safety Assistant
Lifeguard & Swim Instructor Position Summary
Lifeguards & Swim Instructors provide pool supervision and class instruction according to established standards in a safe, inclusive and enjoyable environment. Lifeguards and Swim Instructors are responsible for the overall safety of swimmers and participants accessing the pool facilities according to relevant legislation, regulations and standards and must have the ability to effectively and efficiently protect the safety of swimmers, provide first aid treatment where necessary and respond in case of emergency. The lifeguard and swim instructor is responsible for the organization and preparation of swimming lessons for a variety of students and has the ability to effectively and consistently provide instruction and evaluate swimmers according to established standards. Other responsibilities include maintenance of the pool area(s) and facilities to ensure safety and preparation, completion and maintenance of required reports, forms, records and statistics. The Lifeguard & Swim Instructor must have current, required certifications to lifeguard and provide aquatic instruction as per regulations including Standard First Aid with CPR, Red Cross Lifeguard or National Lifeguard, Red Cross Water Safety Instructor or Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor.
Must have excellent leadership, communication and problem solving skills, enjoy working as part of a team and interacting positively with children.
How to Apply
Please provide proof of current qualifications including Red Cross and/or NLS and Standard First Aid by April 18th, 2019 to YWCA St. Thomas Elgin at:
Aylmer Community Services,
25 Centre Street Aylmer, N5H 2Z4
Fax: 519- 765-2280 ATT: YWCA
The YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier free recruitment and selection processes. We welcome application from all qualified persons. If you require accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.