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American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Cross

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Hammerheads Swim Team

Lap Swimming

PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Cross

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Hammerheads Swim Team

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Group Swim Lessons

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PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

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Aquatics: American Red Cross Instructor

Under the direct supervision of the Aquatics Director, the American Red Cross Instructor will lead all Health & Safety courses. Creates a fun, safe, and inviting learning environment to ensure a positive member experience in accordance with the JCC aquatic policy and American Red Cross guidelines. Builds strong relationships with participants and continually recommends classes based on interest.

$30 – $35/hr

RESPONSIBILITIES & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Arrives to all shifts 15 minutes prior to start of shift, in uniform, and prepared
  • Performs equipment checks and ensures appropriate equipment is available as needed.
  • Reserves classroom, pool space, etc. as need to conduct all portions of the course.
  • Instructs classes in accordance with JCC policies, including covering all class components and using proper teaching technique in accordance to the ARC guidelines.
  • Responsible for attending all scheduled classes; when an absence is unavoidable, secures a substitute and provides lesson plans for that substitute.
  • Maintains accurate records as required by the JCC such as class attendance and performance skills.
  • Maintains a constant watch on all class participants and ensures the highest level of safety during the class.
  • Maintains effective, positive relationships with the members, participants, and other staff.
  • Ensures the health and safety of all members and participants by knowing, understanding, and consistently enforcing safety rules, policies, procedures, and regulations for the pool and aquatic area.
  • Teaches with enthusiasm and creativity
  • Knows/reviews all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with JCC policies and procedures.
  • Completes related reports as required.
  • Maintains all required certifications for position while employed.
  • Submits all course completion records in a timely manner and in accordance with ARC guidelines.
  • Exercise good judgment and communicate concerns to your supervisor.
  • Keep pool area and equipment clean, neat, and organized.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by Aquatics Director.
  • Promote Aquatic Programs.
  • Attends and participates in all in-service trainings and staff meetings.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and demeanor
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as instructed by the Aquatics Director

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS:

  • ARC (or equivalent) CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
  • ARC (or equivalent) Lifeguard
  • ARC (or equivalent) LGI
  • ARC (or equivalent) Babysitter’s Training Instructor, or ability to obtain within 30-days of employment
  • ARC (or equivalent) Remote & Wilderness First Aid Instructor, or ability to obtain within 30-days of employment

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Frequently required to stand, sit, walk, climb, and/or balance.
  • Frequently required to reach with hands and arms.
  • Frequently required to kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENTS:

  • Frequently exposed to wet and humid conditions.
  • Frequently exposed to moderate to high noise levels.
  • Frequently exposed to warm environments.
    Occasionally exposed to fumes, airborne, or bloodborne pathogens.

AFTER HIRE REQUIREMENTS:

Aquatics New Hire Orientation before first shift.

 

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