Summer Camp Lifeguard/Swim Instructor- Overnight Basketball Camp, 76ers Camps - ESF Camps

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Hospitality - Lodging/Resort/Travel



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Position Summary

Are you looking for the best summer job ever? Look no further because 76ers Basketball Camp is hiring lifeguards/swim instructors to work at our overnight camp in July.

Join our mission-driven team for a fun and rewarding summer! Make a positive impact on children while receiving comprehensive training, professional development, unique resume building and networking opportunities. 76ers Camps offers competitive compensation, accredited internships and field work hours for graduate and undergraduate students, CEU credits for teachers, flexible schedules, year-round aftercare, mentoring opportunities and an employee referral program consisting of bonuses and 76ers gear!

What will you do all summer (in addition to having fun with your campers and fellow team members!)? A lifeguard/swim instructor is responsible for:

  • Guarding the pool; observing and supervising the swimming area during scheduled shifts
  • Supervising campers [ages nine (9) to seventeen (17)] during open swim periods
  • Ensuring the safety of everyone in the pool area
  • Providing swim test prior to entering deep end of pool
  • Actively participating in all aquatic activities
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and upkeep of the pool facility
  • Position Objective/Purpose

    76ers Camps is hiring motivated leaders and strong swimmers with prior experience supervising children who believe in 76ers Camp s mission, build positive relationships and ensure the well-being of others.

    Position Scope Factors

    The camp runs Sunday to Friday in July. Arrival date is June 28th. Lifeguards/swim instructors are hired to work up to four consecutive weeks in July.

    You don t currently have your Lifeguard certification including First Aid, CPR and AED? No problem! 76ers Camps will reimburse lifeguards/swim instructors up to $200 after a successful camp season for completing and passing a local or 76ers Camps-run lifeguard certification class.

    76ers Campers lifeguards/swim instructors are not required to have a Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification to teach swim lessons. If you have your WSI certification, additional compensation is offered.

    Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for lifeguarding and ensuring the safety of all campers in and around the pool
  • Supervise campers [ages nine (9) to seventeen (17)] during open swim periods
  • Actively participate in all aquatics activities
  • Enforce all pool rules and regulations
  • Maintain the cleanliness and upkeep of the pool facility
  • Give basic first aid if necessary
  • Work effectively with other lifeguards/swim instructors and collaborate on daily responsibilities
  • Serve as a positive role model to campers
  • Exhibit 76ers Camps Core Values at all times and to adhere to all company policies
  • Have fun
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Position Competencies for Success

  • Understand and support the mission of the organization
  • Commit to the growth and development of youth
  • Work effectively with others in all levels of the organization in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate outstanding communication skills; using clear, concise and professional language when interacting with campers, camp families and colleagues
  • Be responsible, reliable and safe
  • Always have a positive, can-do attitude
  • Be patient, caring and creative
  • Produce consistent, high-quality work
  • Demonstrate excellent judgment; identify problems and work quickly to find solutions
  • Be a flexible, adaptive and a team player
  • Desire to make a difference in the life of a 76ers Campers
  • Experience Requirements

  • Minimum of eighteen (18) years of age
  • Must be a strong swimmer
  • Willingness to obtain or renew Lifeguard certification including First Aid, CPR and AED if not currently certified
  • Ability to react quickly in emergency situations
  • Previous lifeguarding experience preferred but not required
  • Prior experience teaching swim lessons preferred but not required
  • Previous competitive or organized swimming experience preferred but not required
  • Certification Requirements

  • Lifeguard certification including First Aid, CPR and AED
  • ESF will reimburse lifeguards/swim instructors up to $200 after a successful camp season for completing and passing a local or 76ers Camps-run Lifeguard certification course
  • Reporting Relationships

  • Reports directly to the Camp Director. May also take direction from and is overall accountable to the Assistant Director.
  • Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

    This job description is subject to change at any time.


    Associated topics: aquatics, county, group, host, middle school, music, program, resident, school, youth

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