Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguard - 19032

Closing date: 
May 26, 2019
Job Description: 

Gordon Head Recreation Centre is seeking multiple certified Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguards who will be responsible for the safety and enjoyment of participants in aquatic activities and lesson delivery for Canadian Red Cross Water Safety and Life Saving programs. The successful candidates will lead activities, games and events of interest to the participants as well as perform hosting duties. This will also include evaluation of participants; record keeping and public relations. Aquatic Instructor II / Lifeguards will ensure participants are taught according to safety and skill standards outlined by Saanich and Aquatic agencies and that the facility and equipment are in safe, working condition.
Requirements include completion of Grade 10; current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Award; current National Lifeguard Service certification; current Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation certification – Level C with AED certification; current Standard First Aid certification; over three months, up to and including six months experience and a satisfactory police information check. 
Successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends, and nights (hours/shifts are subject to change).
Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis.  Saanich Recreation fills vacancies as needed through this competition and vacancies can occur throughout the year.  Applicants will only be contacted when a vacancy occurs and the applicant has suitable skills, knowledge and ability.
*Testing will be conducted*
Wage: $22.72 / hour + 13% in lieu of benefits

Contact Info
Heather Belecky
Information Phone: 
4100 Lambrick Way
Province or Territory: 
British Columbia
Postal Code: 
V8N 5R3