Are you looking for the best summer job ever? Look no further because ESF is hiring 100+ lifeguards/swim instructors to work across our 13 locations from mid-June through mid-August!
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. ESF offers competitive compensation, lifeguard certification reimbursement, accredited internships, 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 ESF gear! Enjoy your weekends and no need to work evening shifts once camp is in session. Supplement weekly earnings by giving after-camp private swimming lessons!
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:
ESF is hiring motivated leaders and strong swimmers with prior experience supervising children who believe in ESF’s mission, build positive relationships and ensure the well-being of others.
Lifeguards/swim instructors work from 8:30am to 4:00pm; Monday - Friday. Depending on the location, lifeguards/swim instructors are hired to work up to ten (10) consecutive weeks from mid-June through mid-August. ESF’s Lifeguard to camper ratio in the pool is 1:3.
You don’t currently have your Lifeguard certification including First Aid, CPR and AED? No problem! ESF will reimburse lifeguards/swim instructors up to $200 after a successful camp season for completing and passing a local or ESF-run lifeguard certification class.
You don’t have prior experience teaching swim lessons? That’s okay - ESF will teach you how to conduct swim lessons! Aquatics team members are trained on ESF’s swimming levels and lesson protocols prior to the start of camp. Teaching swim lessons is optional and lifeguard/swim instructors receive additional compensation for providing this private and semi-private instruction between 3:45pm and 5:00pm; Monday - Friday.
ESF 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.
*This Job Description is subject to change at any time.