Lifeguard - Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England


Job Description

Under the supervision of the Waterfront Director, the Lifeguard works with aquatic staff to provide a safe and fun aquatic experience.

FLSA Status: Seasonal Temporary - June 15 – August 7, 2020.

Apply by: March 29 2020


Camp/Organization: Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England (ACA Accredited)

Location: Rhode Island

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal


• Must be 16 or older
• Current Lifeguarding certification required
• Small craft certification or boating experience desired
• Training and experience in waterfront safety practices and programming with an ability to direct aquatic activities desired
• Be able to pass a background check
• Must have reliable transportation
• Must be available for the full duration of the employment period


• Ability to make decisions and act wisely in emergencies
• Ability to observe camper behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques
• Ability to communicate and work with groups and provide necessary instruction to campers
• Desire and ability to work with children ages 5-17 in an outdoor setting
• Interact with girls, staff, volunteers, and families in a positive, professional manner
• Serve as a positive role-model for campers, staff, and volunteers

Additional Information

For more information about our camps, go to: GSSNE Camp locations are: • Camp Cookie, 116 Long Entry Road in Chepachet, RI • Camp Rocky Farm, 160 Carroll Avenue in Newport, RI • Camp Promising Acres, 580 Dillon Lane in Swansea, MA


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Miriam Montag

WARWICK, Rhode Island 02886