Responsible for the safety and delivery of all aquatics programs at Camp. She/he is responsible for delivery of swimming lessons, guarding for recreational swims and for small watercraft use, if assigned.
Participates in the daily implementation of the aquatics program. Works cooperatively with Camp Director to enrich all-camp and aquatic programs including swimming, boating, and rainy-day activities to facilitate general camp operations.
Develops, follows and enforces all waterfront safety measures and emergency procedures to ensure all health, safety and program standards are followed at all times in compliance with state regulations, ACA Standards, Girl Scout Safety Activity Checkpoints, and GSOFCT Policies.
Apply by: June 9 2019
Camp/Organization: Camp Laurel (ACA Accredited)
Location: Lebanon, CT
Type of Position: Director
Time Frame: Seasonal
Salary: $400-$500 per week
Must be at least 21 years of age. 2 years plus experience in a supervisory role waterfront staff on an open waterfront. Ability to demonstrate his/her competency in both lifeguarding and swimming skills. Ability to work and communicate with a diverse group of staff and campers (background/abilities) to encourage full participation in Girl Scouting. The ideal candidate will possess experience which relates to job responsibilities including successful experience in camping, swimming, group leadership, and organizational skills and experience working with children. Ability to effectively communicate and work with a diverse group of staff/campers (background/abilities) to encourage full participation in Girl Scouting.
3 plus seasons in a management role at an open waterfront. Be current in all certifications. Laurel is a resident camp. Should candidate live with in a 25 mile radius of camp, does not need to live on site.
Lifeguard certification as applicable to the facility. Current CPR for the Professional Rescuer/AED and First Aid certifications are required. Current Waterfront Module required Water Safety Instructor preferred. Lifeguard Management preferred. Small craft preferred.