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Lifeguard – NLS Certified

Since 1962, and situated in the heart of the city, we have created unforgettable summer memories for thousands of boys and girls, as one of Toronto’s longest-running, most comprehensive camps. Bayview Glen Camp offers programs for children between the ages of 4 – 14. We offer enriched and balanced programs for our youngest campers, to activity electives for our oldest campers as they grow, and their tastes broaden. We are proud to have been voted ‘Best Co-Ed Day Camp’ by City Parent readers, more than once!


Bayview Glen is currently looking to hire NLS certified lifeguards for the coming Summer of 2021. Lifeguards will be responsible for accompanying and supervising campers at their selected water-specific specialty camps (Sailing, Wakeboarding/Inflatable, and more). This position reports directly to the Camp Director.


Dates of Employment

Start Date: July 5th, 2021 (not including pre-camp training dates)

End Date: August 20th, 2021

Location: 85 Moatfield Dr, Toronto, ON M3B, Canada


Responsibilities and Duties

Accompanying campers via bus to their water-specific specialty camps.

Taking camper attendance when getting on and off the bus at any point.

Responsible for supervising the waterfront area of our individual specialty camps.

Ensure the safety and health of campers and staff while at the water-specific specialty camps.

Ensuring all Covid-19 Safety protocols and Government regulations are being followed.

Communicate regularly with administrative staff member to ensure awareness of any physical, psychological, emotional and/or medical limitations of campers and/or staff that could affect their safety in the water.

Communicate with contact at specialty camps to ensure awareness of any physical, psychological, emotional and/or medical limitations of campers and/or staff that could affect their safety in the water.

Perform rescues and administer First Aid as needed.

Assist in maintaining daily records and inspections of waterfront area.

Qualifications and Skills

Current National Lifeguard Service (NLS) qualifications (or Red Cross certification).

Standard First Aid Training and CPR- C or higher required (certified on or after September 2019).

Comfortable providing detailed and written incident/accident reports.

Additional aquatic qualifications an asset (Pool Operator, Aquatic Safety inspector, NLS Instructor, Lifesaving instructor, swim instructor, instructor training.

Preference given to those applicants with previous life-guarding experience within a camp and waterfront setting.

As a condition of employment, a current Vulnerable Sector Screening Police Check and First Aid certification will be required.

To Apply:

Apply today by filling out and submitting our 2021 Staff Application through our website, which can be found at: . Please be sure to make note of the position you are applying for.

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for your interest; however only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries or agencies please.

 At Bayview Glen we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all members of our school community feel valued, respected, and supported. We encourage qualified applications from the diverse communities in which we live and serve and who may contribute to the further diversification of perspectives and ideas. We will accommodate needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please contact our Human Resources Department for assistance if required.


Waterfront / Swim Specialist

April 7, 2021

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