Swim Instructor + Lifeguard
The Swim Instructor is responsible for overseeing all matters concerning the Camp Kirk swim program and pool. The following outlines the main job duties of the Swim Instructor:
Swim Program: planning and facilitating a fun and engaging recreational swim program that meets the needs of individual campers, as well as the whole group.
Lifeguarding: daily lifeguarding duties, as well as supervising and overseeing the team of lifeguards that supervise the pool during ‘free swims’.
Pool Maintenance: conducting daily maintenance to ensure that the pool is in a healthy and safe state for swimming [previous experience not required- training provided]
The Swim Instructor is part of the General Staff team. In addition to their program area, all staff are assigned a cabin group of 4-6 campers that they are responsible for within a counsellor team of 3-4 staff members. Staff are assigned a different cabin group and counselling teams each session, therefore there is the possibility to work with any and all age groups (ages 6-16), and a variety of different staff members.
CONTRACT DETAILS + COMPENSATION
The dates of employment run from June 18th – September 2nd. Staff reside at camp in cabins with 2-4 other staff members. Room and Board is provided over and above the salary.
The compensation for first-year staff is $3,335* *$2,635 base salary + $700 bonus compensation for submitting contract documents on time and completing the summer season
REQUIREMENTS & EXPECTATIONS
19 years of age by June 2021
Able to obtain CPR and Standard First Aid certification by June 2021
Previous experience working in a camp environment is an asset
Previous experience working with children and/or individuals with exceptionalities is an asset
Fill out a Staff Application through the Camp Kirk website, or using the following link: www.campkirkstaff.campbrainstaff.com