Elite Camps Hoop Dreams
Job Title: Waterfront Director
Reports To: Camp Director & Assistant Director
The Waterfront Director will oversee all aspects of our waterfront programming, safety, and emergency response preparedness. The Waterfront Director plays an integral role in our camp’s Leadership Team.
~ Ensuring the general safety of campers and staff at the waterfront.
~ Supervising the waterfront staff and ensuring that programming is run in a safe, fun, and responsible manner.
~ Managing any waterfront emergencies.
~ Lifeguarding duties
~ Assisting with program needs.
~ Perform all other duties and roles assigned by the Director or Assistant Director.
~ Lead the organizing and setting up of the Waterfront.
~ Attend daily LeadershipTeam meetings as scheduled.
~ Be on call and prepared to assume a lead role in crisis management/emergency response.
~ Ensure that all policies and procedures for the waterfront are strictly adhered to by all campers and staff.
~ Train staff how to safely supervise waterfront activities. Lead practical drills to ensure all staff knows safety protocols and can act with speed and effectiveness in emergency situations.
~ Manage rotational lifeguard schedule and waterfront specialty staff schedule.
~ Conduct an evaluation of campers’ swimming ability, and to ensure that campers who are not strong swimmers wear PFDs during free swim.
~ Set, and clearly explain to each new group of campers, all waterfront rules and procedures.
~ Plan and lead alternate activities when necessary (rain days, Colour War days…).
~ Conduct daily checks of facilities, equipment, and first aid supplies and report any issues to the Director.
~ Ensure that the waterfront area is kept tidy and safe and that all equipment is properly stored and cared for.
~ Participate in camp-wide special events.
Current National Lifeguard Qualification (NLS). (NL waterfront would be an asset.)
Current CPR-C and First Aid certification
Current Certified Pleasure Craft Operator
Vulnerable Sector Background Check
One week of Staff Training (June 26, 2021 – July 3, 2021) & 8 weeks of Camp (July 4, 2021 – August 28, 2021)
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